Founded by the community for the community in 1981, Benevilla is an ever-evolving nonprofit which seeks to weave a safety net for those who may be isolated and need assistance to maintain their independence and to control their destinies. Programs including:
'Adult day programs, including Lucy Anne's Place and Mary's Place
'Home services for those who need help with the daily tasks of living but lack resources
'Information and referral services
'Caregiver support groups
'Wirtzie's Child Development Center
'Parenting classes and resources for families with children 5 and under
'A variety of intergenerational programs bridging the gap between generations
'Social gathering spots at Birt's Bistro and Bookstore
'Opportunities to volunteer and give back to the community
Scooping up delicious, award winning, uniquely flavored ice cream and other goodies for over 15 years. Karen's Kreamery can be spotted in high demand at big events and outdoor gatherings all over the Phoenix area and beyond and now provides wholesale ice cream to restaurant establishments, ice cream parlors and stores.
The Wildflower Bread Company serves award winning food you knead for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Featuring hand-crafted artisan breads and specialty bakery; the Wildflower is also well-known for its unique sandwiches, salads, soups, pancakes and pastas. Fresh food, friendly service and amenities like wireless Internet access make Wildflower a favorite place for gathering with family, friends and coworkers. No time to stop in? Wildflower caters your every knead. Call your local store for details. Breakfast is served weekdays until 10:30 AM; weekends until 2:00 PM. Pasta is served daily from 3:00 PM.