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Purple Door Coffeeshop: Changing Lives One Cup at a Time

Kevin Persons has been homeless for roughly a quarter of his nearly 25 years. Today, he's working behind the counter of an espresso bar, serving coffee and striving to transition off the streets of Denver, Colorado. "It is a struggle to get a job even when you have a house nowadays," he said, "but when you don't have a house, trying to get a job ... is so much harder." In Denver, Purple Door Coffee makes that a little easer. The nonprofit organization...

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