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Greenwood couple partners with Italians to distribute olive oil

A family in Italy is now trusting these two Greenwood residents with bringing their olive oil to the United States to sell it online.

GREENWOOD, Ind. — When you think of locations to purchase authentic Italian Olive Oil, one south side family hopes that Greenwood, Indiana comes to mind. 

Nadia and Wade Cunningham are now the U.S. distributors of “Olio Fresia” olive oil. 

“They kind of picked us to help them launch and a business was born,” Nadia proudly states. “It’s crazy!”

In May of 2019, Nadia and Wade visited Italy to meet up with their 23 year-old daughter Lauren, who was a Roncalli grad traveling abroad. Lauren had become an au pair for the Fresia family in Imperia, Italy. 

When Nadia and Wade visited with Lauren, they immediately hit it off with the Fresia family. 

“We were at their kitchen table in their house,” Wade remembers. “We ordered pizza,

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Ready for Business Fund Launched By GSBA and Comcast to Distribute $2,500 Cash Grants to More Than 60 Small Businesses in Metro Seattle Area

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The Ready for Business Fund – a relief program launched by GSBA, Washington State’s LGBTQ & Allied Chamber of Commerce, and Comcast Washington, will begin distributing $2,500 cash grants to more than 60 small businesses in the metro Seattle area that are owned by LGBTQ people, Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC), and women. The fundwas established on Aug. 3 with $50,000 from Comcast Washington and GSBA as the fund administrator.

Within one month, GSBA received 500 applications for the fund. In the same period more than $200,000 was raised to support the Ready for Business Fund. Support included asecond $50,000 contribution from Comcast, a $25,000 donation from T-Mobile, and funding from AT&T, BECU, Grace Church Seattle, Harborstone Credit Union, Microsoft, Puget Sound Energy, Sanctuary Seattle Church, Seattle Storm, US Bank, Verity Credit Union,

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