Business Name: Gerry’s Café, Brewing Opportunities
Founders: Natalie Griffin & Amy Philpott
Type of Business: Café/ Restaurant/ Non-Profit Organization
Business Phone Number: (847)606-9697
What do they do differently & what makes them unique?: Their mission is to open a café in Arlington Heights, Illinois, that will employ adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. They will hire, train and supervise approximately 30 adults (ages 22 and older) to work in the café.
Gerry’s plans to serve amazing coffee offerings, fresh baked pastries, café style breakfast & lunch and add catering with delivery service. They wish to support the many capable adults living in our community by offering job opportunities and competitive wages.
Address: TBD, on pause due to Covid
Primary Source of Business: Providing exceptional food, drink, joy and community through the extraordinary acceptance of everyone. Their café will be a place of joy for all employees and patrons!
How to help: Visit their website and donate to assist them with reaching their funding goals to officially open in Arlington Heights! Click below to donate today!
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