On June 16th, Affiliated School for Special Needs Education, Faculty of Education and Human Studies opened “Wakahato Shop” at Information Center, Tegata campus.
Dripped coffee was served by Hato Café group. The other group sold pottery, handmade lunch bag and others.
At Hato Café, they used coffee beans from 08COFFEE, coffee shop in Sanno Akita City. Students were given a lecture of dripping coffee from NAKAJIMA COFFEE in Nakakoji Akita City prior to opening the café. Students of recycling group called for collecting used PET bottle and distributed brochure, handed out service ticket to who collaborated for recycling.
Wakahato Shop is opened for the purpose to of enhancing motivation to work and learn joy of working to lead for self-independent after graduating.
On June 13th prior to the opening of the shop, students appeared on local radio station for announcement.
Wakahato Shop is scheduled to be opened for 5 times a year. Next opening will be on July 11th.