The Great American Bake Sale By: Michelle Connelly
Mission of the Great American Bake sale • A bake sale to help stop hunger in the US. • All the food is donated • The food saves children from hunger and starvation
History of The Great American Bake sale • Began on May 16, 1991 with a piece of lemon pie • Has progressed throughout the year • Racing driver Jeff Green drove the Great American Bake sale car in the Coca-Cola 600 on May 30, 2004. • Works With Share Our Strength (SOS)
Accomplishments • Since 2003, more than 1.3 million people have participating in The Great American Bake Sale. • They have raised more than $5 million all around the US.
More information • Hold a bake sale • Visit http://gabs.strength.org/site/PageServer?pagename=GABS_homepage • Find more information
Help stopWorld hunger and starvation in the US Michelle Connelly