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Raising Funds For Your Restaurant or Foodtruck?

Minimum Amount: $500
Maximum Amount: $50,000

Foodstart is a community-funding platform designed just for food trucks and independent restaurants. Through us, your friends, family, customers - anyone - can use their Amazon.com account to back your business in small increments (i.e. $50 or $1,000).

In exchange for their capital, backers receive great perks and rewards like food discounts, free dessert, cool swag, menu items named after them, behind-the-scenes tours - whatever you choose!

Key Features


Reward Your Backers with Dessert, not Cash
Try getting Bank of America to do that!


Social-Media Marketing Program - Free!
We'll buy online ads, print custom-designed fliers, provide campaign consultations, and suggest Twitter and Facebook updates. We'll even draft and distribute press releases.
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Seed Match - Free!
Foodstart will seed your business with $500 - just raise at least $5k from at least 20 different people.


Physical Backer Cards - Free!
Foodstart will send every backer a card they can use to redeem rewards.


Low Fees
We charge just 5% plus we pass along a 2.9% credit card processing fee - the lowest in community-funded finance!


Familiar Payment Platform
Backers support your business using their existing Amazon.com account.


How It Works Video


Examples Of Current Projects

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