Coffee Shop Brews Up Plan To Help Children Suffering From Dyslexia


It’s coffee for a cause as a local dad is brewing up a plan to help children who need a little help with their education.

They churn out drink after drink at Anthony’s Italian Coffee and Chocolate House in the Italian Market, but owner Anthony Anastasio is also steeping in ideas of how to give back to the community that has supported his family’s shop for generations.

“We knew there were so many children locally and even nationally that really needed the help,” said Anastasio.

He decided to create a special roast of Coffee for a Cause. Studies show 20 percent of U.S. kids have dyslexia.

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