Subscribe      List an Event or Business      Invite a Writer      Write for WN      Writers      Other Locations
list an event      1 million Australian readers every month      facebook

RSPCA Cupcake Day 2014

Home > Brisbane > Fun Things To Do | Community Events | Charity | Afternoon Tea | Fundraisers
by MaggieVP (subscribe)
Freelance writer specialising in serendipity: the art of finding wonderful things by accident or sagacity. Comments and suggestions always welcome!
Cupcakes to raise $$ for cats, cows, chooks, canines & more
Cupcakes have grown up. Once only seen at children's parties, they now appear at gourmet food markets and have dedicated cake shops. If it's been some time since you indulged, the RSPCA Cupcake Day on 18 August offers the perfect opportunity to rediscover these delicious treats. It's also a great way to raise funds to support the RSPCA and the thousands of animals in their care.
RSPCA Cupcake Day 2014

Cupcake Day is not one event but rather hundreds of mini-events throughout Australia. Teams or individuals register, supply the cupcakes and a venue and then invite family, colleagues, classmates, and friends. Donations can be made in cash on the day or on a fundraising page.

Get Started

Pick a date. Though 18 August is the official day, anytime in August is fine. Decide on a location (your office, school, club, maybe a stall at the shops) and then register and start creating your fundraising page. The page offers the option of cash, cheque, or payment by credit card and Paypal. The RSPCA website is full of great fundraising tips. Here are a few ideas:

Nominate a goal amount
Personalise your page with photos and messages
Invite your friends think Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, text messages and use the free resources like posters, invites and digital images

Get Cooking
Basic maths shows why a team will come in handy: you want 120 cupcakes? Get 9 other people on your team making one dozen each, and think of the variety. Don't have a favourite recipe? The RSPCA has that covered too. Go here for recipes including chocolate, vegan, gluten-free and even "pupcakes" for your canine friends.

RSPCA Cupcake Day 2014

On the day
Decorate your table with animal pictures, hang banners; play the Baby Elephant Walk and maybe even wear a cow onesie, but most of all have fun!

Help us improve  Click here if you liked this article  40
Share: email  facebook  twitter
Why? Help the RSPCA help animals
When: Monday, 18 August for the offical day but anytime in August is fine
Where: School, home, work - it's up to you
Cost: Free to register
Your Comment
More Perth articles
Articles from other cities
by Gillian Ching on 06/10/2020
by Jen on 06/10/2020
by Julia A on 04/08/2019
by Julia A on 30/06/2018
by Marisa Quinn-Haisu on 21/08/2017
by Kitty Goodall on 01/07/2015
by Claudia Bianchi on 04/08/2015
by Fiona Robinson on 08/07/2014
by Manuela Santana on 14/07/2014
by Gypsy Rose on 22/07/2014
by Vanessa M on 27/07/2013
by Nessa123 on 11/07/2012
Top Events
Popular Articles