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Change Lives this Holiday Season

‘Tis the season for spending quality time with family and friends, covering the house in decorations, celebrating traditions, and of course, holiday shopping for everyone on your list. Here at Greyston, we recently launched our 2015 holiday gift box collection! We have 9 different boxes and baskets to choose from – ranging from our classic […]


Whole Planet Foundation Brings a Whole Lot of Change

The following post is written by Katelyn Gorski, Digital Media Specialist at Whole Planet Foundation. October 25 marks the tenth anniversary of the day Whole Foods Market stores helped seed Whole Planet Foundation with a company-wide community giving day, known as a 5% Day. Stores across the company donated 5% of the days’ sales to […]


We Cooked Without Chocolate And It Was Deliciously Inspiring

Today, we continue to explore the transformative power of food. A portion of the sale of Greyston Bakery Brownies and Cookie Thins purchased through Whole Foods Market support Whole Planet Foundation, a non profit unique in that 100% of donations received directly support marginalized communities, a feat made possible by Whole Foods’ contribution to the […]


We’re Celebrating Prosperity! How About You?

Today marks the first day of Whole Planet Foundation’s Prosperity Campaign and Greyston Bakery couldn’t be more excited. We pride ourselves on having a social and economic impact on our local community, Yonkers. In 2012, our dream of alleviating poverty expanded in impact through our partnership with Whole Planet Foundation. A portion of the sale […]


Fair Trade Ingredients: Another Reason to Enjoy a Greyston Brownie

Did you know we use Fair Trade chocolate, sugar and vanilla in all of our baked goods? People are everything at Greyston Bakery, which is why we consider the impact our brownies have on individuals beyond the walls of the bakery. We are interested in using the finest ingredients. Even more important to us, though, […]


Will You Be Celebrating Poverty Is Unnecessary Day?

Greyston Bakery works hard to enact social change, and every so often we like to take the time to reflect on and celebrate successes, especially if we can do so with some of our tireless partners!   One such partner is Whole Planet Foundation, a non-profit organization established by Whole Foods Market to eliminate poverty […]


Extraordinary Events: Whole Foods NE Feed

This week, we were honored to be a part of North East Feed, an amazing event sponsored by Whole Foods at the Meadowlands Exposition Center in New Jersey. The event was all about sharing content around food, education, empowerment, and development. Hundreds of Whole Foods vendors set up booths featuring their stories and their products, and generously provided samples to […]