Sweet Giving Starts Now

Delectable desserts serve as the centerpiece of our mission to raise awareness and funds for breast cancer research and care. Bakes for Breast Cancer, Inc. a 501(c)3 nonprofit, is a grassroots organization committed to ending breast cancer in our lifetime.  Through our dessert oriented events, we’ve created a sweet way to raise money for breast cancer, a disease that touches so many men and women we know and love.

Our mission is simple; eat sweets and do good. By simply purchasing a dessert at one of our events you can help make a difference.

Our Events:

October:

Office Bake Sale for Breast Cancer Awareness Month:

We challenge every office in the country to hold an Office Bake Sale for Bakes for Breast Cancer during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Register your office today and have your co-workers bring in treats every workday to your break room during the month of October. Leave a donation jar and help us raise money to provide much-needed funds for the young investigators waiting to make their mark for breast cancer research. Join us in making a difference.

May:

Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer May 6-12, 2019

CSCA Charity Bake Sale, Benefiting Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer/ Bakes for Breast Cancer
Saturday, May 11th from 10 am -12 pm
Cambridge School of Culinary Arts
2020 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA

CSCA chef instructors are baking up a storm to support breast cancer research and care. Join them and buy sweet treats for a cause. For information and registration visit Eventbrite.

The Ritz-Carlton Boston Cooking Class
May 9th, 7:00 PM -10:00 PM:
10 Avery Street
Boston, MA

Treat your mom to the most luxurious gift you can offer this Mother’s Day…. The gift of time! Join us for an interactive cooking class at @averybar on Thursday, May 9 where the two of you can enjoy a hands-on class that also includes a three-course dinner and a bottle of @veuveclicquot . Learn from our Chef de Cuisine, Micole Rivera Suarez, and her mother, Norma Suarez Acevedo, who’s flying in from Puerto Rico to host and celebrate with her daughter. A portion of all proceeds from this class will benefit @bakes4bc . Confirm your spot now by calling 617.574.7177 #rcmemories

In this one-night-only interactive, hands-on class, guests will make (and enjoy as part of their dining experience) with Chef Micole and her Mom Norma, the following menu:

Spring Citrus Salad with heirloom tomatoes, fresh peas, chèvre & citrus dressing

Lobster Risotto with lobster tail, shallots, house-made limoncello

Then guests will join Ritz-Carlton Pastry Supervisor, Kerry Levesque, to assemble and decorate their dessert:

A Petit Vanilla Chiffon Cake with lemon curd and sweet buttercream

Costs per person:
$200.00 per person, plus applicable taxes & gratuities; partial proceeds to benefit Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer which funds much-needed breast cancer research and care.

Class includes:
One bottle of Veuve Clicquot for Mom and guest, three-course menu detailed above, passed hors d’ oeuvres inspired from Puerto Rico upon arrival, an homage to Micole and her mother Norma’s family heritage, Veuve Clicquot goodie bags and custom aprons.
Class will be sold in pairs only, and guests must be 21 years of age and older to attend.
Limited reservations are available to keep the class as intimate and interactive as possible.

Bullfinchs Cooking Class for Bakes for Breast Cancer
May 14 at 6:30 PM
730 Boston Post Road, Sudbury, MA 01776

Bullfinchs intimate twenty-seat demonstration cooking classes offer multiple opportunities to taste, discuss and observe. We offer cuisine-based classes on Tuesday evenings at 6:30. We serve a three or four-course menu paired with appropriate wines. Our chef will lead cooking demonstrations in which we prepare and serve a multi-course dinner; each course accompanied by a wine presented by our wine expert. You can reserve for 1 to 20 people. Nothing encourages making friends and having fun more than shared good food and wine. Call 978.443.4094 for reservations. Tickets are $70.00 plus tax and gratuities. The menu for the class will be Scampi, Steak Au Poivre and Crème Caramel.

Rhode Island Bakes for Breast Cancer May 12-18, 2019

June:

Cape & Islands Bakes for Breast Cancer June 3-10, 2019

July:

Sugar Rush 2019
Dates, location and pastry chefs participating to be announced at a later date.

