A number of organisations have stepped up to offer prizes for Cupcake Camp Sydney. I wanted to take the opportunity to thank them for their generosity, and also to show the prizes that our cupcake makers could win. The Plantronics has provided one of their Discovery 925 Bluetooth earpiece. It is a nifty designer headset for both men and women. “Delivering exceptional audio performance, complemented … Continue reading Kind supporters of Cupcake Camp Sydney
Just wondering who we should invite as a judge for Cupcake Camp Sydney. We’ve had @Neerav volunteer to help out so far. But we also need a few more people who are willing to put themselves on the line to (a) taste cupcakes & (b) help out the RSPCA, raising awareness of the event & what we’re trying to do. Feel free to nominate yourself … Continue reading Who should we invite to judge Cupcake Camp Sydney?
w00t! Cupcake Camp Sydney is on! Date: Friday 28 August 2009 Time: 5.30 pm – 7.30 pm Venue: CBS Interactive Sydney We are running this as part of the RSPCA Cupcake Day fundraiser – if you are a cupcake maker you can go to the RSPCA site & sign up to receive a cupcake kit. Register (opens a Google Docs form) Sponsors Needed If you’d like to help … Continue reading Cupcake Camp Sydney goes animal
In real contrast to my old high school (as discussed in yesterday’s post) here is a school that really needs donations. As my friend Stilgherrian describes: “This is Juma Hassan lila Kalibu, secretary of Kilimani village in Zanzibar, showing off the village school’s new computer room. As you can see, it has no computers. Or electricity. Or desks. Or chairs. Or anything, really.” Unlike my … Continue reading Here is a real school in need
Just got the annual letter from my old high school. As an ex-student they reach out annually to ask me for money. That’s pretty much all I hear from them. There’s no attempt to stay in touch or to create a sense of community. They might be doing more, but I’m on their mailing list for donation requests and I don’t get any other correspondence … Continue reading Charity, donations and community