Volunteer Ambassador Training

We will be holding a TWB Ambassador Training for volunteers, where they will learn how to run and promote Together We Bake at Farmers’ Markets and pop-up shops. Liz, one of our program managers, will be leading this training, teaching volunteers how to set up for markets, interact with customers, and how to do transactions. The ambassador training will be held on April 25th, from […]

Meet Biruktait

Meet Biruktait

Biruktait has lived in the US for the past 3 years, emigrating from Ethiopia to Dubai, then from Dubai to the US. She is a loving mother and wife, eager to create a better future for her family. She came to Together We Bake this past Winter and took her first steps towards empowerment. Biruktait discovered new ways to cope with her emotions and stress, […]

Meet Shavonne

Meet Shavonne

Shavonne is an extremely motivated, empowered woman. She joined our 2019 Winter class and quickly became a support system for her fellow teammates. She lived her passion and dedication for TWB every day, ensuring to uplift, encourage, and listen to the other women as best she could. Post-graduation, Shavonne is continuing helping people. She has experience working with elderly individuals and has recently been hired […]

Meet Rebecca

Meet Rebecca

Rebecca is one the kindest, warmest women to have gone through our program. She always arrived early, and she made sure to give each staff-member a hug before going home. Rebecca has overcome so many obstacles, and she has grown from each triumph. We can’t wait to continue supporting her as a TWB alumni team member. Read more about Rebecca’s story below! What circumstances brought you to where you were before you joined Together We Bake? Rebecca: I […]

Meet Sarah

Meet Sarah

Sarah is such a special part of the TWB family. She joined our program during our 2019 Winter session. Her work ethic and drive to learn anything she can encouraged and motivated her teammates to do the same. She worked very hard to earn her ServSafe certification in order to move up the ladder in the restaurant industry. We are so proud of her accomplishment […]

Meet Abuk

Meet Abuk

Abuk just recently graduated from our Winter 2019 program. Life hasn’t been easy for Abuk, but she made the conscious, deliberate decision to pave a better future for herself. She always managed to make us smile with her surprising sass, and she loved channeling her inner diva for the camera. She continues to inspire us with her strength, resilience, and perseverance. Read more about Abuk’s […]

TWB Information Session for Prospective Team Members

Come learn about Together We Bake! Here’s an opportunity to hear about the program, ask questions, meet the staff! Presentation will begin promptly at 10:15. RSVP to Stephanie, via email stephanie@togetherwebake.org or text (703) 973-8775. You can fill out an application and interview while you are here.

Winter 2019 Graduation

Please join us in celebrating Together We Bake’s Winter 2019 Team! We look forward to honoring our amazing team of women! Graduation will be held on Thursday, March 7th, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM, at The Lyceum, 201 South Washington Street Alexandria, VA 22314. Free parking in the parking lot and on the side streets. Feel free to bring a friend, neighbor or colleague. Register here!

Meet Teresa

Meet Teresa

Teresa joined the TWB family for our first ever Summer session. As a mother of two, it was hard for her to see her kids turning to her sister for support, which led her to wanting to better herself. She was able to open up to her new support network and listen to the other women’s advice. We are so proud of how far Teresa […]

Meet Cassandra

Meet Cassandra

Cassandra joined the TWB family for our Summer 2018 program. She quickly opened up to the group, allowing herself to be seen and vulnerable, which led to the other women in her class feeling comfortable enough to do the same. Cassandra is an entrepreneur, and she started a Mom’s Group, where she can live her passion of empowering mothers to be the best versions of […]