We are launching a crowdfunding campaign on December 17th, 2017 to raise $75,000 to upgrade the commercial kitchen in the basement!
The first campaign will be for $15,000 toward Phase 1: Groundwork.
Check out the campaign video here: https://omnicommons.org/omnikitchen.mp4
Here's a draft of the campaign text: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1MJf6NxPiCOFp-5vNGKW39Z5U5AyVcuOgzEoDxJP8VqU/edit?usp=sharing
You can see a full itemizable budget here: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1gog9KDQb8youQp8LalMM11vquNyWAVN2v2z_LEeTVR8/edit#gid=0
- EVERYONE: Help us secure pre-pledges from now until launch: research suggests securing pledges totalling 20% of the overall goal from major donors in advance of the public campaign launch is one of the surest indicators of success. Here's some draft text you can user
- add pledges to the spreadsheet [ping jenny for link]
- EVERYONE: Reach out to press contacts - we are currently drafting a press release to be published on Monday, December 18th [ping jenny for link]
- Upload finalized video to Omni's YouTube - Anka
- Finalize the campaign text - Laura/Jenny/Marcus/others??
- Draft a quarter-sheet flyer - Grant
- Add to the WishList the top kitchen equipment choices that we'd like to have donated to us - Jenny/Ken/others??
- Set up campaign page - Jenny [ping for access]
- EVERYONE: Distribute flyers, outreach to your networks via mailing lists, social media, announcements at events, etc;
- ANYONE: Create a short (30-second - 1-minute) video encapsulating the spirit of your collective/project and how the kitchen would benefit you/your community
Planning meetings are now taking place every Wednesday at 6pm in the Basement Library.
If you'd like to help out, you can join the mailing list here: https://omnicommons.org/lists/listinfo/kitchen
Meeting Minutes Archive
- Event:2017/12/13 Basement Kitchen Meeting
- Event:2017/12/06 Basement Kitchen Meeting
- Event:2017/11/24 Basement Kitchen Meeting
- Event:2017/11/13 Basement Kitchen Meeting
- Event:2017/10/26 Basement Kitchen Meeting
- Event:2017/10/11 Basement Kitchen Meeting
- Event:2017/09/25 Basement Kitchen Meeting
- Event:2017/09/17 Basement Kitchen Meeting