Winter 2020 Graduation

Please join us in celebrating Together We Bake’s Winter 2020 Team! We look forward to honoring our amazing team of women! Graduation will be held on Thursday, March 12th, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM, at the Old Town Community Church:  212 South Washington Street Alexandria, VA 22314. Free parking on the side streets. Feel free to bring a friend, neighbor or colleague!

Twist Boutique Hosts Clothing Resale Event Benefiting Together We Bake

Twist Boutique Hosts Clothing Resale Event Benefiting Together We Bake

ALEXANDRIA, VA —Twist Boutique, a women’s consignment boutique, located in Old Town Alexandria, will be hosting a clothing resale event at the Old Town Community Church, 212 S. Washington St. on Saturday, March 14 from 8am-2pm to benefit local nonprofit Together We Bake. This event is open to the public with all proceeds going directly to Together We Back. Twist Boutique will be donating all […]

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 10:00. 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. Hope to see you soon!

Volunteer Opportunity: Labeling

Join us for our first Volunteer Night of 2020! Help Together We Bake prepare for our next big order by labeling packaging on Tuesday, January 28th, from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm at the Downtown Baptist Church.  Our volunteer nights are a fun way to give back to our community, so sign up today!      

Meet Cynthia

Meet Cynthia

Cynthia graduated from our Fall 2019 class as a newly empowered woman! She is a survivor, she is resilient, and she is ready to determine what her future holds. Her passion for yoga and mindfulness translated to every aspect of the program. Cynthia’s positivity and peaceful energy inspired the other women in her class. Read more about Cynthia’s story below! What circumstances brought you to […]

Woman on the Rise – Teresa

Woman on the Rise – Teresa

Imagine going through a program aimed at providing a second chance, and quickly discovering your second chance is becoming a member of the program’s staff. That’s what happened to 2018 Together We Bake grad Teresa, who today is a full-time TWB production assistant.  “I was always a person that went from job to job. When I didn’t like somewhere I worked, I would up and […]

Meet Elly

Meet Elly

They showed me that it’s ok to be authentically me. I never thought I would share my story with so many people. During orientation I shared how I felt discouraged about speaking my truth, Mash’Allah I’ve gained so many useful tools to look within myself and find the courage and vulnerability it takes to do so.

Volunteer Opportunity: Labeling

Another Volunteer Night is upon us! Come help Together We Bake prepare for a busy holiday season by labeling packaging on Tuesday, November 12th, from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm at the Downtown Baptist Church. There will also be an opportunity to be trained as a TWB Ambassador. Our volunteer nights are a fun way to give back to our community, so sign up today!

Meet Demi

Meet Demi

I went from feeling defeated to having hope. I went from being homeless to finding a home. I discovered an inner peace that helps me control my thoughts and actions. I now know how to cope with my innermost fears in a healthy way, and I have the courage to overcome any challenge I face.

Meet Edna

Meet Edna

Before I started the TWB program, Ms. Shanelle Gayden said, “This program is for you.” She asked me to apply to TWB and interview with Stephanie, then come back and tell her what I think. I was skeptical at first, but I quickly discovered that this program was the perfect fit for me. When I started at TWB in September, I expected to be baking, […]