Happy First Birthday, GROW-Food!
Rogers Park Business Alliance, Glenwood Sunday Market, the City of Chicago’s Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection, Miller/Coors Foundation, hundreds of Kickstarter backers, and kitchen partners Green Spirit Living... Read more
GROW-Food Kicking Off in Early 2014!
We are pleased to update you with the exciting news that our GROW-Food business incubator project will be kicking off in early 2014 as planned! The past few months have... Read more
One Hour to Go,141% Funded and Deepest Gratitude
Good morning everyone and thank you once again for your generous support of GROW-Food! With one hour to go until our Kickstarter campaign ends and all of your credit cards... Read more
GROW-Food: Change the way we access and consume local food
As you know, on July 23, Rogers Park Business Alliance and its program Glenwood Sunday Market announced along with World Business Chicago and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, that... Read more
7 Days to GROW-Food Even More!
We are in the homestretch as we come in to our last week of our very first Kickstarter campaign! As you all know, we are thrilled beyond belief to have... Read more
Growing GROW-Food! New Incentive at the $25 and up!
Things are happening so fast with the GROW-Food campaign, our heads are swimming! From reaching our initial goal in just 14 days to being featured in a Chicago Ideas Week... Read more
Stretch Goal...$5,000 to fund individual professional consultations!
Thank you and STRETCH GOAL Announcement
Thank you for backing GROW-Food! We are thrilled to have raised our $10,000 goal, ecstatic to have qualified for an additional $5,000 grant from... Read more
We reached our goal!
Wow! We have reached our $10,000 goal with 17 days to go in our campaign. What a wonderful thing! We could never have achieved this amazing feat without you...and we... Read more
Hello and here we go! At 86% funded, we feel GROW-Food growing!
A great big huge thank you to all of you wonderful supporters! We are thrilled to announce we are 86% funded...and we can definitely feel GROW-Food becoming more real with... Read more
71% funded 7 days, $10K peeking over the horizon
As one of our backers, you probably heard, read or were otherwise made aware of the fact that I had this idea that maybe, just maybe, we could raise $10K... Read more
Four Days, 42% funded plus our $10K in 1 Day Challenge!
It hardly seems possible that one week ago today, I was sitting at home at my dining room table sketching out a timeline and communication plan for GROW-Food to go... Read more
What an amazing launch day!
It's unbelievably just 22 hours since we launched GROW-Food....and we are 14% funded! A huge, huge thank you to everyone who has backed us so far. We hope you'll help... Read more
Wow!! Our project has been selected to Seed Chicago, the City of Chicago’s new curated Kickstarter page for projects specifically focusing on job creation and growth in Chicago’s neighborhoods AND... Read more