Slice of Life: Provide Meals for a Neighbor in Need. It’s as Easy as Buying a Pie!

SLICE OF LIFE is the only DC area pie sale allowing you to purchase your Thanksgiving pies while making an impact in the lives of thousands in need in your community. All proceeds from sales go to Food & Friends. Their mission is to prepare and deliver specialized meals and groceries in conjunction with nutrition counseling to DC Area residents living with HIV/AIDS, cancer, and other life-challenging illnesses. This year alone, Food & Friends will deliver more than 1 million meals to more than 2,800 individuals living in the DC area.

Slice of Life – the large-scale bake sale is in its 7th year and not only allows you to purchase pies for you and your family, but also to complement the full Thanksgiving meals our clients will receive by purchasing a pie, or two, to be delivered with their holiday meal.

“Each Pie You Buy Will Provide One Full Day of Meals for a child or adult battling a life-challenging illness.”

For the last several years Dining in DC  has supported Food & Friends and the thousands of children and adults battling life-challenging illnesses in the DC community by participating in Slice of Life.  In 2009, a team of fellow food bloggers and friends made up a dynamic sales team, Food Bloggers for a Cause and together raised over $1300.00 for this very special cause. In 2010, together we raised over $3400!! So please buy your pie! Also, You are also welcome to purchase a pie for a Food & Friend client, perfect for those heading out of town.

You have the choice of five delicious flavors:

Picture Perfect Pumpkin Pie $25

Thanksgiving would not be complete without this traditional favorite. The creamy pumpkin filling, in a delectable crust, has the perfect mix of spices and great pumpkin flavor. You’ll certainly want to more than one for your family and friends.

Harvest Apple Crumb Pie $25
Perfectly flaky with just the right amount of sweetness, you’ll enjoy this classic pie filled with a bushel of apples, spices and topped with sweet crumbles. Whether you serve your pie alone or a la mode, it’s a must have.

Southern Pecan Pie $35
Embrace true hospitality by sharing this Southern treat with your holiday guests. Ya’ll will love this delicious buttery crust, loads of pecans and sweet gooey filling.

US Airways Sky Pie: Almond Amaretto Brownie:  $45
A chocolate lover’s delight! Your guests will go crazy over this rich pie. Also This pie buys you a chance to win $1,200 from US Airways.

Baguette Republic, located in Sterling, Virginia, is a traditional bakery producing a large variety of artisan breads, cookies and pastries. They produce premiere baked goods for the finest restaurants, caterers and markets in the area. All pies are 10″ rounds, frozen, and shrink-wrapped to ensure that you receive the freshest, most delicious product possible. Each pie is placed in a sturdy, gift-quality box, making it a perfect hostess gift or token of appreciation. For a complete list of ingredients, click here.

*** Pies can be picked up at a one of 28 pick-up sites your choice ***

Hurry! Nov. 15th is the last day to order. Tuesday, November 20th is pie pick up/delivery day

To purchase pie(s), please visit:
http://www.sliceoflifedc.org

Thank you for your support!

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