Happy Apple Pie in Oak Park bakes up work environment of inclusion

Happy Apple Pie in Oak Park bakes up work environment of inclusion

OAK PARK, Unwell. (TOC) — Friday is Nationwide Apple Pie Day.

One pie store in Oak Park is celebrating this un-official vacation because it blends and bakes up a piece surroundings of inclusion, the place individuals with and with out disabilities work collectively to create pies.

Michelle Mascaro, the proprietor of Comfortable Apple Pie Store, and Rebecca McIntyre, who works there, joined ABC7 Chicago Friday to speak extra about it.

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Comfortable Apple Pie store bought began about seven years in the past when Mascaro thought-about the place individuals like her daughter, who has an mental incapacity, would have the ability to work.

She mentioned it may be tough for these with disabilities to discover a job.

Go to HappyApplePie.com for extra info or the shop at 226 Harrison St.

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