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Jennifer's story

I grew up in Wausau, Wisconsin, the youngest of seven children in a tight-knit Italian-Irish Catholic family. We never had a lot of money, but we were happy nonetheless, and took pleasure in the simple things, such as cooking, nature, reading and spending time together. My father built a cabin in the north woods, and my mother and I would pick wild raspberries and blackberries every summer, and it is from her that I first learned how to make jam, to appreciate the way the raspberries tasted, warm and aromatic from the sun. Today, my partner Gil and I live in Milwaukee, WI. We both work in the restaurant industry, and 5 lilies is our way to contribute to the food world in a unique way that reflects our passion for cooking, and supporting local and sustainable food. Our dreams for the future include running a thriving business, and being able to give back to our community by supporting local farmers and small businesses, and teaching through cooking demonstrations.

This loan is special because:

It will provide funds for kitchen improvements to streamline production.

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About 5 lilies LLC

Industry: Food
Years in operation: New Business
Website: 5lilies.com


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