Beautiful Rainbow believes in community! We have developed strong partnerships with local farmers and businesses in our town! As a farm-to-table cafe, we use many local products and services! In turn, our partners have embraced us and our students! Together, we make a stronger community!
Exchange Bank partners with Beautiful Rainbow to teach financial literacy to our students who are beginning to earn money for the first time!
Gadsden Public Library
The Gadsden Public Library is our first and foremost partner! Our cafe is located inside the library and our garden is located in the library park! We also partner with GPL to maintain the Sensory Garden in the library’s courtyard space!
King’s Olive Oil Company
We source all of our gourmet olive oils and balsamic vinegars from King’s Olive Oil Company!
We obtain sheep’s milk cheese and caramel from one of the only sheep dairy farms in Alabama located right here in Etowah County!
Owl’s Hollow Farm
As a farm-to-table cafe, we are proud to partner with Owl’s Hollow Farm — our exclusive source for fresh garden produce and plants for our own garden!
We love learning and sharing with our school garden partners Windyvanhooten Teaching Garden!
Our baristas at the cafe love serving Mama Mocha coffee– our exclusive artisanal coffee supplier from Auburn, Alabama!
We love Teatown’s signature tea that they provide exclusively for us!
Eastaboga Bee Company
We are proud to get local, organic honey for our sweets and other recipes from Eastaboga Bee Company!
Alabama Cooperative Extension System
We have a long-standing partnership with the Alabama Cooperative Extension System of Auburn University and Alabama A & M University. ACES teaches our students about food safety and hygiene!
Rococo Floral Studio
Rococo not only provides us with beautiful fresh flower arrangements for the tables at the cafe, but it also provides job-training experiences for our students!
Community Foundation of Northeast Alabama
The Community Foundation of Northeast Alabama is a long-standing partner of Beautiful Rainbow. Its generous donors helped fund the establishment of the cafe 5 years ago and their continued support allows us to pay wages to our workers and develop educational programs to share with schools throughout Alabama.