Sweet Generation

Creating Opportunities for Youth with Creative Confections

About the Business

Pairing decadent and memorable flavors to create confections with a cause. We partner with amazing creative organizations to support their programmatic and fundraising goals to create opportunities for youth. In the creative business environment that we have developed, our internship program teaches young people important job and life skills.


Amy is an artist, educator, baker, and businesswoman, with a lifelong interest in removing social class barriers that limit opportunities for disadvantaged youth. She has taught, administered, evaluated, coached, made grants, and developed Arts-based curricula focused on urban identity and self-expression. Amy launched Sweet Generation while she was in graduate school. Amy has worked with Start Small Think Big to  navigate employment policies and to determine the best strategies for human resources.