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The Independent Cafe: Bar Harbor's community cafe.

A project in Bar Harbor, ME by Timothy Rich

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Looking to bring our cafe to the next level. Renovating and moving to our new and larger space.
Backers: 159
Average Pledge Per Backer: $51

Funded: $8,055 of $8,000
Dates: Apr 8th -> May 4th (26 days)
Project By: Timothy Rich
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Latest News

10 hours to go!!!!

May 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Only ten hours to go friends!  We still have $235 dollars to raise!  Please share this link one last time with your endorsement.  Give your friends something to see when they check their facebook/twitter/email this morning.  Thank you all for... (Read More)

54 hours to go!

May 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Only a little over two days left of this Kickstarter.  Wow.  I've been so encouraged by all the support everyone has given, both in their contributions and in their really digging into this project, sharing our mission with the community, and... (Read More)

2.5 days to go!!!!!

April 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Okay everyone, we only have two and a half days to go!  We are only about $1,300 dollars off from our goal, and I have friends who are willing to make up the difference as long as we get close.  The shop has been painted and most of the build out... (Read More)

What a community cafe on Main Street means to us

April 27th - via: kickstarter.com
I'll be honest, when the alarm goes off at 4:30 am, I really don't want to get up.  I smack it a couple of times, missing the sleep button entirely, and eventually open my eyes.  By 5:00 I'm out the door, into the chilly pre-dawn air, and driving... (Read More)

Update #3 - What We Talk About When We Talk About Main Street

April 24th - via: kickstarter.com
AS I write this I'm sitting at an outdoor table at a Starbucks just off the highway in Waterville, Maine.  I stopped here briefly to fuel up and calm down following a brief, hectic trip to Portland.  I suppose I need to get used to this pace again,... (Read More)

Update #2

April 20th - via: kickstarter.com
So apparently video updates temporarily aren't an option because Tim's iphone doesn't seem to completely synch with his Chromebook, but we still wanted to give everyone an update on how things are going.   WE HIT HALF OUR GOAL!!!!!   Yes, with the... (Read More)

Update #1

April 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi friends!   This is the first in a series of kickstarter updates we are going to be doing over the next month as our dream of opening a community cafe on Bar Harbor's Main Street comes to life.  Today we finished filling in holes, moved some... (Read More)

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