Things like this are why kickstarter is a bad idea. I think it's one thing to raise money to release a self-released record (with awesome things to give away), so you don't have to deal with BS labels.
But seriously - buying a van is a basic fundamental of being in a band.
Get a job and save money.
I don't care what band you were previously in.
Next step is starting a kickstarter to start a band.
Help me buy instruments, and hire musicians, and songwriters.
They weren't "previously in" AK. Indian School is just a new name, as far as I know.