Holiday Party 2018!

On Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2018, the staff of Breaking Grounds got together to celebrate the holidays at the cafe after closing hours. The party was the staff’s first holiday party ever as last year the coffeehouse opened December 1st. It certainly was a smashing success, as employees,  supervisors, trustees and friends of the cafe celebrated with ...

18December
2018
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Coffee for a Cause

In Mount Holly, a coffee shop that brews workplace skills for developmentally disabled adults. It’s a rainy Thursday morning at Breaking Grounds , a coffee shop in Mount Holly’s historic Mill Race Village, but the mood inside is bright and lively. Behind the counter, Kristin rings up a regular customer, a veterinarian whose office is down the street. ...

05December
2018
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Chaz E

Staff Q&A: CHAZ E

When CHAZ E.   first started with us, he was quite shy. He also was very raw and needed a lot of guidance, Chaz has really blossomed into a fantastic addition to the Breaking Grounds staff. No sooner does Chaz walk in, he now immediately starts his list of tasks. He absolutely loves cleaning, which makes him a great asset! He is confident in his job ...

18November
2018
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NJ Mag Photo Shoot!

On 10/1113/18 , the staff of Breaking Grounds was photographed as part of a photo shoot and corresponding article about Breaking Grounds Coffee & Cafe! The article will be featured in the December issue!     ...

17October
2018
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Breaking Grounds Bowling Night

6-Month Celebration!

On Friday, May 25 th , the staff at Breaking Grounds was treated to a night of bowling to commemorate our six-month anniversary. The event was hosted by Pinsetters in Pennsauken, NJ and featured finger food favorites like sliders and French fries. The night ended with a delicious layer cake for the crew that cleverly was decorated with a coffee monta ...

29May
2018
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Lauren C.

Staff Q&A: Lauren C.

When we were in the early stages and Breaking Grounds Coffee & Cafe was only a concept, the idea  of hiring adults with developmental disabilities was contingent on employees like LAUREN C. Simply put, in order for the cafe to be a success, we would need to rely on our staff to transition into responsible roles.  Lauren deserves much of the cre ...

17May
2018
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Kristin H

Staff Q&A: Kristin H.

KRISTIN H.   has been with our staff since inception in December of 2017. If you have been to our coffee shop, you most likely have heard the voice of Kristin! Kristin is in her last year at Burlington County Special Services and lives in Burlington, NJ. Her energy is infectious and is super friendly and courteous. We sat down with Kristin to ask he ...

17April
2018
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