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Bitty & Beau's Coffee

Bitty & Beau's Coffee

The original Beau’s Coffee opened January 2016 in a 500 square foot space in Wilmington, NC. The shop was run by 19 employees with intellectual and developmental disabilities. With over 80% of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) unemployed nationwide, Beau’s Coffee created a path for people with IDD to become more valued, accepted, and included in every community.

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Pouring it forward

​In the United States, around eighty percent of adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities are unemployed.