Akron Vegan Bake Sale for Haiti

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Success! January 24, 2010

Filed under: Uncategorized — Christina in North Canton @ 2:40 am

Today’s bake sale raised $1,647.  Wow!  So excited to send these funds to Doctors Without Borders.

Important thanks: Kim for being amazing Kim, VegiTerranean for incredible hospitality and generosity, L an G for understanding so much baking time, West Side Bakery, all bakers- Aurora, Dawn, Leanne, Amy, Molly, Justin, Olivia, Cindra, Lea, Julie, Melody, Sue, Bruce, Marni, Anna, and Cheryl, many friends, family, and strangers who came out and supported us.  Thank you!


Vegan Delights January 21, 2010

Filed under: Uncategorized — Christina in North Canton @ 1:42 am

Nearly 20 people have joined in to help bake, and if you’re not aware, vegans don’t mess around with baking.  Seriously.  You really do not want to miss this bake sale.

Come out and help us help Haiti.

Here’s a sampling of what you can expect:

Chocolate Cake with Coffee Ganache

Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

Chocolate Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream Frosting

Flourless Chocolate Tart

Deliciously Sinful Gluten Free Blondies

No-Bake Cookies

Pumpkin Muffins

Crais-y Oatmeal Cookies

German Chocolate Cupcakes

Lavender Tea Cookies


Mocha Muffins

Coconut Cookies

Chocolate Truffles

Coconut Dream Pies (whoopie pie style)

Rice Crispie Treats

Strawberry Cupcakes

Magic Cookie Bars

Snickerdoodle Cookies

Brownie Pops

Corn Muffins

Gluten Freedom Cupcakes with Chocolate Frosting

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Oatmeal/Peanut Butter Cookies

Spelt Waffles

Blueberry Muffins

Soy-free Peanut Butter Brownies

Polkadot Puptarts (come on…we’re animal lovers, of course we’re not leaving out the pups)

And more!


Check out of Facebook Event Page January 16, 2010

Filed under: Uncategorized — Christina in North Canton @ 1:24 pm

You can see the event page here.

Satisfy your sweet tooth and save lives! All proceeds will benefit Doctors without Borders, a fantastic organization who is currently on the ground working in Haiti.

BAKERS: Your help is needed! Skip the whip or anything that will spoil without refrigeration. Remember to keep it clean and pretty please wrap up individual servings of your goodies. Contact us for more details and to sign up to bake – we can provide easy, tried and true recipes if needed. cwhy1@hotmail.com

NONVEGANS: Vegan treats are just as good as the ooey gooey chewy stuff you love. You’ll like it, really, so come by and support us.

ABSENTEES: You can help out even if you can’t come out. Spread the word! Distribute flyers (see previous post)! Share this blog with friends.

Questions? cwhy1@hotmail.com


Download the bake sale poster.

Filed under: Uncategorized — Christina in North Canton @ 1:05 am

Please download the bake sale poster here.


Baking for a Cause January 15, 2010

Filed under: Uncategorized — Christina in North Canton @ 9:36 pm

Inspired by the good people at the Post Punk Kitchen and the heartbreaking images and stories in the news, we’ll be hosting a vegan bake sale to raise funds for Haiti.

Additional bakers needed! We can provide recipes to anyone who is not familiar with vegan baking – it’s easy!  Email cwhy1@hotmail.com if you are interested in providing vegan baked goods for the sale.

Shoppers needed!  Come out and get some yummy treats and know that all of the funds will go to help the people of Haiti.

What: The Akron Vegan Bake Sale for Haiti

Who: Funds raised will be donated to Doctors without Borders for their medical efforts in Haiti

Where: The fabulous Vegiterranean restaurant

When: Saturday, January 23rd, 11am-5pm

Special thanks to Chef Scot at  Vegiterranean for not even hesitating when asked to give us the space and to West Side Bakery for agreeing (also with absolutely no hesitation) to donate some of their delicious pastries to the cause.


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