What is CupcakeCamp?CupcakeCamp is an ad-hoc gathering born from the desire for people to share and eat cupcakes in an open environment. Every CupcakeCamp raises awareness about and funds for a charity of that city's choosing.
What is CupcakeCampDC's Charity of Choice?In 2010, the first ever CupcakeCampDC, all proceeds went to GSCNC (Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital). In 2011, we donated to DC Candlelighters Child Cancer Foundation.
CupcakeCampDC 2013 is benefiting Becky's Fund.
From their website:
The mission of Becky’s Fund is fourfold:CupcakeCampDC will take place in the month of October, which is Domestic Violence Awareness month.
Foster awareness: Help people understand the elements of domestic violence through education, such as its prevalence, why battered victims cannot always leave easily, and what can be done to fight against domestic violence.
Encourage advocacy: Encourage people to care about and help put an end to domestic violence.
Promote activism: Take an active role in helping battered victims find safety through counseling, education and legal representation.
Create support: Provide support for victims of domestic violence.