Save the Sexton!

Ryan and Amber need your help.  The Sexton is one of the many small businesses impacted by Covid 19. We have spent the last weeks deciding if we can stay in business, and we are counting on this fund-raiser as one of our life-savers. We are hopeful that you all see the value of maintaining  small, family owned businesses in our communities. 

We are working on other revenue streams to keep afloat during these unprecedented times, where we cannot conduct business as usual. This Friday we are launching our first take-out menu which includes cocktail kits, so be on the look out for that! We are also looking into low interest loans, but as any small business owner will tell you, taking on more debt is not an ideal solution for long term feasibility.  

This money will be used to pay rent for our downtown ballard space, pay employees, and purchase food to get up and running again. We are unable to do this without your help! We are behind on rent as we had to prioritize other expenses (payroll,  taxes) as business dwindled (eventually to nothing) due to Covid.  We need these funds by May 15th in order to stay in business!

So how can you help? 
-Donate here (all amounts help!)
-buy a gift card by messaging us! 
-buy take out meals, starting this Friday (April 24)! Menus will be posted on our IG and FB pages.

To show our gratitude to those who are able to donate generously, we are excited to offer Own the Sexton for the Night! 

Invite your friends, family, or coworkers to host your own private party at the Sexton. You have the entire place to yourselves! Food, drinks, staff included!
Obviously this will be awarded once businesses are open and it's safe to congregate. (disclaimer: food/drink total cannot exceed amount donated but you will not be charged for the space or service!)

$1500 donation = pick a Monday night
$2500 donation = pick a Tues-Thurs night
$5000 donation = pick a Friday or Saturday night

This is a really fun way to meaningfully support a small business in your community and host your next event (or party!) in style!

Thank you all who have supported our business over the years. We appreciate each and every one of you! And to those who are able to help now, thank you, thank you, thank you. You do not know how much this means to our family, and we look forward to serving you in the very near future. 

With love and gratitude,

Ryan and Amber and the Sexton crew

Donations ()

  • Anonymous 
    • $100 
    • 3 d
  • Anonymous 
    • $25 
    • 3 d
  • Teresa Wagner 
    • $50 
    • 8 d
  • Joseph Sexton 
    • $1,000 
    • 14 d
  • Emily Deno 
    • $75 
    • 16 d
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Amber Sexton 
Seattle, WA
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