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Brownies made at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers are (Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Brownies made at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers are create brownie pieces used in Ben & Jerry's ice cream. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and turning lives around. (April 4, 2013)

Greyston Bakery makes brownies, changes lives

Bakers at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers create brownie pieces used in Ben & Jerry's ice cream. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and turning lives around. (April 4, 2013)

Greyston Bakery employee Paul Daniels packages brownie pieces
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Greyston Bakery employee Paul Daniels packages brownie pieces to be used in Ben & Jerry's ice cream. The Yonkers bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

CEO Mike Brady at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers.
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

CEO Mike Brady at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

CEO Mike Brady looks at packaging for a
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

CEO Mike Brady looks at packaging for a new product at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

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Harry Kraklow, maintenance supervisor at Greyston Bakery, takes
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Harry Kraklow, maintenance supervisor at Greyston Bakery, takes measurements to calibrate machines used to make brownies in the Yonkers bakery. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

People work at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers to
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

People work at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers to create brownie pieces used in Ben & Jerry's ice cream. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

Jason Ford, of Yonkers, a mixer and lead
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Jason Ford, of Yonkers, a mixer and lead operator at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers, works to create brownie pieces used in Ben & Jerry's ice cream. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

Jason Ford, of Yonkers, a mixer and lead
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Jason Ford, of Yonkers, a mixer and lead operator at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers, works to create brownie pieces used in Ben & Jerry's ice cream. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

Baking pans filled with brownie mix are sent
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Baking pans filled with brownie mix are sent to a large oven at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers to create brownie pieces used in Ben & Jerry's ice cream. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

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People work at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers to
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

People work at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers to create brownie pieces used in Ben & Jerry's ice cream. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

People work at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers to
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

People work at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers to create brownie pieces used in Ben & Jerry's ice cream. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

An employee prepares baking pans at Greyston Bakery
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

An employee prepares baking pans at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers to make the brownie pieces used in Ben & Jerry's ice cream. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

Brownie pieces made at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Brownie pieces made at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers are used for Ben & Jerry's ice cream. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

An employee loads a pallet full of packaged
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

An employee loads a pallet full of packaged brownie pieces at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

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Greyston Bakery in Yonkers creates the brownie pieces
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Greyston Bakery in Yonkers creates the brownie pieces used in Ben & Jerry's ice cream as part of their 30-year relationship. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

Bernie Glassman, a Zen Buddhist, is the founder
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Bernie Glassman, a Zen Buddhist, is the founder of Greyston Bakery in Yonkers.

Brownies made at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers are
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Brownies made at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers are create brownie pieces used in Ben & Jerry's ice cream. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and turning lives around. (April 4, 2013)

Mike Brady, CEO of Greyston Bakery in Yonkers,
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Mike Brady, CEO of Greyston Bakery in Yonkers, stands next to a mixer in the main mixing room, used to create brownie pieces for Ben & Jerry's ice cream. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

Greyston Bakery employee Paul Daniels packages brownie pieces
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Greyston Bakery employee Paul Daniels packages brownie pieces to be used in Ben & Jerry's ice cream. The Yonkers bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

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People work at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers to
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

People work at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers to create brownie pieces used in Ben & Jerry's ice cream. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

A spiral cooler turns brownies at Greyston Bakery
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

A spiral cooler turns brownies at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers to create brownie pieces used in Ben & Jerry's ice cream. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

Lisa Saltzman, retail management with Greyston Bakery in
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Lisa Saltzman, retail management with Greyston Bakery in Yonkers, packages brownies to be sold online and at Whole Foods Markets, as CEO Mike Brady stands by. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

Lisa Saltzman, retail management with Greyston Bakery in
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Lisa Saltzman, retail management with Greyston Bakery in Yonkers, packages brownies to be sold online and at Whole Foods Markets, as Greyston CEO Mike Brady stands by. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

CEO Mike Brady at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers.
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

CEO Mike Brady at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

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Baking pans leave a large oven at Greyston
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Baking pans leave a large oven at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers, and will eventually yield brownie pieces used in Ben & Jerry's ice cream. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

Pieces of chocolate for a new product are
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Pieces of chocolate for a new product are seen at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

The lobby of Greyston Bakery is seen in
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

The lobby of Greyston Bakery is seen in Yonkers. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

Boxes of packages filled with brownie crunch sit
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Boxes of packages filled with brownie crunch sit ready to ship at Greyston Bakery in Yonkers. The bakery, founded in 1982, has an open-hiring policy and states a commitment to social services and betterment. (April 4, 2013)

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