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Cape & Islands Bakes for Breast Cancer Research

Are you located in Cape & Islands and part of a restaurant, bakery, café, retail shop, online bakery, chocolate shop, ice cream shop, or supermarket, and love to bake or have a dessert to offer for a good cause? Would you love to help make some desserts to support breast cancer research? Join us, get involved, and participate in our Cape & Islands Bakes event to raise money for breast cancer research.
The Cape has a 20% higher rate of breast cancer than the national average, and we want this event to grow by leaps and bounds because we have …


Looking for establishments for Boston Bakes 2012!

Boston Bakes has grown from our first year with 42 participants primarily in the Boston area to almost 300 participants in over 90 communities in Massachusetts twelve years later.  What started as a small event has turned into a full time project where we work hard year round.  We have a Facebook page, we tweet and of course blog!
Now we kick off our efforts for 2012! Who will participate?  What desserts will they serve?  You will have to visit our website, Facebook and follow our tweets to find out!
Know a restaurant, bakery, ice cream, chocolate shop or café in Massachusetts …


Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer, how the weeks fly by!

March is already here, the stores are starting to show patio furniture and bathing suits while the snow slowly disappears from my yard.  This is the last month we will be able to take participants for Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer 2011!
So if you are a restaurant, bakery, café or chocolate shop in Massachusetts please sign up today or tomorrow!  The more we have the more we will be able to raise for breast cancer research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.  It is a team effort that makes us a success each year and we would like more team members to …


Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer is Gearing Up For a Great Year!

In the past two weeks since we actively geared up for Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer 2011 which is scheduled for May 2-8th, we already have over 120 participants in over 50 communities across Massachusetts, The Cape and the Islands. Not bad for two weeks of hard work, but our goal is to pass the number of participants we had last year and we are not there yet!
We are sad when some of our participants close and can no longer participate because to me after working with them on Boston Bakes, everyone becomes a part of our family!
When some close …