Cape Abilities and Chatham Bars Inn collaborate on new employment initiative

June 06 2014

June 5, 2014, Hyannis, MA - Cape Abilities is pleased to announce a new retail and employment collaboration with the Chatham Bars Inn (CBI), of Chatham (MA). 

The Cape Abilities Farm Stand at the Chatham Bars Inn Farm will be staffed by individuals supported by Cape Abilities, and supplied with top quality, farm fresh produce, micro greens and flowering plants from both the Cape Abilities Farm on Route 6a in Dennis and the Chatham Bars Inn Farm on Main Street in Brewster.

"The Chatham Bars Inn is proud to be associated with Cape Abilities on the Chatham Bars Inn Farm," says John Speers, CBI General Manager. "We look forward to creating a meaningful opportunity for the people supported by Cape Abilities."

This is the first time the Chatham Bars Inn Farm will be open to the public.  And this business collaboration furthers the Cape Abilities mission of creating employment and social opportunity for adults with disabilities.

"We are absolutely thrilled to be involved in the launch of this new venture," says Susan Corbo, Cape Abilities Farm Stand Manager. "Creating opportunity is at the core of our mission and combined with the excellence represented by Chatham Bars Inn, we look forward to ensuring a first-class farm stand experience."

Operations begin on Saturday, June 14, 2014, with a public grand opening set for Saturday, June 28, 2014.  For more, visit

Cape Abilities is a nonprofit organization that provides jobs, homes, transportation and services to people with disabilities on Cape Cod.