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At Howdy Homemade Ice Cream, we’re about two things: amazing ice cream served by amazing people. By creating jobs for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, we make sure that the best fresh local ice cream in The Triangle, NC, is served by some of the best people in your very own neighborhood.


About Howdy Homemade

We are on a relentless pursuit to create jobs for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities using the power of smiles and amazing ice cream. While this is important to the Howdy culture country-wide, we take it a step further here in Cary, NC. As a non-profit Howdy Homemade Ice Cream location, we believe everyone has something special to offer. We’re committed to creating an environment where people of different abilities feel welcome, valued, and supported.

Of course, we’re not just creating great change; we’re also creating great ice cream! Our fresh local ice cream is made daily in our kitchen in Cary, NC.

With high-quality ingredients, a variety of delicious flavors, and a whole lot of love packed into every scoop, a visit to our Cary, NC, ice cream shop will not only tantalize your taste buds but also fill your heart.

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Jackson enjoys Cookies & Cream ice cream and in his free time he enjoys archery, reading, and playing video games.

Jackson is excited to be a part of the Howdy Homemade team and to acquire new skills!