A Special Blend aims to serve a great cup of coffee while achieving a greater goal by providing employment for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Having a job gives people a sense of dignity, purpose, belonging, and acceptance. Our mission extends further than just a job or a cup of coffee; we believe our customer will be inspired and positively changed by their interactions with our employees. We hope to create a loving community that values all people.
Carolina Coffee Roasting Company, provides fair trade, organic, Arabica coffee beans from Indonesia, South and Central America, and Africa.
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What’s better than being in a coffee shop, eating delicious pastries and relaxing in comfy chairs while discussing upcoming deadlines?
A Special Blend is a 501 (C) 3, Non Profit Corporation that counts on donations to help with expenses and to expand our reach to employ adults with developmental or intellectual disabilities. Approximately 82% of people with disabilities are unemployed. We hope to change that statistic!