Austin Bakes for Nepal set for May 23

Austin Bakes has raised money for victims of the Japan tsunami, Bastrop wildfires and West chemical explosion.

Austin Bakes for Nepal is a citywide fundraiser that will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on May 23. Photo by Nathan Russell Photography.
Austin Bakes for Nepal is a citywide fundraiser that will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on May 23. Photo by Nathan Russell Photography.

This month, local blogger Lisa Rawlinson is rallying fellow bakers for another citywide bake sale to benefit those affected by the earthquakes in Nepal.

The sales will take place at nine locations across Austin from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 23 with proceeds going to AmeriCares. (Click here to find out more about how the money will be used.)

Bakers will be set up at the following sites during that time:

You can donate to the cause ahead of time by going to the Austin Bakes for Nepal FirstGiving page. To find out how you can participate, send an email to Rawlinson at fullandContent@outlook.com or look for a post on the blog at austinbakes.com.

Author: Addie Broyles

Food writer for the Austin American-Statesman and Austin360.com.

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