Tuesday - Friday: 11:00 - 9:00, Saturday 12:00 - 9:00, Sunday 10:00-3:00

Press & Media

People across the nation are starting to catch the “Vibe”!  Due to the overwhelming success of the training program, Max’s Positive Vibe Cafe has received many awards and nation-wide press and media recognition for its positive impact on people with disabilities.

Awards & Recognition

International

  • Presenter, International Forum du Handicap, Besancon, France – October 2008

National

  • “Harry A. Schweikart, Jr. Disability Awareness Award”, Paralyzed Veterans of America – August 2009
  • “Employer of the Year”, National Division on Career Development & Transition – April 2008
  • NBC Nightly News: Making a Difference Series – August 2007
  • “New Freedom Initiative Award”, U.S. Secretary of Labor – 2007
  • “The Humanitarian of Virginia”, National Restaurant Association – 2006
  • CBS Early Show – May 2005
  • “The Vibe is an oasis of uniqueness: a restaurant staffed by mentally and physically disabled people, volunteers and a few professionals”, Wall Street Journal – 2005

Regional

  • “Neighborhood Builder Award”, Bank of America – October 2009
  • “Community Service Award”, Commonwealth Catholic Charities – May 2009
  • “History Maker 2008”, Valentine Richmond History Center – October 2008
  • “Virginia Currents” broadcast on PBS – April 2007
  • “Norman C. Hammond Business Award for Innovation”, Virginia Rehabilitation Association – 2005
  • “Outstanding Achievement Award”, Virginia Board of People with Disabilities – 2005

Local

  • “Compass Award” Outstanding Workforce Advocate, Northstar Academy – January 2010
  • “Good Shepherd Award”, 21st Annual Grace Awards – March 2008

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