The popular Hudson Valley store is closing unless the area helps
Hudson Valley residents can help save a popular store.
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New Paltz’s KonTiki trading post said on Facebook that the “creative differences” between the owners mean the store will close in the very near future, unless enough money is raised to maintain the “Spencer’s freebies” from New Paltz open.
“Due to creative differences between owners, KonTiki will close unless one of the partners can raise funds for the reopening. I am literally begging you with life to help me save this store,” the store said. on Facebook.
A GoFundMe has been launched to help save the store. $ 15,000 is needed to save the store. As of this writing, over $ 2,635 has been raised.
The GoFundMe initially said the money was needed within 24 hours, but an update says they have “more time” but the shutdown is “still imminent”.
“The good news is that we have more time. The bad news is that closure is still imminent unless circumstances change. The goal now is for MaryAnn to keep the store open while the business partnership dissolves. this to happen, MaryAnn needs the money for a new business license, insurance and store inventory. The store is strong and has a huge local customer base as well as a loyal and loyal customer base and it will be a huge damage to the community. community if we lose it. Contribute or share, every moment is appreciated, “says GoFundMe.