SiB Cafe

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SiB Cafe is an indie bookstore and artisan cafe with a liquor license that will host literary events and offer a safe, relaxed place for patrons. We will be a unique space for bibliophiles, readers, writers, and those with a general interest in literature to have a place to meet, greet, drink, and eat.

The money will be used to pay for the start-up costs associated with licensing, fees, insurance, accounting, and legal. We're seeking immediate funding for this stage.

The bookstore/cafe is a dream of mine I've had for many years, ever since I started the St. Louis Indie Book Fair. I want to continue to foster writers and encouraging reading and thoughtful discussion. I've procrastinated starting this venture because there was always something stopping me. Usually me. But a few things have recently developed in me and have manifested around me--mainly the perfect venue--that tells me now is the time to move, funds be damned, and trust this is my moment. Thank you for considering my project.

Donations (0)

  • Lori Routh 
    • $20 
    • 3 d
  • Anonymous 
    • $10 
    • 4 d
  • Michael Allen 
    • $50 
    • 4 d
  • Laura Bailey-Gibson 
    • $25 
    • 4 d
  • F. Kenneth Taylor  
    • $15 
    • 5 d
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Organizer

Mark Pannebecker 
Organizer
Saint Louis, MO
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