Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms: Community, Event, and Cafe Space

A project in Wazuka-cho, Japan by Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms

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A community-driven, collaborative event venue, storefront, and gathering space in rural Wazuka-cho, Japan.
Backers: 259
Average Pledge Per Backer: ¥16598

Funded: ¥4,298,986 of ¥2,500,000
Dates: Oct 13th -> Dec 12th (61 days)
Project By: Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms
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Latest News

FINAL PUSH: 5 Days Remain! Plus NEW BUNDLE and Test runs of our Event Classes!

December 7th - via:
Last campaign update: Only 5 DAYS LEFT to support! Final push for last stretch goal! We’re in our last stretch of our Kickstarter campaign! We can’t believe how far we’ve come- in 55 days, we’ve raised ¥4,009,786 with 233 backers, and... (Read More)

Next Stretch Goal Nearly Reached! Plus, Final New Bundle Incoming!

November 30th - via:
VOTE for your Favorite Obubu Tea! New Bundle Incoming! Happy Thursday! In our second-to-last Thursday campaign update, we want to know what's in your teapots! For our final few weeks of our crowdfunding campaign, we want to introduce one last bundle... (Read More)

First Stretch Goal REACHED! Plus, Handrolling VICTORY and Restock of New Rewards!

November 23rd - via:
With just under 20 days left of our campaign, we’ve met our first stretch goal of ¥3,500,000! This means, we're including a free sticker in each physical reward tier shipment! This sticker is of the mural design of the front of our factory, and... (Read More)


November 16th - via:
We have just under one month left of our kickstarter campaign! In such a short amount of time, we’ve come SO far towards our dreams of creating a tea wonderland in the second floor of our sencha factory. We were able to reach our initial funding... (Read More)

New stretch goals, tiers, and funding goal on the horizon!

November 9th - via:
Last week, we smashed our first goal of ¥2500000! We couldn’t be more excited and grateful for all of your support so far- our incredible communi-tea continues to astound us with generosity, passion, and spirit! We want to update you this week... (Read More)

JUST FUNDED! Huge thanks, and more to come!

November 5th - via:
Thanks to all of you, our kickstarter's goal has been reached, and we are FUNDED!  We want to extend our utmost gratitude to you, our supporters and tea family, for every bit of help you've given us. We're immensely grateful for the outpouring of... (Read More)

LAST PUSH! Nearly funded! Plus: Handpicking and Handrolling!

November 2nd - via:
Week 3- Nearly funded! Plus, Handpicking and Handrolling Event! We're so excited to say that we're just about 90% funded! We're approaching our halfway point at about 3 weeks in, and are so grateful for all of your support so far! Please help us with... (Read More)

2 weeks in, and over 75% there!

October 26th - via:
Coming up at the two week mark of our campaign, and we're over 75% of the way to our goal! We're floored with the outpouring of support we've received so far from you all! We still have a ways to go, so please keep boosting and sharing our page to... (Read More)

First 48 hours complete, and we're halfway there! + The legend of our Sencha factory!

October 16th - via:
Thank you all so, SO much for an incredible start to our campaign! In under 48 hours, we've reached the halfway mark of our goal from almost 100 backers, and we are well on our way to reaching our target of ¥2,500,000! We couldn't be more excited... (Read More)

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