Solo Foods will hold a bake sale this weekend as part of Share Our Strength’s Great American Bake Sale, a national campaign to end childhood hunger in America by 2015. This year nearly 1 in 4 children across the country struggle with hunger. That’s more than 17 million kids. Funds raised through the Solo Foods Great American Bake Sale will be used to support Share Our Strength’s efforts to end childhood hunger across the country.
The Solo Foods Great American Bake Sale will be held this Saturday, September 3 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the corner of 55th Street and East Avenue in Countryside. A variety of cookies, pastries, tarts and other baked goods will be available for purchase. As the official baking ingredient partner of Share Our Strength’s Great American Bake Sale, Solo Foods has agreed match all funds raised at the bake sale. Sweet Ride, Chicago’s Mobile Bakery will participate as well by selling various sweet treats from the Sweet Ride Food Truck.