Who We Are

AWH is a U.S. multi-state operator, currently operating in five states including Illinois, Michigan, Massachusetts, New Jersey, and Ohio. The company focuses on limited license states east of the Rockies, with flagship locations in desirable retail corridors serving key medical and adult-use markets.

AWH is committed to breaking down traditional barriers in the cannabis marketplace to redefine the industry from the ground up. The company owns and operates state-of-the-art cultivation facilities, grows award-winning strains and produces a curated selection of premium products. AWH provides accessible retail experiences, trusted products and exclusive brand partnerships. Because cannabis should be accessible to everyone.
We are on a mission to change the way you think about cannabis.
Retail Dispensary Brands

Illinois

Collinsville (St. Louis Area)
Springfield - E Adams St.
Springfield - Horizon Dr
Fairview Heights
Chicago Ridge

New Jersey

Montclair

Massachusetts

Boston
Newton
New Bedford

Chicago, IL

MOCA River North
MOCA Logan Square
Midway, Chicago

Michigan

Morenci
Detroit
Battle Creek
Ann Arbor

Ohio

Carroll

Illinois

Collinsville (St. Louis Area)
Springfield - E Adams St.
Springfield - Horizon Dr
Fairview Heights

New Jersey

Montclair
Hoboken (Coming Soon)
Paramus Area (Coming Soon)

Massachusetts

Boston - Friend St. (Coming Soon)
Newton (Coming Soon)
New Bedford (Coming Soon)

Chicago, IL

MOCA River North
MOCA Logan Square
Midway Dispensary

Michigan

Moreni
Ann Arbor
Battle Creek
Grand River West Detroit
Grand Rapids - 28th St.
Grand Rapids - Scribner

Ohio

Carroll

Award-Winning Consumer Brands

In 2019, AWH debuted the Ozone brand of premium cannabis products into the Michigan and Illinois markets, offering premium flower, concentrates and vapes.
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Exclusive Brand Partners

AWH has developed exclusive partnerships in our states with the top-selling and most recognizable cannabis brands from around the United States.
Activism:
Last Prisoner Project

AWH is dedicated to the fight for cannabis criminal justice reform and is a proud partner to support the efforts of the Last Prisoner Project. In 2020, AWH made a commitment to raise $250,000 through a customer donation program at all of its retail locations, which includes a company match of $125,000.

"AWH has been an incredible partner to the Last Prisoner Project. Their generous contributions of time and resources are helping LPP achieve our goal of facilitating the release of prisoners convicted of non-violent cannabis crimes.”

Mary Bailey, Managing Director, Last Prisoner Project

Our People

At AWH, we hold ourselves to a higher standard, passionately advocating for both our customers and team members, championing diversity and creating an inclusive and respectful environment. Because cannabis should be easy and accessible to everyone.
Press

Ascend by Midway Dispensary Launches in Chicago with New Modern Design

The Chicago Ridge location features 1,900 square feet of adult-use retail space designed to reflect evolving consumer needs and brand direction, creating 40 new local jobs in rapidly growing cannabis industry Chicago Ridge, IL – (April. 8,…

Ascend Launches Its Largest Illinois Dispensary in Fairview Heights, Unveiling New Modern Design

Second Metro-East location features 5,100 square feet of adult-use retail space designed to reflect evolving consumer needs and brand direction:…

MedMen Announces $73 Million Investment from AWH into MedMen’s New York Operations

Investment enables MedMen to deleverage balance sheet in accordance with turnaround plan New York & Los Angeles – (Feb. 25, 2021) – MedMen…

AWH Re-Opens Downtown Montclair Medical-Use Cannabis Dispensary

Debut of storefront on Bloomfield Avenue offers Montclair and northern New Jersey access to an integrated retail cannabis buying experience…

AWH Brings Innovative Product Lines to Illinois Cannabis Consumers in 2021

Introduces pill-form cannabis to state in partnership with 1906 CHICAGO – (Feb. 9, 2021) – Ascend Wellness Holdings, LLC (“AWH”), a…