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BeanZ & Co. - A place for all | FOX61 Student News

50% of BeanZ employees have intellectual or developmental disabilities while 50% don’t.

AVON, Conn. — Story by Summer Garrepy and Olivia Ramsdell, Manchester High School

In a world where 80% of all individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities are unemployed, one coffee cafe stands out.

BeanZ & Co. located in Avon, Connecticut creates a space where everybody belongs. 

Not only do they have tasty options on their menu, the loyal customer base and staff make you feel like family whether it’s your first or fiftieth time walking in. 

50% of BeanZ employees have IDD while 50% don’t. This creates a place where people of all different abilities can showcase their talents and do what they’re good at. It’s a spot you don’t want to miss.

The next time you’re looking for a place to grab a quick drink or bite to eat, try BeanZ. You are guaranteed to be served with a smile.

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