Stories tagged with: Carr center cake auction

April 24, 2015 - 7:58pm
1 week 4 days ago

After weeks of preparation and several days of auctioning, the Carr Center cake auction concluded at 6:00 Friday night.

People donated 415 cakes and incentives to the auction this year. Those donated cakes helped to raise $133,080. Executive Director of the Carr Center, Kim Hosler, said while the money raised goes a long way to help the center perform its daily duties, she said the giving spirit of the community really means the most. That feeling is exhoed by volunteer Ron Bucci who...

April 22, 2015 - 6:25pm
2 weeks 52 min ago

Maybe you attend the Carr Center Cake Auction, but don't have a sweet tooth for the cake you just bid on? Christ's Table in Zanesville has a solution for you.

We sat down with Keely Warden, Executive Director of Christ's Table who told us cake week is always exciting for them. Warden says Christ's table isn't the only location in town who would enjoy receiving a cake donation.

"We want to include some of the other agencies too. The Salvation Army, Fellowship of Christ, the...

April 22, 2015 - 4:27am
2 weeks 15 hours ago

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April 23, 2014 - 9:51pm
1 year 1 week ago

The Carr Center Cake Auction kicks off Thursday at 8 a.m. and will last for two days.

Hundreds of cakes arrived Wednesday at the Colony Square Mall for this year's cake auction. Crowds gathered to view around 400 entries. People were also able to vote for the people's choice awards and the winners are,

Thursday's Winners:

1st Place, The Times Recorder, Baker Shala Hennessey

2nd Place, Wal-Mart North, Bakers Leisha & Lisa, Wal-Mart Bakery

3rd Place, Roberta's...

April 23, 2014 - 12:41pm
1 year 1 week ago

 The Carr Center Cake Auction kicks off Thursday at 8 am. Today bakers and sponsors were busy checking in their decadent cakes and registering. You can check in until 6pm. WHIZ's Miriah Turner stopped by to see which busy bakers would be willing to chat. Find out more tonight on WHIZ News at 6pm.

From 6pm-9pm Wednesday evening is the people's choice awards. Stop on by! 

The Carr Center Cake Auction will be broadcast LIVE on AM1240 and also on our website.

April 25, 2013 - 5:10pm
2 years 1 week ago

The 27th annual Carr Center Cake Auction is officially underway.

The cake auction table at Colony Square Mall has been up and running since 8:15 Thursday Morning. One fourth of the cakes were already auctioned off by noon. Volunteers say that the day started off strong.

"We've been very busy, were up a couple thousand dollars from where we were last year at this time. The phone calls have been coming in people and people at the mall have been bidding its been a great start,...

April 24, 2013 - 6:26pm
2 years 1 week ago

Hundreds of cakes have arrived at the Colony Square Mall in Zanesville for the Carr Center Cake Auction. WHIZ's Courtney Wheaton is live with more information about the two day event.

The 27th Annual Carr Center Cake Auction set up for the event today. There are over 200 people volunteering to help with the auction and over 400 cakes and companies registered to participate. Tami Porter, Outreach Coordinator for Foxfire Schools, came to volunteer with some of her students. She says that...

April 27, 2012 - 8:15pm
3 years 1 week ago

The 26th Annual Carr Center Cake Auction is in the books, and there is a lot to celebrate.

This year's Cake Auction raised roughly $140,000-- nearly $10,000 more than last year.

Carr Center Executive Director, John Hajjar is pleased to have raised more money with less cakes than in years past.

"They just come out here in droves, they bid and bid, and as we've been saying, it's a wonderful combination, or perfect mixture of bakers bidders and buyers," said Hajjar...

April 26, 2012 - 11:10am
3 years 1 week ago

The first official day of the Carr Center Cake Auction kicked off on Thursday.

Highlighted at Thursday's auction were the first place winners of the "People's Choice Award".

The two winning cakes were made by the Cakery Company for it's Lego design and Sheena's Sweets for it's design featuring Disney's Lady and The Tramp.

"As you can see there are literally 380 to 400 cakes that are beautifully decorated, so uniquely," said Executive Director...

April 25, 2012 - 4:50pm
3 years 1 week ago

Colony Square Mall in Zanesville was filling up with sweet treats on Wednesday...

The Carr Center is hosting its 26th Annual Cake Auction beginning Thursday. Committee member Yvonne Factor said all the bakers brought in their creations and set up shop Wednesday afternoon.

"All the cake bakers are bringing in their cakes, and we have almost 400 cakes, sponsors, that are participating this year, and that's very exciting," said Factor.

The auction itself will take...

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