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Help me bring the Cider Barrel back to life!

A project in Germantown, MD by Brandi Edinger

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Local Pastry Chef wants to revive a piece of Maryland's history by turning the space into a bakery, offering fresh baked goods & cider.
Backers: 135
Average Pledge Per Backer: $72

Funded: $9,715 of $85,000
Dates: Aug 9th -> Oct 8th (60 days)
Project By: Brandi Edinger
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Latest News

Thank you Germantown Copy center!

September 8th - via:
I want to give a huge "Thank You!" to Germantown Copy Center. Mr. Springer has so kindly donated yard signs as well as a banner to help spread the word. They are absolutely beautiful! I know where I will be going for any future printing/copying... (Read More)

The halfway mark....

September 7th - via:
Good morning everyone! We are just about at the halfway point and backing has slowed drastically. Considering the unfortunate events in Texas and their need for donations, it is completely understandable as they need it more than I do. I appreciate... (Read More)


September 2nd - via:
Tomorrow's flea market (Germantown) is cancelled due to expected rain.  I will keep everyone posted on new locations as I get more info. Hope you have a great weekend! -Brandi  (Read More)

**Correction** We will be at the Germantown Flea Market Sat. Sept. 2nd

August 27th - via:
Hi everyone! Be sure to stop by and see us at the Germantown Flea Market next weekend! **We will be there Saturday Sept. 2nd from 8-1pm.  All proceeds will help fund the Cider Barrel project.        (Read More)

Visit us Sat. Sept 3. at the Germantown flea market

August 26th - via:
Hope everyone is enjoying their weekend!  I will be setting up this Saturday 09/03 at the Germantown Flea Market (near the train station on Germantown Rd.). There will be baked goods for sale in effort to raise money towards the Cider Barrel... (Read More)

Thank you WDVM for helping to spread the word!

August 25th - via: (Read More)

Look for a feature today on local WDVM news!! :)

August 23rd - via:
Behind the scenes -interview with local WDVM    (Read More)

Good Morning Everyone!! (update)

August 23rd - via:
Thank you EVERYONE for all of your support! I cannot believe how many people have either donated or reached out to me to volunteer. I thank all of you from the bottom of my heart! I am still very far from my goal of $85k. Please continue to share my... (Read More)

Historic Cider Barrel

August 19th - via:
"The building was built in 1925 to make and sell cider, but I am trying to turn it into a pastry shop where I make everything in house." (Read More)

Letter of support from the Germantown Alliance

August 12th - via:
Letter of support    (Read More)

Thank you Germantown Pulse for the support!

August 12th - via: Germantown Pulse    (Read More)

Thank you Bethesda Magazine for the support!

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