More Than Just A
Coffee Shop

The Modern House is a community coffee shop located in the Titusville neighborhood of Birmingham, Alabama.  While providing great coffee is important to us, our purpose is all about helping people.  We are a non-profit organization whose mission is to create a unique environment that allows coffee and community to come together while empowering financially vulnerable individuals to become independent, sustainably employed, contributors to society.

The Numbers


According to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development 552,830 people experienced homelessness on a single night in 2018.

According to the United States Interagency Council on Homelessness, the State of Alabama had a total of 3,793 people experiencing homelessness in 2017.

According to One Roof Agency, a total of 901 people experienced homelessness on a given night in central Alabama in 2018. One hundred and fifty-four were youth.

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