Looking for Funding for Start Up Business. We will be a Cafe/ Lounge, selling Hot and cold Coffee and tea style beverages along with a few other related Items.We have a few more ideas that we are working on for the business, but just need some help with the start up costs. It's always been my business partners and my dream to open our own business and give back to the community. With every donation, $10 and up you will receive a thank you gift(s) for your support and a place on our funding wall on our web site and in the store.
Welcome and Thank You for Being apart of our great journey! :)
Hope everyone had a nice and safe 4th! Been a little while since our last update. We went and look at another property and are waiting back for word from the owner and still waiting on another property as well. Billie's still working hard on our business plan and it should be complete with in the next week or so. Remember to Share and Donate!!!! I'd like to Thank everyone for their support. Keep it going!!! :)
Quick Update. On Tuesday Billie and I are going to look at another possible site for the Cafe. It will need a lot of work done to the inside and outside, but from what we could see from the windows seems like we could make it work. We will need your support more than ever if this turns out to be the best location. Keep up the awesome work sharing and Don't forget to Donate!!! Love as always!
It's been a bit of a slow week for Billie and I but we're still hard at work and keeping things moving. Tuesday we had a meeting with a Great guy from the SBDC, named Joe Belinsky, to help us on with the further planning of Cafe' La Vape'.
We've gotten over 500 views and 2 donations so far. Thank you to the Donators and to Everyone who has Shared and continue to share in our Journey!
I just finished the video for our campaign and Billie and I have been busy working on the plans for the Business.We will be meeting with the SBA on Tuesday to get some further assistance with planning. We've gotten 446 views and 1 new donation. Thank you! Thank you! to who ever it was. Thank you to everyone who shares our page and for the Donations that we have received . Love you guys and Keep it going!
Day 13 of the Campaign and we've gotten 389 views.Thank you so much! To those of you that have been pushing the campaign and trying to help us get the donations needed to get us up and running. We will be adding some videos soon. Billie and I are both very Camera shy, so this should be very interesting! lol
A little update of what we have been doing the last week or so. I have been working on some ideas for the logo and checking on ways to save money on the equipment need for the making of the most beautiful beverage ever discovered,( Coffee of course ). Billie and I are busy at work talking to realtors and getting the business plan together. The question being, Steubenville or Weirton? Any suggestion?
Well that's all I have for now so hopefully in a day or so we will have a video up for your viewing pleasure and some good news that we have had many many of our friends and family get on board, ( Thank you Brenda), so we can get this Party Started! Love ya!
Hope everyone had a great memorial day weekend! We are a week into our campaign and we are getting more and more views every day. Up to 326 views! Keep sharing and Thank you to everyone who keeps following our journey and sharing it.
Billie and I are full steam ahead! We're searching for a site and putting together an exciting menu for the different Coffee and tea beverages that we are going to serve. If anyone has any suggestions or if you would like to see us have a particular item on the menu, let us know. Any suggestions or feed back is welcome! We want to make our customers happy so don't be shy let us know what you would like!
Hello everyone! Happy Saturday! We've gotten so many views, but no Donations as of yet, except for the $50.00 Offline Donation From Brenda. Thank you again Brenda!
*UPDATE* - Billie and I went to look at a space on Thursday and it would be perfect for the Cafe'. Her and I are both very excited about getting started and bringing everyone a great and wonderful coffee experience, along with the other products that we will be offering. It's going to be something that our area hasn't had a chance to experience.
We really need your support on order to get this up and running. Even if it's just $1.00, $5.00, or $10.00. Every little bit helps. If you would like any information about the cafe' or just about us add a comment on here or you can go to our facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/CafeLaVape/ . We are still working on it, but it's getting there. Remember Share, Donate, and be Awesome! Love ya!
Ok! Billie and I have an appointment to go look at a building tomorrow for a possible site of the business.Looking forward to it. 139 views and still only one donation. Keep sharing and Donate if you can! Peace and Love! :)
Ok! 2nd day of our new fundraising campaign. We have had a lot of views but no donations. Wait we still have the $50.00 donation From Brenda Wright! Love ya Brenda! So that's $50.00 of our goal.
I know it's just started and I'm really exited about the whole fundraising thing. Billie and I will keep you all updated in our progress and to let you in on some of the day to day things we are doing to start this business.
If any of you have any suggestions feel free to comment, leave feed back or would just like to let us know what kinds of coffee, or teas you prefer and would like to see us carry in the cafe' let us know.
Please keep sharing! Remember Any amount of donation will help. I know with your help we can make this happen. Peace and Love!