Basic Kitchen Family Fund

Dear Friends of BK,

As of Tuesday, March 17th we had to close the doors to our restaurant, Basic Kitchen.

Over the last 2 years, it has been our privilege to provide local seasonal healthy food to our wonderful community and so many hungry travelers. We live for doing it.
But now we need to reach out to you for help...

We are trying to raise money for our BK Family.  Like so many restaurants and businesses around the world, we had to let our employees go on Tuesday. They are truly our Charleston family, and we want to help support them and their families.
The money raised will help us in this endeavor for two months.

Whether you can give $5 or $500, we greatly appreciate you and your generosity.
100% of your donations go straight to our restaurant and all those who make it run.

Sending so much love and thanks, we cannot wait to cook you bright good food again,  

xx Ben & Kate

P.S. For those who are fortunate enough to donate a larger amount, here are some incentives to do so AFTER all this passes and we are all back healthy, happy & dancing in the streets together! (if you choose one of these options below, please note in your donation message :)

--- $300 buys you a dinner for 2 plus a BK goodie bag of a candle & cookbook

--- $500 buys you a full day of design consultation for your home from our owner Kate Towill ! 

--- $1000 dinner & drinks for 10 

--- $2000 buys you a night of private chef cooking in your home for a party of 12 or less - with Robin & Ben :)

--- $3000 buys you a 3-course dinner party in our back garden for 30 of your friends and bottomless beet margaritas :)

--- $5000 is our Sunday Supper Buy-Out... this gets you the entire restaurant inside & garden on a Sunday eve, including food & wine  (fits 70 people)


Donations ()

  • Anonymous 
    • $50 
    • 18 hrs
  • Pat and Lou Kaufman 
    • $500 
    • 20 hrs
  • Heather Sullivan 
    • $50 
    • 3 d
  • Anonymous 
    • $200 
    • 4 d
  • Anonymous 
    • $100 
    • 5 d
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Benjamin Towill 
Charleston, SC
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