The Meanwhile Bar: Support Your Local Bartenders

With the recent Covid-19 crisis, The Meanwhile Bar is closing its doors for the first time in 12 years. We are asking our devoted friends for help in supporting our staff during this time of need. As a community hub and local watering hole, we have dedicated our livelihood on providing a second home for many members of the community. We are hopeful about the future and look forward to serving you again, but in the meanwhile, our staff is facing financial hardships. We need your support more now than ever. We love and miss you, and cannot wait to reopen our doors.   

With love and respect, 

The Meanwhile staff

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  • Samara Napolitan 
    • $20 
    • 1 d
  • Emily Hromi 
    • $20 
    • 1 d
  • Tom Hone 
    • $10 
    • 3 d
  • Joel Peterson 
    • $100 
    • 3 d
  • Anonymous 
    • $50 
    • 6 d
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Sherri Buchman 
Grand Rapids, MI
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