One of the most powerful aspects of the Internet is that it makes our world an even smaller place. People from around the globe can communicate and share information almost instantly. The Internet can also be a powerful tool for effecting change, both here and around the world. We are all, in some way, connected to each other. Decisions made in one place will ultimately affect everywhere else.

While the coffeehouse was open, Gayla would often donate the space, her time, or her coffee to various charities and community events. “Part of being a member of a community is giving back to and supporting that community,” she explains. “And a business, especially a small business, is just as responsible for giving back to its community.” We would like to use this section of our site to highlight our community, from charities we are involved in to those groups and people around us that help make a difference, no matter how small.