In 2007, Annamarie Ausnes, a regular customer of a Starbucks in Tacoma, WA, discovered that she had polycystic kidney disease and needed a transplant. The barista at the Starbucks that she frequented, Sandie Andersen, found out that she was the right blood type to donate a kidney. Talk about going above and beyond for your customers!
Here’s a list of more weird facts about Starbucks. For example, did you know that Starbucks was almost called “Pequods”? Also, the picture on the Starbucks logo is supposed to be a siren, and she used to be topless!