ML Carroll and Canapés is a firm believer in giving back to the community that has catapulted her career and supports her company. The recipient of countless awards for her philanthropic efforts and also listed amoung The Gazette’s Who's Who To Watch In Business, ML embraces the ideals of "pay it forward", giving so that others may attain their goals. Canapés and ML have contributed food and services to several local charities such as The United Way, Blessings in a Backpack, The Delaplaine Visual Arts Center, The Mental Health Association of Frederick County, Hospice of Frederick Country, Mission of Mercy, The American Cancer Society, The Woman’s Giving Circle, Easels of Frederick, The YMCA of Frederick, and some many more.
Canapés is an active member in the Frederick County Chamber of Commerce and Frederick Weddings. Additionally, Canapés supports The Downtown Frederick Partnership.