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Wear The Button On National Hunger Awareness Day



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No, the minimum wage increase will NOT end hunger in America.

Hunger In America Takes The Handicapped Space

Hunger in America among the handicapped is growing.

READ MORE about the surprising face of hunger in America.
– The Herald Bulletin , Anderson, IN

Fight Hunger in America with Cupcakes Cookies and Cakes

Join thousands of people across this great land by having a bake sale or just by buying some cookies.
The Great American Bake Sale, Starts May 19th.

READ MORE about The Great American Bake Sale and Share Our Strength

Make your own HUNGRR cupcakes:

Cup Cake Recipe
Basic Vanilla Cup Cake Recipe

Ingredients
5 oz (150g) Butter – softened
5 oz (150g) superfine (castor) sugar
6 oz (175g) self-raising flour
3 eggs
1 tsp vanilla extract
Method
1. Pre-heat the oven to 350oF (180oC).
2. Line a 12 cup cake pan, with cup cake papers.
3. Crack the eggs into a cup and beat lightly with a fork.
4. Place all the ingredients in a large bowl.
5. Beat with an electric mixer for 2 minutes, until light and creamy.
6. Divide the mixture evenly between the cake cases.
7. Bake for 18-20 minutes until risen and firm to touch.
8. Allow to cool for a few minutes and then transfer to a wire rack.
9. Allow to cool fully before icing.
Makes 12 cakes.

Butter Cream Frosting

Ingredients
5 oz (150g) Butter – softened
8 oz (250g) confectioners (icing) sugar
1 tsp vanilla
2 tsp hot water
Method
1. Beat together the butter and sugar with an electric beater.
2. Once well combined, add the vanilla and water.
3. Mix in yellow and red food coloring to make the orange icing.
Beat until smooth and creamy.
Makes 12 cakes.

Letter Carriers Carry That Weight For Hunger Saturday May 12th


US Postal workers collect food on Saturday May 12th
in their nationwide effort to help “Stamp Out Hunger”
READ MORE
– Sherrie Norris
Mountain Times, North Carolina

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