Owner, Matthew and Jo Lynn Boenker are raising funds to save the centennial farm from being sold to a large corporation. The 34 acre farm was gifted to 17 grandchildren and 10 family members want to be bought out. This is our last attempt to save the farm which I believe is a worthwhile project; for St. Louis and the entire community and in the creation of jobs!
We have gone to 7 local and out of state banks to try to take out a loan or come up with some type long range plan and was refused by all; similar to many small business. I then learned about Crowdfunding and felt this was my last hope asking individuals thru social media, for a donation and belief in our dream to create a place for weddings, parties and social events and to keep the farm in operation. Once it’s sold, it’s gone forever!
With the Good Lord’s help and strong belief of “His will be done”, we are humbly asking you to please donate any amount; $1.00, $5.00 anything will be much appreciated. The funds we receive will be shown on the website showing our success. This will be a Vineyard, Winery and Wedding Reception Center in St. Louis County, a place where all families are welcome now and in the future. This was a gift and we don’t want to lose it. If you are interested in donating, please click here.