Season 2 Winners of Food Network’s “Cupcake Wars” Make Mouthwatering Cupcakes to Benefit the Hirshberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research
WHAT: Indulge in a spring Sunday afternoon eating cupcakes and sipping champagne
for charity at the 1st Annual Gourmet Cupcakes & Champagne Fundraiser. The charity event - held at The Federal Bar in North Hollywood - benefits pancreatic cancer research. Proceeds will be donated to the Hirshberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research. Hosted by Debbie Ragonig and Kim Colton, the fundraiser is in honor of Ragonig’s mother who died from pancreatic cancer, which has the highest mortality rate of all major cancers in the United States.
Seven leading Los Angeles bakeries including two winners from Season 2 of Food Network’s “Cupcake Wars” will be making and donating the cupcakes: Bake You Happy (winners, Kim Thurman and Kim Aeck), Double “D” Cupcakes (winner, Marilyn Norris), Create Your Own Cake Bakery, Cup My Cakez, Heavenly Frostings Shoppe, The Blooming Bakery and Nothing But Bundt.
There will be a silent auction featuring items such as: a Napa Valley trip, VIP seats to “The Ellen Show,” deep sea fishing for two, a Lucky Strike Bowling party and more.
Admission is a $30 donation at the door (cash and check is accepted only). RSVP is strongly encouraged by 5:00 p.m., Friday, April 26 and reservations should be made to Sarah Banks at [email protected]
Guests will receive free cupcake samples, a swag bag, a raffle ticket as well as a glass of champagne. Attendees must be at least 21-years-old to attend.
For more information, the public can visit the Hirshberg Foundation’s website or Facebook page at www.pancreatic.org or at www.facebook.com/hirshbergfoundation/events or call (310) 473-5121.
The Hirshberg Foundation is a national, non-profit organization dedicated to advancing pancreatic cancer research, and providing information, resources and support to pancreatic cancer patients and their families.
WHEN: Sunday, April 28, 2013
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
WHERE: The Federal Bar, 5303 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood, CA 91601