coffee. hug. enjoy.
We serve coffee. We ask if you’d like a hug. And the transformative experience begins! Through a mobile coffee cart employing adults with disabilities, Java Joy fosters one-of-a-kind experiences for communities. We’d love to bring the joy to you!
A program empowered by nonprofit ESP, Java Joy spreads unmatched joy through moments of engagement with people of all abilities. Our vehicle? A mobile coffee cart and year-round community for adults of all abilities. Welcome to Java Joy!
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Number of Joyristas employed by Java Joy across the U.S.
Number of year-round engagements provided to Joyristas across the U.S. to provide community and vocation beyond their employment
joyfully engaging with people of all abilities
spread the joy
The joy is spreading!! Founded in Georgia, Java Joy now has hubs supporting the communities of Atlanta, Athens, and Rome! Click your location to learn more about local opportunities.
shop with us
You don’t have to be local to experience the joy—let us send the joy to you! We have an extensive collection of merch in our online store, including coffee, mugs and apparel.