The Hot Dog Box

American Restaurant


Raised to Date: Raised: $56,300

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Burnham, Illinois

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The Hot Dog Box, a hot dog place in Chicago, IL, is raising crowdfunding on MainVest. The food joint serves a variety of hot dogs, including The Standard Style Hot Dog, The Bronzeville Bourbon Steak Dog, The Prairie Blues Steak Dog, and The Pickle Minion Filet Mignon Steak Dog. Bobby McAfee-Leason and his daughter Brooklyn founded The Hot Dog Box in July 2020. The proceeds of the current crowdfunding round, with a minimum target of $20,000 and a maximum target of $100,000, will be used for opening the first brick-and-mortar location, expansion of catering services, working capital, and marketing. The Hot Dog Box aims to create a brand beyond just the food, with a strong emphasis on culture, family values, customer service, and food innovation.

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Financials as of: 05/11/2021
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Raise History

Offering Name Close Date Platform Valuation/Cap Total Raised Security Type Status Reg Type
The Hot Dog Box 02/18/2023 Common Owner $3,400,000 $0 SAFE Not Funded RegCF
The Hot Dog Box 07/27/2022 MainVest - $54,200 Revenue Share Funded RegCF
The Hot Dog Box 08/23/2021 MainVest - $56,300 Revenue Share Funded RegCF
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