cupcakes + charity: cupcake camp dallas 2012

Are you going to Cupcake Camp this weekend?  I am!  Cupcake Camp is a fundraising event for charity.  Here is how it works: bakers – professional or amateur – donate cupcakes and visitors pay a small donation to eat the cupcakes.  All profits of the event are donated to a charity selected by the Cupcake Camp organizers.  THAT’S IT!!!  Easy, right?!  Cupcakes + Charity = a happy stomach and a happy heart!  This years Cupcake Camp is benefiting The Leap Foundation.

LEAP (Life Enhancement Association for People), is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to enhancing and enriching the lives of people around the world by providing specialized medical services. The primary goal of LEAP is to serve others in the name of Christ. LEAP is comprised of volunteer plastic surgeons, urologists, eye surgeons, anesthesiologists, orthodontists, nurses and support staff. Dedicating time, expertise and often their own resources, these volunteers endeavor to bring free surgical care to children and adults born with deformities.  Read more on the LEAP Foundation Website.

The 2nd annual Cupcake Camp, a one day event, will be held Saturday, June 2nd at St. Mark’s School of Texas at 10600 Preston Road Dallas, Texas 75230.  The ticket price is $10 for general admission, $5 for children under 10,  and children 4 yrs old and under are free.  All attendees must purchase a ticket to enter…remember…this is for charity and the event will feature cupcakes from around the city.  Click here to get tickets!

Your ticket gives you admission and can be redeemed for 5 tasting coupons.  Tasting coupons may be redeemed for cupcakes.  Each amateur baker cupcake will cost 1 tasting coupon and each professional baker cupcake will cost 2 tasting coupons.  Additional tasting coupons will be for purchase at the event for $2 each.  Doors to the event open at 1pm and there will be contests going on throughout the day for all age groups.  There will also be cupcake judging going on so stick around to hear the winners announced at 3pm.

My dear friends from Trailercakes will be there as well as Dimples Cupcake Factory and Velvet Bakeshop…three of my faves!  Click here to see a full list of bakers and read about what cupcakes are coming to camp.  If you’d like to help out and bake cupcakes for camp, sign up here!

I look forward to seeing you all at Cupcake Camp this Saturday!

2 responses to “cupcakes + charity: cupcake camp dallas 2012

    • I love cupcakes! I love several of the pro bake shops scheduled to be at the event but I am dying to try new bakers…especially the amateurs. I am looking for a baker willing to take on an ambitious cupcake I dreamed up…

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