Volunteer with Together We Bake by helping us work our booth at Art on the Avenue! It will be held on Saturday Oct. 5th from 10 am – 6 pm in Del Ray. Art on the Avenue is a multi-cultural arts festival celebrating our community’s diversity through the arts in the Del Ray neighborhood in Alexandria, Virginia. This festival is held on the first Saturday […]
Another Volunteer Night is upon us! Come help Together We Bake prepare for a busy holiday season by stickering packaging on Tuesday, September 17th, from 6 pm – 8 pm at the Downtown Baptist Church. Our stickering volunteer nights are a fun way to give back to our community, so sign up today!
Please join us in celebrating Together We Bake’s Summer 2019 Team! We look forward to honoring our amazing team of women! Graduation will be held on Thursday, August 1st, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM, at the Downtown Baptist Church: 212 South Washington Street Alexandria, VA 22314. Free parking on the side streets. Feel free to bring a friend, neighbor or colleague!
Volunteer with Together We Bake at the Old Town Arts and Crafts Festival on Saturday, July 27th, from 10 am – 6 pm. We split this opportunity into three separate shifts: 9:30 am – 12:30 pm, 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm, and 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm, with 2-3 people at each shift. This is a fun way to get involved and give back to our […]
Healing 360 The world sees the outer you The inner you should shine brightly through you And the world will gain insight. Alexis Walter Alexis graduated from our Spring 2019 class. She is so smart, supportive, and always willing to help her fellow team members. When she started our program, Alexis was a little skeptical about trusting the other women. Eventually she warmed up and […]
Together We Bake will have a guest spot at the Old Town Farmers’ Market on Saturday July 20th from 7 am – noon. Volunteer for this fun opportunity! The morning will be broken into two shifts, 7 – 10 am and 10 – 1 pm (to account for take-down).
Giada is a resilient, determined woman! She graduated from our Spring 2019 class, despite the adversities she has faced throughout her life. During program, Giada coped with the loss of her sister and with a son fighting cancer. She found comfort and support in Together We Bake, and we are so proud of the empowered, self-sufficient woman she has grown into! Read her poem below […]
Casey is one-of-a-kind! She graduated from our Spring 2019 program and just got a job at INOVA. Casey’s commitment to showing up each day, on time, despite having to work an overnight shift at iHop, inspired her fellow team members to show up as well. Her smile and positive attitude are contagious. We could always count on Casey to uplift the other women in the […]
Together We Bake has had an incredible, positive, lasting impact on my life. When I got out of jail I found myself applying for job after job, but no one would hire me. Employers were shutting their doors in my face, refusing to give me a second chance. I decided not to let that stop me though, even with a huge gap in my work […]
Christina graduated from our Spring 2019 class. On her first day of orientation, she was timid, quiet, and preferred to observe and listen, but, by the time graduation came around, she found herself addressing a room full of people, speaking of the impact TWB has had on her. Throughout the Spring session, Christina grew more and more confident, learning to show self-compassion and appreciating her […]