Mission & Principles

Our Mission

Sunflower Bakery prepares young adults with learning differences for employment in pastry, baking and related food industries.

Our Values

Sunflower Bakery is an inclusive workforce-training organization guided by Jewish values and engaged in community building that:

  • Fills a need for productivity and employment in the community of individuals with learning differences by offering skill development and inclusive, real-life training opportunities;
  • Enhances independence, self-esteem, and self-determination;
  • Focuses on maximizing people’s strengths and minimizing their weaknesses
  • Fills a need for high quality, non-dairy baked goods in the community; and
  • Emphasizes customer service.

Our Vision

An inclusive society where all persons, regardless of their differences, have opportunities to lead productive lives.