Once again, several of Boston-area’s most talented pastry chefs join together for 2 evenings of unforgettable sweets and sharing.  Each evening will feature 5 pastry chefs presenting 5 unique desserts. Chefs will share their inspiration and techniques behind their sweet concoctions. This event was started by Executive Pastry Chef Jaime Schick Davis as a way for pastry chefs to meet one another. It has now turned into an event helping to support breast cancer research and our nonprofit organization Bakes for Breast Cancer.

Join us one night…or both!

Our events:

Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer:

Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer takes place every year starting the Monday before Mother’s Day and running through Mother’s Day. Visit one of our participating establishments May 6-12, 2019 and order the Boston Bakes Dessert to help us raise money to find a cure.  Can’t make it to one of our participating locations? Shop and have desserts shipped to you during the week of Boston Bakes!

At least 50% of the money raised from Boston Bakes will fund Bakes for Breast Cancer’s will fund the young investigators, the next rising stars striving to make a difference in breast cancer research. Bakes for Breast Cancer is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit breast cancer organization dedicated to providing money for research with the hopes of ending breast cancer in our lifetime. Boston Bakes raises close to $80,000 a year, thanks to the sales of 11,000 desserts!

Since its inception the event has raised more than $1,000,000 for breast cancer research. Monies raised benefited the Susan F. Smith Center for Women’s Cancers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.  Dana-Farber used the money raised to conduct basic research, translational research, and clinical trials.

Cape & Islands Bakes for Breast Cancer:

In 2016 we introduce Cape Cod & Islands Bakes for Breast Cancer. The Cape and the Islands have supported Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer for many years. Now is the time for them to have an event that represents them! Cape Cod Bakes takes place every year starting the Monday of the first full week of June and ending on Sunday. Visit one of our participating establishments June 3-9, 2019.

Can’t make it to one of our participating locations? Shop and have desserts shipped to you during the week of Cape & Islands Bakes!

At least 50% of the money raised from Cape & Islands Bakes will fund will fund the young investigators, the next rising stars striving to make a difference in breast cancer research. Bakes for Breast Cancer is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit breast cancer organization dedicated to providing money for research with the hopes of ending breast cancer in our lifetime.

Rhode Island Bakes for Breast Cancer

Rhode Island Bakes for Breast Cancer:  A new event was  started in May of 2014! It has been our goal to expand the Bakes for Breast Cancer concept and we are excited to be expanding into the wonderful state of Rhode Island. The event will start the Sunday of Mother’s Day and run through the week after Mother’s Day. Visit one of our participating establishments May 12- 18, 2019 and order the Rhode Island Bakes Dessert to help us raise money for breast cancer research.  Can’t make it to one of our participating locations? Shop and have desserts shipped to you during the week of Rhode Island Bakes!

At least 50% of the money raised from Rhode Island Bakes will fund the young investigators, the next rising stars striving to make a difference in breast cancer research. Bakes for Breast Cancer is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit breast cancer organization dedicated to providing money for research with the hopes of ending breast cancer in our lifetime.

Previous monies raised benefited the Susan F. Smith Center for Women’s Cancers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.  Dana-Farber used the money raised to conduct basic research, translational research, and clinical trials.

Bakes for Breast Cancer Bake Sale:

Office Bake Sale :  The Office Bake Sale was so successful in its first month, we are offering it as an option all year long! Pick any month to hold an Office Bake Sale! By selling just a few cookies or cupcakes in your office, whether homemade or purchased to your colleagues you will be contributing to the cause, one sweet at a time. Download the calendar and have your coworkers sign up to bring in desserts and leave the donation jar with the desserts. Invite your friends to get involved in their offices! Take selfies and share #OfficeBakeSale @Bakes4bc!

Bake for Breast Cancer Bake Sale: This event was designed for the baker who wants to help make a difference anytime and anyplace! By organizing a bake sale with friends, family or coworkers, you can help us raise money for breast cancer research throughout the year.  This event is perfect for schools, sororities, sports teams, companies and any person or group of people who wants to raise money for a cure! All you have to do is register your bake sale and we will send you all the materials you will need for a successful event.

Bakes for Breast Cancer Cooking Classes:

Bakes for Breast Cancer Cooking Classes is a way for you to learn with the pros! Check back often as classes are added!  Exciting classes benefiting Bakes for Breast Cancer.

Other ways to get involved!

Volunteer

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Participate in Boston Bakes

Participate in Cape & Islands Bakes

Participate in Rhode Bakes

Start a Bake for Breast Cancer Bake Sale