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Press Release: Michele’s Granola Awards Grants to Seven Organizations Striving to Improve Food Security

Press Release: Michele’s Granola Awards Grants to Seven Organizations Striving to Improve Food Security

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Michele’s Granola Awards Grants to Seven Organizations Striving to Improve Food Security The CPG brand awarded more than $60,000 in its latest round of funding through its Give One for Good Food® fund.  Timonium, Maryland (May 3, 2022) – Michele’s Granola, a scratch bakery producing handmade granola and muesli cereal, awarded more than $60,000 in grants ranging in size from $5,000 to $15,000 to seven nonprofit organizations leading the way to a healthier, more equitable food system. Michele Tsucalas, founder and owner of Michele’s Granola, created the Give One for Good Food® fund in 2013, through which...

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Press Release - Michele's Granola Achieves SQF Certification

Press Release - Michele's Granola Achieves SQF Certification

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Michele's Granola Achieves SQF Certification   Maryland-based CPG (Consumer Packaged Goods) brand undertook rigorous Safe Quality Food certification to bolster its standing as the brand expands its distribution Timonium, Maryland (February 21, 2022) – Michele’s Granola has attained SQF (Safe Quality Food) certification, one of the most rigorous certifications in food manufacturing. The woman-owned brand produces a line of handmade granola and muesli cereal from its dedicated facility in Timonium, Maryland, and as the company seeks to expand its distribution, SQF certification is increasingly a pre-requisite to even start the conversation with larger retailers. The Food Marketing Institute...

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PRESS RELEASE - Michele's Granola Introduces Limited Edition Batch to Benefit the Maryland Food Bank

PRESS RELEASE - Michele's Granola Introduces Limited Edition Batch to Benefit the Maryland Food Bank

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Michele's Granola Introduces Limited Edition Batch to Benefit the Maryland Food Bank  Maryland-based CPG company develops a plant-based chocolate granola tied to the brand’s charitable giving program Give One for Good Food®     Timonium, Maryland (February 1, 2022) – Michele’s Granola is launching a Limited Edition batch called Michele’s Chocolate Lovers’ Granola to benefit the Maryland Food Bank. This partnership is an extension of the brand’s Give One for Good Food® charitable giving program, through which the company donates one percent of gross sales to organizations leading the way towards a healthier, more equitable food system....

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PRESS RELEASE: Whole Cities Foundation and Michele's Granola Kick Off Small Business Challenge to Advance Community Health

PRESS RELEASE: Whole Cities Foundation and Michele's Granola Kick Off Small Business Challenge to Advance Community Health

AUSTIN, Texas, September 30, 2021 - Whole Cities Foundation, a nonprofit broadening community access to fresh food and nutrition education, has partnered with Michele’s Granola and launched Michele’s Granola Small Business Challenge to help build thriving local food systems. Each $8,000 Michele’s Granola Small Business Challenge pledge will fund a Whole Cities Foundation Community First Grant. The grant program supports community-led nonprofits focused on long-term fresh, healthy food access and nutrition education to create more equitable and sustainable local food systems. Michele’s Granola kicked off its Small Business Challenge by sponsoring an $8,000 grant and inviting 10 additional like-minded businesses...

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