The American Pie Council will help pie lovers everywhere continue their love affair at the 18th annual APC/Crisco® National Pie Championships on Friday, April 27 through Sunday, April 29 at the Caribe Royal All-Suite Hotel and Convention Center in Orlando and the 11th annual APC Great American Pie Festival sponsored by Crisco® on Saturday and Sunday, April 28-29, in nearby Celebration, Fla. The American Pie Council® is the only organization committed to maintaining America’s pie heritage, passing on the tradition of pie-making and promoting America’s love affair with pie. The APC offers personal, professional and commercial memberships. For more information, please visit www.piecouncil.org.
Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida is a member of Feeding America — the largest charitable domestic hunger-relief organization in the United States. SHFBCF secures and distributes food and grocery products to approximately 500 agencies that feed the hungry throughout Central Florida. Last year, with the help of numerous donors, volunteers and a caring, committed community, the food bank distributed more than 33 million pounds of grocery products — the equivalent of more than 21 million meals — to partner agencies such as food pantries, soup kitchens, women’s shelters, senior centers, day care centers and Kids Cafes.