Central Texas Food Bank is our Cause of the Quarter

Cause of the Quarter: Central Texas Food Bank

At The Cupcake Bar, a huge part of our mission is to give back to our local community. Having been in business for 14 years, we know how fortunate we are to call Austin, TX home. We’re so proud to live and work in a city that’s truly representative of Texas hospitality at its best, which is why we are so excited to announce our Cause of the Quarter for Q1! Each quarter we will highlight one local organization. From supporting to donating to spreading the word, our hope is to give back to a community that has supported us time and time again. Now through the end of March, $1 from the sale of our Cupcake Kits will go to our Cause of the Quarter.

$1 from every Cupcake Kit purchase will be donated to Central Texas Food Bank


To kick off Q1, we are focusing on an organization that has been at the front line of hunger relief. The Central Texas Food Bank brought meals to 54 million in our community last year, up from 42.5 million the previous year. As Central Texas continues to be among the fastest growing regions in the nation, it brings with it challenges for many locals alongside the pandemic and countless other disasters. Learn more on how The Central Texas Food Bank is leading our community in the fight against hunger.

Central Texas Food Bank Approach infographic


Help Us Give Back!

We will be collecting donations of canned foods and other non-perishable items that you can drop off at The Cupcake Bar HQ. Along with your donations, we will be donating $1 from each cupcake kit sold through March! Click here to order now.


Items to bring:

Following are the most requested items.

  • Peanut Butter
  • Canned chicken breast or tuna
  • Canned low sodium vegetables
  • Canned fruit - in its own juice (no added sugar)
  • Dry pinto beans
  • Brown rice
  • Dry pasta
  • Non-fat dry milk powder
  • 100% whole grain cereal


Drop-off times:

Monday, February 21st through Friday, February 25th between 10 AM - 5 PM.

If you plan on dropping off items, please contact us by emailing info@thecupcakebar.com or send us a quick DM on Instagram so we can send along our address!

Central Texas Food Bank truck


WE THANK YOU for helping us spread love to our community!

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