The Rusty Knot Staff Relief Fund

Dear Rusty Knot Family,

We love you and miss you and can't wait to see you again. But right now The Rusty doors are closed.  As we face this crisis as a city, as friends, and as family, it's become more apparent that we're all in this together.  Due to the citywide business closures, our staff is out of work, and as the nature of the business dictates, we don't have the option of working from home.  And we don't know when we'll be back to work.  

The uncertainty of the days ahead weighs on all of us.  We know that so many of you are suffering too, and not everyone is in a position to help... hey, that's ok! But if you are, and you'd like to send a little love our way, we'd appreciate it to the ends of the Earth. 

We hope to be there for you again with frozen goodness and mermaids  and laughs. We hope to line up those picklebacks and hear your stories and tell you bad jokes and commiserate. We'll even give you an extra cherry if you ask. ;)

Please spread the word, and please share if you can.

Stay healthy and safe. With love and immense gratitude...

Michelle, Ryan, Victor, Dan, Adrian, Manuel, Ron & Walter

(Michelle is heading up the effort and will distribute with 100% transparency to staff.)
  • Tony Sachs 
    • $25 
    • 9 mos
  • Steven Miller 
    • $50 
    • 12 mos
  • Kitty Gulinello 
    • $10 
    • 12 mos
  • Christina Caputo 
    • $24 
    • 12 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $24 
    • 12 mos
See all


Michelle Brotherton 
New York, NY
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