Good things happen over coffee
There’s a new coffee shop in town, and it’s doing more than just serving croissants and sandwiches.
Situated at 2 Long Street, Cape Town, Brownies & downieS boasts a staff of waiters consisting mostly of individuals with Down’s syndrome or other special needs.
The concept started in the Netherlands in an attempt to create employment for people with special needs who could not find jobs.
Says its website: “Brownies & downieS
SERVING FRIENDSHIP Most of the staff have intellectual disabilities