We did it
On 10th January 2020 we successfully raised £10,972 with 194 supporters in 28 days

We're opening a Pay What You Can Cafe in Galashiels using unsold supermarket produce, reducing the gap between food poverty and food waste.

by Cafe ReCharge surplus food cafe in Galashiels, Scotland, United Kingdom

Extra funding
RBS Group Staff Fund logo

RBS Group Staff Fund has provided £50 of funding

RBS Group have provided employees with vouchers to support Back Her Business projects of their choosing.

Royal Bank Back Her Business logo

Royal Bank Back Her Business has provided £5,000 of funding

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The Crowd

Anonymous pledged £60

10th January 2020 13:51

Anonymous pledged £40

10th January 2020 13:43

Anonymous pledged £20

10th January 2020 10:01

Anonymous pledged £10

9th January 2020 13:33

Sue McLennan pledged £50

9th January 2020 11:54

Sue McLennan has also backed 1 other project

Anonymous pledged £10

8th January 2020 09:43

mark oldfield pledged £20

7th January 2020 23:19

mark oldfield has also backed 3 other projects

Anonymous pledged £20

7th January 2020 21:02

Nicola Johnson pledged £50

7th January 2020 15:40

Nicola Johnson has also backed 1 other project


This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£10 or more

£10 Reward

Entry into our draw to win a beautiful original framed painting by borders artist Louise Brydon

£20 or more

12 of 50 claimed

Merch bundle

Amazing limited edition merchandise bundle. Consists of a cotton Cafe Recharge tote bag and a branded reusable bamboo coffee cup. We will even give your coffee cup its first fill and chuck in a slice of cake. Dont say we're not good to you!

£20 or more

10 of 200 claimed

£20 Reward

Sponsor a piece of crockery! An invite into the cafe to write your name or message onto the bottom of piece of Cafe ReChrge crockery, your support will be forever visible to all who eat and drink in the cafe, a limited edition Cafe ReCharge pin badge, and entry into a draw to win a framed original painting by local artist Louise Brydon

£30 or more

19 of 100 claimed

£30 Reward

Afternoon tea for 2. An invite to the cafe for a delightful afternoon tea for 2. Various dates will be made available for this reward. Plus entry into our draw to win a framed original painting by local artist Louise Brydon

£50 or more

15 of 100 claimed

£50 Reward

Dinner for 2. Designated evenings available for a delicious dinner for 2 people using upcycled ingredients in our beautiful cafe also entry into a draw to win a framed original painting by local artist Louise Brydon

£100 or more

1 of 6 claimed

Mexican Night for 4

Treat family or get together with 3 friends to split the cost and fire up your tastebuds for a Mexican feast for 4. This is a one night event and strictly limited. Vegan and vegetarian options will be available.

£250 or more

3 of 50 claimed

£250 Reward

A place on our supporters board in the Cafe. Your name (should you wish) will be forever emblazoned on our very special supporters board in the cafe for all to see. Very limited edition.

£500 or more

0 of 30 claimed

£500 Reward

A reward suitable for businesses/corporate sponsors and very special individuals. If you purchase this reward you will have a very special place with us and will receive your name on the supporters board for all to see and be invited along to our launch party to see what a difference your support will make.

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