April 29, 2016 Community

Video: Why Starbucks Opened a Store in Ferguson, Missouri

Starbucks today unveiled its first store in Ferguson, Missouri, as part of a national initiative to create local jobs, provide training opportunities for young people, and revitalize communities.



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The full meaning of this store opening in Ferguson, as told through its residents, can be found in these related stories:

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Press Release: Starbucks Store Opens in Ferguson, Missouri Advancing Company’s Opportunity Initiative

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