Job will pay you $1,000 to drink coffee for a month

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INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — A company wants you to drink more local coffee, and they're willing to pay you $1,000 to do so. is looking to pay someone to drink at only local coffee shops for a month. ( release) wants to bring attention to the benefits of supporting local shops by hiring someone to ditch Starbucks and drink locally owned coffee for a month.

"​The goals of this initiative are to inspire more people to opt for local coffee and gather firsthand insight into the differences between corporate coffee joints and smaller shops,” says Micah Pratt, manager of

The person hired will need to share their experience of shopping and sipping local.

The job listing is open from now through Sept. 30, 2019.

Interested applicants can apply here.