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The lastest and greatest news about our members! 

Eater Boston • August 08, 2023 Where to Eat Around Northeastern University

Are you a Northeastern University student or are just in the area looking for good eats near campus? Well check out Jamaica Mi Hungry in Jackson Square for all your Caribbean cravings. Thank you Eater Boston for featuring one of our fabulous Common Wealth Kitchen members!

The Boston Globe • July 29, 2023 Freedom, Soup

We are so incredibly proud of the CommonWealth Kitchen small businesses that have been committed to such community-driven work. Gourmet Kreyol, Fresh Food Generation, and Family Affair Restaurant & Catering were featured in The Boston Globe for their successful and meaningful efforts in feeding Haitian refugees recently arriving in the Boston area.

City of Boston • July 28, 2023 Mayor Wu announces space grant awardees, introducing new local businesses to downtown storefronts

We're thrilled to witness Mayor Wu of Boston showing her support for our CommonWealth Kitchen members: Sweet Teez Bakery, Reign Drink Lab, Mo'Rockin Fusion, McCrea's Candies, and Jamaica Mi Hungry.

The Boston Globe • July 25, 2023 Effie's Homemade expands its biscuit lineup

We're showing our gratitude for The Boston Globe as they once again highlight another Alumni, Effie's Homemade! Check out the featured article and learn all about the tasty expanded biscuit selection.

The Boston Globe • July 25, 2023 For a well-known chef, a charitable new career

Thank you to the people over at the Boston Globe to shine the spotlight on CommonWealth Kitchen's own Alumni, Inna's Kitchen! Be sure to try out their tasty wholesome food if you're ever in the Newton area.

The Boston Globe • July 24, 2023 'What else are you going to do with it?': Developer Bill Cummings is giving away his fortune.

Thank you to Bill and Joyce Cummings and the Cummings Foundation team for their incredible generosity! The Cummings Foundation has pledged to donate $1M over 10 years to CommonWealth Kitchen and offered an additional $1M grant to be matched by other donors.

Dorchester Reporter • July 19, 2023 Dorchester Food Co-Op sees August as the end of long wait to open doors

We're proud to announce our CommonWealth Kitchen alumni, Dorchester Food Co-Op have opened their doors to the people of the Dorchester community. If you're in the Dorchester area stop by to get your produce, pantry staples, household goods, and prepared foods and while supporting local farmers and producers.

Boston Globe • July 18, 2023 A career shift in the pursuit of a new challenge: to find the perfect gift

This new CommonWealth Kitchen company bakes sweet gifts that send the perfect message! Check out the buttery shortcakes at Telegram Cookies and learn about owner Georges Duverger's story featured in The Boston Globe!

June 24, 2023

Huge shoutout to Jamaica Mi Hungry, Soleil Restaurant & Catering, Suya Joint, Pho Hoa Restaurant, Tawakal Halal Cafe, Roundhead Brewing Company, Comfort Kitchen, and The Little Cocoa Bean Company on making the Boston Magazine Best of Boston list this year!

WBZ • June 21, 2023 Boston-Based Cocktail Mix Company 'Simple Sips' Is Bubbling Up

Congrats to CommonWealth Kitchen member Simple Sips on a new partnership with Horizon Beverage. We can't wait to buy cocktail mixes like Pear Pressure and Figgin' Delish at a store near us!

Henry P. Kendall Foundation • June 15, 2023 Creating Community & Opportunity Through Food Entrepreneurship

“You have to have nerves of steel, and you have to be patient, and you have to be tough”. -Chef Saba Wahid, owner-operator of Kush By Saba Learn the tips to being a successful female entrepreneur running a food truck by CommonWealth Kitchen's own members Gourmet Kreyol and Kush Mediterranean Kitchen.

Boston Business Journal • June 04, 2023 Commonwealth Kitchen nabs $100K partnership to support small food businesses

We're thrilled to announce our partnership with Gourmet Caterers, thanks to their commitment to purchase $100k in products from CommonWealth Kitchen businesses over the next year. This is what a true commitment to our diverse food economy looks like!

WBUR • May 25, 2023 What to do about grocery store plastic

Have you ever tried to grocery shop plastic-free? Read on to learn about CommonWealth Kitchen member, Supply Bulk Foods, an online, low waste, dry bulk food store. They carry many local, women and BIPOC suppliers and are fighting food insecurity to boot!

Boston Magazine • May 16, 2023 26 Perfect New England Summer Drinks

Thanks so much Boston Magazine for recognizing CommonWealth Kitchen members, Superfrau and Simple Sips for their amazing products! Superfrau is a sustainable company focusing on upcycling while creating delicious fizzy whey drinks. Simple Sips uses fresh fruit purées, real juices and house-made herbal syrups to make it super easy for you to craft premium cocktails, mocktails, and mimosas in seconds. So glad our folks got recognized for their excellence!

Boston 25 News • May 10, 2023 Celebrating local moms during small business month ahead of Mother’s Day

May is small business month and Boston 25 News highlights Common Wealth Kitchen's own member Sweet Teez Bakery, just in time before Mother's Day.

NBC Boston • May 10, 2023 Food Network's Saba Wahid on Exploring International Cuisine

Commonwealth Kitchen member Kush Mediterranean Kitchen takes us on a trip through international cuisine.