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Wrigley Neighborhood Starbucks Brews Up More Than Coffee

Release Date: 2017-06-03

As part of a company initiative to support economic development and provide employment and job training to those in underserved communities, Starbucks has opened a distinctive store model at the corner of Long Beach Boulevard and Willow Street.

The first of its kind in California and one of six built around the country, the new Starbucks in the Sixth District’s Wrigley neighborhood is a coffeehouse and classroom, designed specifically to provide life skills training for area youngsters in partnership with local nonprofits.

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