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When Shiri Reuveni-Ullrich got her master’s in speech therapy back in 2005, she never imagined it would lead to her owning a bakery. This isn’t one of those stories about a major life event prompting a drastic change in career paths. Instead, it’s a tale of combining two lifelong passions — baking and speech pathology — into one.
Rising above bakery is coming to Bergen County
The search is on for Rising Above Bakery’s storefront. And founder Shiri Reuveni-Ullrich has her sights set on Bergen County.
Everything at Rising Above — from its crusty sourdough bread to its soft chocolate chip cookies — is made by adults with special needs and learning differences, guided by a troop of enthusiastic volunteers....
best artisanal loaves in New Jersey
The breads include olive and rosemary, the No. 1 bestseller until rye overtook it recently; sweet potato semolina; blueberry and honey (a summer favorite); oats and figs; and perhaps the most sought-after item: spelt crackers. "It's super popular"......
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Bakery on a Mission: Empowering Adults With Special Needs
Rising Above Bakery is a nonprofit cottage bakery in the Hudson Valley with something special in addition to the mouth-watering menu.