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Montgomery County Council: A local family has found a way to bring some simple joy to our COVID heroes.


Fox5 News: Gaithersburg couple gifts beer to first responders, essential workers

A Gaithersburg couple who call themselves the 'Beer Fairiez' have partnered with several local breweries to buy medical workers on the front lines craft beer as a way to say 'thank you.'

DCBeer: The Beer Fairiez Thank Essential and Frontline Workers in Montgomery County

If beer fairies were real, would they live in Bamberg or Gaithersburg? And would they hang around in caves sprinkling attenuation on barrels of underfermeted lager or would they drop off small care packs to frontline workers? In the case of Jen and Josh Bienstock, the latter...

WTOP: How to send free craft beer to your favorite Montgomery Co. front-line workers

A Gaithersburg, Maryland, couple is counting on community involvement to help realize their vision of bringing local craft beer to Montgomery County’s essential workers on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic. Jen and Josh Bienstock — who started surprising friends with drop-offs of craft beer from Montgomery County brewers in May to keep in touch under quarantine — now call themselves The BeerFairiez, a community-based social and networking group. Together, they’ve launched a #CraftingGratitude campaign as their way of thanking essential workers...