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BG Celebrates Birthdays with Theater Trip

Breaking Grounds Coffee & Cafe was recognized as one of the exceptional businesses in the Philadelphia/South Jersey area  that employ adults with developmental disabilties. Opening a business as interactive as a coffee shop, Brandi Fishman explained, offers educational opportunities not only for the employees but also for the public that they ...

02December
2019
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Breaking New Grounds for Employment

Breaking Grounds Coffee & Cafe was recognized as one of the exceptional businesses in the Philadelphia/South Jersey area  that employ adults with developmental disabilties. Opening a business as interactive as a coffee shop, Brandi Fishman explained, offers educational opportunities not only for the employees but also for the public that they ...

01December
2019
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Casino Night Gala a Smashing Success

On Saturday, Oct. 21, the Zefer Foundation and Breaking Grounds Coffee & Cafe took you back in time to the “Golden Era, the Roaring 20’s” with the Speakeasy Casino Night Golden Gala! at O’Connor’s American Bar & Grille ! Food, gambling, top shelf open bar, sultry, jazz music from Sarah King and the Smoke Rings and other e ...

01December
2019
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Whoville

Whoville Comes to Mill Race Village!

We will be part of the celebration here at BG, hosting WhoFest on December 14, 1pm-3pm! Do you hear a Who? Because there will be lots of fun to do! •  Free crafts and cookies to decorate! •  Look-a-Like Contest: Best Grinch, Best Cindy Lou Who, Best Max the Dog (Winner gets $25 BG Gift Card!) ...

28November
2019
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BG to Open Second Cafe at Rowan!

We are so excited to announce that Breaking Grounds Coffee & Cafe will be opening its second location at Rowan College of South Jersey ‘s campus – at the School of Osteopathic Medicine – opening February 2021!! This is the BEST thing to happen to us since we opened our doors in December of 2017! They say you learn in two years ...

28November
2019
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Warrior to Revolutionary

Mother. Advocate. Pioneer. Warrior. Revolutionary. Our fearless leader. Brandi Fishman was invited by the Philadelphia Ethical Society to tells her personal story, and it’s a fascinating and inspirational journey. Titled “Warrior to Revolutionary, My Story,” Brandi Fishman’s detailed her journey involving disability, acceptan ...

13September
2019
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Golden Gala Fundraiser

Do you know the reasons the 1920s were called the “Roaring 20s? ” The 1920s, right before the Great Recession of 1929 were the most economically prosperous of all time, especially in major cities. Women were given the right to vote. Mass communication, partnered with innovative inventions paved the way for motion pictures at theaters and ...

13September
2019
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BG Wins Best Cafe

Breaking Grounds Coffee & Cafe was honored by South Jersey Magazine as “Best Cafe” in the South Jersey area! We are so honored to have been recognized by South Jersey Magazine, especially with the amount of coffee shops and cafes in and around the area. South Jersey Magazine is a magazine that we all use to check out cool new digs w ...

13September
2019
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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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