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We/You Have Been Voted #1

We/You Have Been Voted #1

The first time Columbus ever heard about us was thanks to Columbus Underground. We were an idea. A dream. A focused and determined vision, but one without a location and funding. Fast forward less than three years later and we have climbed the ladder to #1. In the...

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Your Shop has been nominated and We Need Your Vote.

We started this whole thing to impact as many people as possible. We sought to become a centerpiece of awareness against the injustice of human trafficking. Thanks to your support and our efforts we have been nominated for The Liberator Award. The list of nominees is...

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The Original Online Shirt is back until Nov 11

The Original Online Shirt is back until Nov 11

Many of you might remember before we opened we created an online fundraiser by way of a limited edition shirt and hoodie. Due to overwhelming demand our first Cotton Bureau gear is back up for sale. This product is on line only for 14 days. But, it will ship in time...

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Our Whole Story

Our founder, Kenny Sipes, was recently featured on the Conquering Columbus podcast. This comprehensive interview is a great introduction to what has become The Roosevelt. Kenny covers the ups and downs and what it is like to walk blindly into a entrepreneurial vision....

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We Love to Give Because of You! October 2016 update.

There really are no words for how awesome you are. None. Your commitment to our cause to save lives by making you great coffee is working. Every check we send out we are mind blown by the generosity you are allowing us to create. We hit our one year anniversary on...

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Television Coverage

One day a young lady came in to get coffee. She had never been to The Roosevelt before. She ordered coffee and we struck up a conversation. She then became aware of our social enterprise model. She told us her name was Karina Nova and she was the anchor of the weekend...

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In House Musicians

We have some musicians on staff. They couldn't be more musically different, but we are convinced their talent is stellar. The first is our Springfield barista Micah Bonsell who is married to Jill, to form the duo, Jill and Micah. Our friends at TunedUp did a review on...

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Pop Up Sundays and Not Your Mama’s Craft Market

Not Your Mama's Market is an annual artisan event held Saturday, November 19 from Noon to 6PM at the Greek Orthodox Church. During the rest of the year NYMCM hosts artisan pop ups the second and fourth Sundays of the month. Up to six vendors sell their wares from 10AM...

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Our Gear is Online

We know all of you aren't local. And we know the Holidays are about to be here in no time. So, we built you an online Roosevelt Store. Check it. https://www.rooseveltcoffee.org/shop/

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Our Everyday Occurences

If you want to keep up with our everyday life we suggest checking out our instagram. It is our most popular form of social media. We are also on Snapchat (username:RooseveltCoffee, Twitter, and Facebook. All of these media links are updated several times a week.

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Columbus Home of Women’s Soccer?

When the USWNT were in town we became the coffee hub for the world's best soccer team. These are our new friends Alex Morgan and Allie Long. Check out the story team player Samantha Mewis wrote about the phases of a coffee date. (spoiler: Roosevelt pics included)...

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It’s May. Please renew your Kroger Plus card

Every May one needs to renew their Kroger Plus card when it comes to their Community Rewards program. This program allows you to choose a non profit to support. Kroger donates a portion of your purchases to that non profit. If you have been doing so already, thank...

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Hashtag Giveaway

All month we will be holding a hashtag giveaway contest. You can win a ton of Roosevelt gift cards by posting on your favorite social media platform with the hashtag #IStandWithRoosevelt. Be creative. Do it a hundred times. Come in and use some props we have and take...

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Thank You, Columbus

Thank You, Columbus

Just one year ago, founder Kenny Sipes entered the shop’s future location to find the flooring, installed just two days earlier, already starting to peel upward at the edges. The flooring was one of the final components to put in place before we could open our doors....

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Your Shop is One Year Old!

Your Shop is One Year Old!

You did it. You believed. You supported. You came. You gave. You told others. You kept coming back. You kept telling others. And here you are. One year old! You did it. Click here to see what you accomplished the first year! Thank you. The Staff is crazy about you!...

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