Akron Canton Regional Food Bank Donor
Main Street Gourmet is a continuous donor of food to the Akron Canton Regional Food Bank...
Muffins for Mammograms
In 1992, Main Street Gourmet, along with Akron General’s Women’s Health and Cancer Center, created a charitable program called “Muffins for Mammograms.”
Steve Marks, Co-CEO and Founder of Main Street Gourmet, is also the founder of the Akron Marathon.
Main Street Gourmet has supported the efforts of Junior Achievement through in-class participation and donating to JA's on-line auctions.
Shatten Civic Distinction Award
Main Street Gourmet was the recipient of the Shatten Civic Distinction Award from The Entrepreneurs EDGE and Crain’s Cleveland Business.
Pillar Award for Community Service
Multiple times, Main Street Gourmet has received the prestigious Pillar Award for Community Service, given annually by Smart Business Magazine to companies in Northeast Ohio who show a continued commitment to community service and philanthropy.
Wellness @ Work
Main Street Gourmet has been the recipient of the first annual “Wellness@Work” Award from the Cleveland Museum of Natural History and its partner, the Cleveland Clinic.
No Muffin Left Behind Sales
Since 2004, we have offered the public our overstock, discontinued and imperfect products for a low price and shared the proceeds with a local charity.