"I Have a Bean provided coffee for our conference - Global Leadership Summit. We have a need that serves 8,000 guests 4 times each day for two days and I Have a Bean managed to take on this challenge with grace, precision and delicious coffee."
Kim H. - IL

Normal Roasting Plant Hours:
Mon-Fri 8:00 am-6:00 pm.
Saturday 8:00 am to 1:00 pm
Same day order pickup Mon-Fri after 2:00 pm
Closed all national holidays.

Plant Address:
655 Childs St.
Wheaton, IL

Our passion is roasting and delivering the highest quality, organically grown, fairly-traded coffee in a sustainable supply chain from crop to cup. Our purpose is to offer post-prison people the opportunity for a fresh start and a new life.

Passion + purpose. It's a beautiful thing.


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In Coffee - On Purpose

Dr. Kenman Wong brought a talented crew to our roasting plant in Wheaton, IL. They are incredibly professional and the quality of their work is stunning. They really captured the essence of what we're about in a captivating and moving way that highlights the mission of I Have a Bean.

As seen on Crime Watch Daily

CWD sent their Chicago film crew to our Wheaton roasting facility and our "Café On The Park" inside the Wheaton Public Library. They were a wonderful group and did a great job getting more of the story with some moving interviews of a couple of our team members. Thank you Chris Hanson and CWD!

As seen on HLN

For her eponymous HLN show MichaeLA out of Los Angeles , Michaela Pereira interviewed our founder Pete Leonard from the CNN studios inside the Wrigley Building in downtown Chicago. This live interview aired nationally on Feb 7th, 2017. Pete says that Michaela made it very easy and it was the fastest 3 and a half minutes of his life. Thank you Michaela!