News — Baltimore
2022 Give One Grantee Profile: Baltimore Hunger Project
On Giving Tuesday, a group of 15 Michele’s Granola employees spent the morning volunteering with one of our Baltimore-based 2022 grantees, the Baltimore Hunger Project (BHP). We learned that more than 70% of Baltimore City students and nearly half of all Baltimore County students are considered food insecure. As one of our teammates said, “In a country so rich in resources, it is astonishing that so many don’t have enough to eat.”
2022 Give One Grantee Profile: Farm Alliance of Baltimore
The Farm Alliance of Baltimore (FAB) is a non-profit member-based organization of urban farms, community gardens and independent growers using connection, resource sharing and collective advocacy to help city residents grow food where they are to feed themselves and their communities. Co-Executive Director Mariya Strauss says they consider themselves “a home for anyone growing food, fiber or livestock in the city,” and over 45 farms, gardens and individual members have now taken up residence and benefit from its year-round programs and services. The FAB began to take shape in 2011 and has since been supporting urban food production by way...
Press Release: Michele’s Granola Launches a Line of Granola-Inspired Oat & Nut Butter
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Michele’s Granola Launches a Premium Line of Granola-Inspired Oat & Nut Butter CPG creates an oat- and nut-based spread as its first venture outside the granola set Timonium, Maryland (July 26, 2022) – Michele’s Granola has reimagined its nationally distributed clean label granola with the launch of Michele’s Granola Oat & Nut Butter, a spreadable granola packaged in a 10-ounce jar with all the appeal, nutrition and flavor of its signature product line. With demand for Michele’s Granola and Toasted Muesli at an all-time high, this is the brand’s first venture into a new grocery category since...
Your Purposeful Purchase Benefited the Maryland Food Bank
As part of our Give One for Good Food® initiative, we committed to donating 1% of sales of our now-sold-out online exclusive Limited Edition Chocolate Lovers' Granola to the Maryland Food Bank (MFB). You came through by purchasing more of this special flavor in the month of February than any other variety we bake! We were so impressed by the wonderful work MFB is doing to create a more equitable, resilient and accessible food system for all Marylanders, we decided to donate 1% of sales of all Michele's Granola products, both online and in-store, for a total donation of $10,000. In addition to...