The University of Scranton SBDC – New Business Alert – Be Life Café & Marketplace

Rebekah Gillette, owner, Be Life Café & Marketplace

Rebekah Gillette, owner, Be Life Café & Marketplace in South Abington Township, PA

Be Life Café and Marketplace, South Abington Township, PA

The University Of Scranton Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is proud to announce the opening of a new small business, Be Life Café and Marketplace. Owned by University of Scranton SBDC client Rebekah Gillette, the business offers a cuisine based on real, organic and sustainable food. The chef owner has years of experience as a personal chef and caterer. Be Life is open for breakfast and lunch.  Specialties of the house include wild Alaskan salmon, free range grilled chicken over mixed greens, and homemade fruit cobbler. The restaurant is located at 639 Northern Boulevard, South Abington Township, PA.  For more information, call 570- 585-8068.


About The University of Scranton SBDC

The University of Scranton SBDC provides no cost small business consulting services that are tailored to fit the needs of small business clients of Bradford, Lackawanna, Monroe, Pike, Susquehanna, Tioga, Wayne & Wyoming Counties. The center offers confidential individualized assistance designed to identify and address the problems of small business owners as well as individuals interested in establishing a business. The program is jointly funded by the US Small Business Administration, Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development and The University of Scranton.
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2 Responses to The University of Scranton SBDC – New Business Alert – Be Life Café & Marketplace

  1. Rebekah,

    Congratulations on your grand opening! We are honored to be working with you and BeLife Cafe & Marketplace and wish you the best of luck!

    Brian Graves
    Graves Accounting & Consulting Services

  2. Kim Meckwood says:

    Hello SBDC,

    I am a former student of the U of S, and my father & sister are both alumnus. In fact, my father, Robert Meckwood, is on the Royals “Wall of Fame”.

    I’m writing because I have an invention that I am trying to bring to market & I will be a part of a contest sponsored by Walmart called I was selected as one of the entries and voting begins on March 7th. I was wondering if you can post a story about me to encourage votes from U of S alumnus. The person who receives the most votes gets their product in every Walmart store in the nation & on the Walmart website. That would be an AWESOME start for my company!!! The site for voting is

    You recently clicked a “like” on a picture I posted. It was a picture of John Krazinski & me. I wrote, “Hello Scranton – love Jim & Kim”. Maybe you remember? Please friend me at Kimberly Meckwood & I would be thrilled if there is a way to help me to win. 🙂

    I appreciate your time!

    Kim Meckwood
    (310) 908-2222

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