Cafe Reconnect opens on Tompkins Avenue in hopes of a new start for youths

A nonprofit organization that helps troubled youths created a small cafe called Cafe Reconnect to help get youths back up on their feet.

The 300-square-foot cafe offers baked goods, lattes and other treats for coffee lovers.

The 300-square-foot cafe offers baked goods, lattes and other treats for coffee lovers. (7/29/13)

BROOKLYN - A nonprofit organization that helps troubled youths created a small cafe called Cafe Reconnect to help get youths back up on their feet.

The 300-square-foot cafe offers baked goods, lattes and other treats for coffee lovers.

The money the cafe earns will go toward funding the program and paying the youths' salaries.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Catch 1 LI Winter: Theaters add extra shows for winter break
Nassau Police say they arrested a 23-year-old man 2 Police: Uber driver beaten unconscious by passenger
The former rookie officer was convicted for shooting 3 Group gathers to commemorate Liang trial
Staking out his ground ahead of a fiscal 4 Obama to GOP: Halt automatic spending cuts
An upstate lawmaker wants to designate baseball as 5 Word on the Street: The official sport of NY

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE