I just discovered that Kitchen Aid has continued their Cook for the Cure contribution scheme and with it Pass the Plate. I blogged about Pass the Plate years ago here, but I did not realize that the “tradition” has been going on for 10 years now. Komen is not my favorite charity, The Breast Cancer Fund is, mostly because I think the focus should be on prevention of primary cancers and family support. However, the Susan G Komen Foundation is the largest, the best-funded, and despite the brouhaha of last February, the most esteemed by other charities for their accountability. So, isn’t this is the cutest plate?
Here is an embedded wire service article about the whole Pass The Plate concept:
Calling All Cooks: Help Wanted In Fight Against Breast Cancer (via PR Newswire)
BENTON HARBOR, Mich., June 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Love to cook? Interested in helping fight breast cancer? If so, Susan G. Komen for the Cure®, KitchenAid and legendary PBS cooking show host Jacques Pepin urge you to channel your passion and make a difference by hosting a party with a purpose…