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|Uhuru Holiday Pies Fundraiser|
|Date||Saturday November 19|
|Time||9:00 AM - 5:00 PM|
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1. Grand Avenue Safeway, 3747 Grand Ave, Oakland
(across the street from Uhuru Furniture) 9am to 5pm
2. College Safeway, 6310 College Ave, Oakland 9am to 5pm
3. Shopper's Corner, Santa Cruz , 9am to 5pm
622 Soquel Avenue Santa Cruz, CA
|oakland [at] uhurupies.org|
Come join the fun of selling and purchasing Uhuru Pies, a popular holiday fundraiser that supports towards the African People’s Education and Defense Fund’s newest program, Uhuru Jiko, Swahili for “Freedom Kitchen,” coming to the Oakland Uhuru House community center to create a hub of economic and cultural life in the African community of East Oakland, which bears the brunt of the unemployment and foreclosures. The commercial kitchen is slated for installation and is part of a whole renovation of the Uhuru House community center in the summer of 2012.
Uhuru Pies are in five flavors including traditional sweet potato, pumpkin and pecan and also vegan blackberry and apple crumb.
To order or for find out more info about volunteering or purchasing pies, go to http://www.uhurupies.org or call 800-578-5157.