SPC Happy Bakery & Café is our social responsibility program that utilizes our bakery and cafe operations know-how to provide people with disabilities with a place where they can work happily. In cooperation with Seoul City, Purme Foundation, and Soul Bakery, which is the vocational program for the handicapped by House of Aedeok, we opened the 1st shop under the program at Purme Center in September 2012, followed by the 2nd shop at Seoul Human Resources Development Center in May 2013, and the 3rd and 4th shops opened respectively at Onjo Cultural Center in Gangdong District and Eunpyong Hospital, Seoul, in October and November 2013 . Currently, 10 baristas with disabilities are working in these places, making coffee that is healthy and tastes great.
No. of SPC Happy Bakery & Café Shops
2013year 5store, 2015year 15store
We plan to operate a total of 15 SPC Happy Bakery & Café’s, which will hire more than 60 handicapped workers, as we current provide vocational training programs for the disabled trainees who will be working in these shops.
SPC Happy Bakery & Café Shop No. 1 opened on the 1st floor of Purme Center, Shingyo-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, in September 2012. There are three baristas with disabilities working in this outfit. The shop is located close to Gyoungbokgung Palace and the Blue House and matches well with the atmosphere of the neighborhood, which is cozy and quiet.
Shop No. 2 of SPC Happy Bakery & Café opened on the 1st floor of Seoul Human Resources Development Center located in Seocho-gu, Seoul since May 2013. There are three baristas with disabilities working in this shop, brewing and selling coffee to the public officials of Seoul as they participate in various training programs to provide a peaceful environment for refreshment.
Shop No. 3 opened in October 2013 and is located on the first floor of Onjo Culture Center, Godeok-dong, Gangdong-gu. There are four baristas with disabilities working in this shop, providing tasty coffee and healthful bread for the citizens who use the culture and sport facilities in the center.