Posts in People Matter Most
Meet a Few of Our Team BeanZ Lunch Crew

Our employees are the heart and soul of BeanZ & Co. We call them, Team BeanZ. Day in and day out, they help us prepare and serve delicious food and care for our customers with the highest quality service – and always with a smile. The editorial staff at “Where Everyone Belongs” sat down with three members of our Team BeanZ lunch crew to hear the scoop on everything BeanZ!! 

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Favarh: The Arc of the Farmington Valley

When Steve Morris, executive director, The Arc of the Farmington Valley (Favarh), met Kim Morrison and Noelle Alix, co-founders of BeanZ & Co., they instantly connected. The three had heard of each other and their shared missions to employ those with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) in an inclusive setting.

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The Be Thoughtful Movement

Susan Johnson and Steve Tarca are married and have a blended family of five adult children. Susan’s son Harold is 22 years old and has quadriplegic cerebral palsy. During the past two years, as he approached “aging out” of school services, Susan and Steve knew things would change, and so did Harold. The Be Thoughtful Movement was born.

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