Cary Wheaton is the Executive Director of Billings Forge Community Works, a non-profit organization located in the Frog Hollow neighborhood of Hartford. Billings Forge Community Works is a driving force for community participation and empowerment in Frog Hollow through promoting access to healthy food; engaging youth; and developing employment opportunities and economically sustainable social enterprises. Firebox’s profits are earmarked to support BFCW’s initiatives. Cary is a long-time Cambridge, Massachusetts restaurateur who moved to Hartford to create Firebox for the Melville Charitable Trust. She continues to oversee the restaurant for the Trust.