Aspire CoffeeWorks is known for incredible, award-winning coffee that does incredible good. Their inclusive workforce and profound mission is close to our hearts. 100% of the net proceeds benefit kids and adults with disabilities. Adults with and without disabilities work side by side to bring you freshly roasted coffee. Annually, Aspire serves over 900 participates who have autism, cerebral palsy, Down syndrome and other disabilities.
This is one of the most innovative human service non-profits in the Midwest. Their social enterprise includes four vital programs that provide support to people of all ages, from early learning to job training. All have a focus on helping, encouraging and challenging kids, teens and adults to live to their fullest ability, in addition to creating communities in which everyone is accepted and welcomed.