Who is Momentum Coffee?
In this blog post we'll talk about 5 Fun Facts About Momentum Coffee that may surprise you.
We are a tech-enable Coworking Space - Momentum Coffee is a coffee shop and doubles as a coworking space. Coworking spaces are flexible workspaces that are available for anyone to use. Momentum Coffee has a space dedicated to coworking in the rear of the café. Day passes and monthly memberships available.
We have a Non Profit Mission - Momentum Coffee is owned and operated by Ignite Technology and Innovation (Ignite) with a mission to create equitable wealth and a shared prosperity in under-resourced communities. Ignite develops affordable, accessible coworking spaces enriched with classes and programs. Our programs inspire, encourage, nurture and grow the untapped ideas of underrepresented entrepreneurs by providing local access to technology, resources, mentorship and strategic connections to potential partners and investors. This helps to create a vibrant and stimulating community in Chicago. We incorporate this mission into everything we do, from our coffee roasting methods down to the way we engage with our customers. Momentum Coffee is involved with many local organizations including schools and non-profit groups that all work together for the betterment of South loop area. Our staff, and the Ignite team as a whole, aim to transform under-resourced communities into technology-rich ecosystems that foster innovation and economic growth. We think of it as turning under-resourced communities into technology rich ecosystems. Our team is passionate about the work we do, and while we do not always get it right, we are always learning and open to feedback.
It’s a Family run Business - Momentum Coffee is run by husband and wife team Nikki Bravo and Tracy G Powell. You will often see them in the South loop shop along with their daughter Krystal aka the mini manager. Daughter, Kaia was the assistant manager and was instrumental in the opening of the café during the pandemic. Family run businesses are extremely personal and in this case, you can see how their community mission is integrated into everything that they do. Check out their story before they began https://youtu.be/OuEnQCX3ZuM
We Roast our Own Beans - Momentum Coffee has a roastery in South Shore Chicago. It is important to have a good coffee product with a flavor and boldness to power up your day. We offer a variety of beans from different origins. We roast our own coffee and make sure to source high quality beans for the best flavor profiles. Check out our House blend Kinetic https://momentumcoffeeonline.com/collections/coffee/products/kinetic-medium-blend
Our logo is the Power Symbol - Yep that’s right our logo is the power symbol. Momentum Coffee is all about energy. The power symbol is the perfect representation of our business. We are about having a positive impact on the community around us so being in motion, active and energetic is what we are all about. We want to power up our community and inspire you to accomplish your goals and dreams, whatever they may be! We are Momentum Coffee. We have a team of dedicated staff that are passionate about what our mission is which creates energy in the community space and with customers. Powering your day with coffee, powering the community and empowering small businesses.
Don't forget to check out our YouTube channel for more videos about Momentum Coffee! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjdoECcn2jidhLU_mECZyGQ or follow us in Facebook https://www.facebook.com/momentumcoffeeandcoworking and Instagram for more updates https://www.instagram.com/momentumcoffeechicago
We hope you enjoyed these fun facts about Momentum Coffee! be sure to stop by in our Chicago South Loop location and soon in Englewood and North Lawndale locations for your daily cup of joe.
Until we see you #keepthemomentum!