Posted on February 08 2018

Coffee Shop Brews Opportunity for People with Disabilities

Coffee shops are cool, but in Wilmington, North Carolina, Amy Wright's business, Bitty & Beau's Coffee is known for its warmth. At the heart of the shop's popularity is its unique staff: Almost everyone who works there has an intellectual or developmental disability, ranging from Down syndrome to autism to cerebral palsy. For many employees, it's their first job, and their joy fills the air.

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