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Make Here To's 1st birthday cake!

Use your passion for baking to help us reward the Here To community by making a large amount of (red velvet) cake

What you'll get from us

  • Get new skills and learn how to make/do new things by taking part in the event activities

  • Will will pay expenses for ingredients having approved the design

  • A free Here To t-shirt and cloth bag, as well as canapés and ice-cream at the event

  • The chance to meet local residents who, like you, are involved in helping the community/Here To

  • Get experience of baking for large numbers for a special community event at Islington Town Hall

  • Get to lick the bowl after putting the cake in the oven!

  • Get a wellbeing boost/do something good from the comfort of your own home

What we need from you

  • You're organised and able to cook for large numbers (100+ people are expected and will want cake!)

  • Safe cooking with a consciousness of health and hygiene while preparing food

  • A bit of creative flair in the cake design: the size, shape and decoration will be up to you

  • You're an enthusiastic cook with a sweet tooth and the oven space to prepare the birthday cake(s)

  • To take a food hygiene quiz before getting started

  • A plan of action based on your design and a rough cost estimate

What's it like?

  • I’ve just joined the Here To team and I really like the creative and dynamic atmosphere of the project. The birthday event will bring lots of people together and I’m looking forward to seeing all the connections being made

    Joanna Bevan

  • I have been really impressed by your professionalism, pro- activity and responsiveness. When you have an intense job, little things like finding the time or keeping the momentum going to help out locally can be tricky. But you've been very helpful

    Louisa Baily