Cookies for Kids Cancer: Best Bake Sale Cookbook

Gretchen Holt-Witt


each cookie makes a difference!

In December 2007, Gretchen Holt-Witt set the lofty aim of baking and promoting 96,000 cookies throughout the vacations, all within the identify of investment study for pediatric melanoma, the number 1 affliction killer of children within the usa and the sickness her younger son was once combating. Armed with the decision of a mother on a venture plus the information that money for study suggest extra cures, greater survival charges, and wish for the longer term, Holt-Witt succeeded in promoting all 96,000 cookies and elevating over $400,000 for brand spanking new pediatric melanoma treatments.

Long after the ovens cooled, requests for extra cookies in addition to deals to assist poured in. Gretchen knew she was once onto anything. She and her husband Larry responded the decision to motion by way of beginning Cookies for children’ melanoma (cookiesforkidscancer.org), a countrywide non-profit that evokes humans to host bake revenues of all sizes, from pcs and porches to complete agencies and groups, with a few elevating greater than $30,000 in a single day. Cookies for children’ melanoma went directly to associate with The completely happy items corporation, inspiring hundreds of thousands of people with Glad’s promise to check money raised at bake revenues. The partnership has obtained cognizance from Martha Stewart, CNN, Parade, Redbook, women domestic magazine, Woman’s Day, O The Oprah Magazine, the Today express, and more.

With event, ardour, center, and nice tales from bake sale hosts, this cookbook used to be created to encourage extra bake revenues in addition to at once gain this extraordinary charity. a hundred% of the author's proceeds and royalties may be donated to Cookies for children’ melanoma for pediatric melanoma study. The recipes contain easy-to-prepare treats for cookies, cakes, bars, cupcakes, speedy breads, and extra. additionally, there are pointers on beginning your personal bake sale and inspirational costs and tales in the course of the book.

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