BAKERS WANTED FOR CHARITY CUPCAKE CHALLENGE
Last updated 10/10/2019 at 8:38am
Applications are now being accepted for professional and amateur bakers for the inaugural Glen
Marcum Foundation Charity Cupcake Challenge. The cupcake fundraiser will take place 1-4 p.m.
November 3 at the Local 176 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) hall, 1100 NE
Frontage Road in Joliet.
Bakers do not pay an entry fee, but are required to bake a minimum of three dozen cupcakes.
Cupcakes will be judged on taste, creativity, and display. The theme for the cupcakes is movie
animation. Awards will be awarded in both amateur and professional baker categories. Register online
Tickets for the family friendly event are $10.00 each and include admission, water, lemonade, coffee
and popcorn. Children, 12 years and under, are $5.00 each. Cupcakes may be purchased for $2.00
each, $10.00 for six cupcakes, or $20.00 for a dozen. Sponsorship packages are also available at
The event will raise money for the Glen Marcum Foundation. The Foundation was established in 2017
to commemorate the life and values of Glen Marcum, a lifelong Joliet resident who passed away in
2016. The mission of the Foundation is to continue Glen's lifelong mission of community service by
contributing to Joliet area foundations and organizations.