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A Cakepoppery! The Next Big Thing in the Dessert World

A project in Washington, DC by Yael Krigman
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Help Build DC's First Cakepoppery!
Backers: 668
Average Pledge Per Backer: $111

Funded: $74,316 of $70,000
Dates: May 8th -> Jun 9th (33 days)
Project By: Yael Krigman
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Latest News

D.C. KickstartUps Find Success With Crowd Funding

June 17th - via: washington.cbslocal.com
Pulling yourself up by your bootstraps is easier when a few thousand people give you a boost. That’s what D.C. entrepreneurs who have successfully funded businesses and projects with the crowd-funding platform Kickstarter have learned. (Read More)

D.C. Will Get Its First Cakepoppery: DCist

June 10th - via: dcist.com
WASHINGTON D.C. - The people of Washington have spoken with their wallets, and they have said "Yes!" to cake pops. A Kickstarter to help turn Yael Krigman's online cake pop business into D.C.'s first brick-and-mortar cakepoppery was successfully funded this weekend, raising over $74,000 in one month. Over 660 backers gave money. (Read More)

We did it!!!!

June 8th - via: kickstarter.com
For the first time in I don't know how long, I took a nap in the middle of the day.  When I woke up, there were a slew of e-mails in my inbox congratulating me.  I was so confused... and then I realized what everyone was talking about.  We did... (Read More)

Down to the Wire

June 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Kickstarter Backers, With 35 hours to go, we have 579 backers and we're less than $3000 away from our goal.  We just need one more big push this weekend and there's no doubt in my mind that we'll reach $70k by tomorrow and our project will be... (Read More)

Your Efforts Are Paying Off!

June 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Kickstarter Backers, With 400+ backers, we've raised nearly $59,000!  Plus, our campaign got more press!  Check out Roksana Slavinsky's article in Legal Bisnow. I've been polling new backers to see how they heard about our Kickstarter... (Read More)

Voice of America Coverage of Our Campaign

June 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Kickstarter Backers, It was incredibly exciting when our Kickstarter campaign made national news on CNN last month.  Now the whole world will know about our quest to fund DC's first cakepoppery through crowdsourcing!  Watch Voice of America... (Read More)

A Challenge for You

June 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Wow.  You all are truly amazing.  We're now have 332 backers and we've raised almost $49,000!!!!  We've gotten a lot of new backers over the past couple of days, thanks in large part to your efforts.  And many of you have increased - some more... (Read More)

8 Days to Go!

June 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Can you believe it? In just a few weeks, over 300 people have backed Baked by Yael's Kickstarter campaign and we've raised over $43,000! Our campaign ends a week from tomorrow. This is the home stretch. We need to reach our $70,000 goal by next... (Read More)

We're Halfway There!

May 28th - via: kickstarter.com
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How did you find us??

May 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
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CNN Report on Baked by Yael's Kickstarter Campaign

May 20th - via: kickstarter.com
CNN did a story on our Kickstarter campaign! tinyurl.com/mf3k22w  (Read More)

Watch Yael on ABC 7 News Today at 5pm!

May 19th - via: kickstarter.com
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Making Serious Progress... 25 Days to Go!

May 15th - via: kickstarter.com
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Kickstarter could fund D.C.’s first cake pop shop

May 14th - via: washingtonpost.com
You’ve heard of cake pops, and you’ve heard of bakeries, but have you ever been to a … cakepoppery? If Yael Krigman’s Kickstarter is successful, D.C. could soon see its first. The 32-year-old corporate lawyer-turned-baker has been whipping up batches of cake pops and bagels in Cleveland Park for almost three years, and now hopes to raise $70,000 for a brick-and-mortar location. (Read More)

We Broke $10,000!

May 11th - via: kickstarter.com
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Day 1 Debrief

May 9th - via: kickstarter.com
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