On Your Mark cafe enters soup contest

Robert began cooking and told us he discovered the cheddar broccoli soup on Pinterest, and brought it to life at On Your Mark. It’s been an occasional highlight at the cafe for a few years.

Cheers to Chocolate

Get ready to say Cheers to Chocolate on October 22nd! Join Staten Island Young Professionals Group and #OnYourMarkChocolatiers at Flagship Brewery for beer and chocolate pairings, tasty food from On Your Mark Café, a fun-filled night with good company and live performance from Jessica Rose Music! Staten Island Young Professionals Group Staten Island Chamber of Commerce Staten Island Young Republicans Young Democrats of Richmond County Staten […]

Grand Opening of the L.E.A.P. program

We are so happy to announce our first community based day habilitation program has been named L.E.A.P.! Learning, Experiencing, Active, Programming. Thank you so much to all that have been involved in creating this program and to those who joined us today for its grand opening!

Bridge to Communicate Film

Please take a look at this incredible film originally shown at the 2019 Gala.  It is truly amazing, the work that goes into this program with the wonderful results it is so inspiring.

On Your Mark wins BEST Breakfast!!!

Nothing is official until you have a gigantic sign to prove it! We can not stop being grateful for all the support, votes and customers! Thank you to everyone who helped make On Your Mark Café Staten Island’s Best Breakfast! If you haven’t come to try us out, what are you waiting for?! 


I would like to announce On Your Mark’s first community-based Day Habilitation  Program.  This program will focus on using community integration as the primary method for enriching the lives of the people we support, and will be person-centered.  The goal of this program is to assist each individual to reach their maximum independence.  Social skills […]

Lynn’s First Job

“At 47, Lynn Gregoli has her first job.” “She spends six hours a week at the Beans and Leaves Cafe on Staten Island’s North Shore busing tables and washing dishes, earning a paycheck that she happily spends on visiting her mother in New Jersey and getting her nails done.” Please watch this NY1 video.

Making Chocolate Bon Bons with Staten Island’s Special Needs Community

“STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — On Your Mark Chocolatiers now  falls into a busy time of year for sweets with its unique inventory — fruit and caramel-filled bon bons, hand-dipped pretzels and seasonal chocolate forms like pumpkins, pilgrims and shimmery autumn leaves. All of the chocolates are crafted in the West Brighton store, a bit of […]