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Running a better Social Enterprise has allowed our mission to grow

Twenty-seven years ago, Women’s Bean Project was founded with a simple idea:that teaching women to work while actually working was the cure for poverty.The reaction from our community when we started was interest in the novelty of what we were doing, but little belief we could make much of it. In the beginning, we were a mission that happened to have a business. As a

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Black Bean Soup Recipe

Our black beans make this black bean earthy soup delicious and nutritious. The tough shell holds its shape during cooking while the inside cooks to a velvety mushroom taste. Black Bean Soup Recipe Print Recipe You’ll add chicken or vegetable stock (or water), olive oil, onion, garlic, green pepper, tomato paste (optional), wine vinegar and bay leaf with our yummy spices. Ingredients: Black beans, spices:

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Old Fashioned Chili Recipe

Everything old is new. You’ll love the comfortable, homey flavor of our Old Fashioned Chili. Mildly spiced with cumin and chili pepper, it tastes even more like home when served with our Golden Cornbread or Gluten Free Cornbread. Old Fashioned Chili Recipe Print Recipe You’ll need tomatoes, green peppers, olive oil, onion, garlic and our yummy spices. You can also add fresh parsley, ground

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Firehouse #10 Chili Recipe

Our spicy combination of chipotle and crushed red pepper three-bean chili has the perfect kick. It’s not too spicy or too mild, but just enough flavor for the chili lover. It’s perfectly named for our building, the old Denver Fire Department Firehouse #10. Firehouse #10 Chili Recipe Print Recipe Serve with our Golden Cornbread of Gluten-Free Cornbread on the side. Ingredients: Small red chili

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10 Bean Soup Recipe

Enjoy the rich collective blend that will build community at every gathering. Close your eyes, take a deep breath and envision the closest, most collaborative gathering possible. You’ll imagine it’s a soup with 1,000 beans, not just 10.   10 Bean Soup Recipe Print Recipe A hint of spice gives it the rich and hearty flavor. You add the tomatoes. You can also add

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Our retail store will be closed 6/27 to 6/30 and any online orders placed the week of 6/26 will be processed on Monday, 7/3