(KRON) — A bunch of Anchor Brewing Firm workers attempting to avoid wasting the brewery is about to begin speaking to traders, they stated Monday. A GoFundMe for the enduring San Francisco brewery has raised greater than $90,000 as of Monday.
After 127 years, Anchor Brewing stopped manufacturing in July attributable to monetary struggles. Unionized workers then banded collectively in an effort to buy the brewery and reserve it from closing.
“We’re one week into this fundraiser and WOW!! We reached our $50,000 purpose in just some days and the quantity continues to develop. The quantity of assist in simply 7 days actually speaks to how a lot San Francisco desires Anchor Brewing, and its 127 yr legacy, to proceed to remain in San Francisco!” Anchor SF Cooperative stated in an replace Monday.
The funds which were raised will assist the group pay the payments for the organizations and authorized group that has been serving to it.
It’s now set to embark on “Section 2” of its plan. That includes speaking to traders and pitching a plan to convey again Anchor Brewing.
KRON4 reported in July that there are about 24 traders who expressed curiosity in shopping for all or a few of the firm.
“Given our deep respect for the Anchor Union and our group members, ought to our workers put ahead a bona-fide, legally binding supply to purchase the Firm, one that features a verifiable supply of funds, we might gladly take into account it,” Anchor Brewing Firm stated in July.