Depressed Cake Shop: Los Angeles

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Earlier this year, the Buckwild Gallery in Venice was transformed into The Depressed Cake Shop. It was enormously successful and raised over $7,500 in less than 24 hours. Due to popular demand we will return for a holiday pop-up in December.

Event Details
Dates: Friday, December 13 (6-9 pm) and Saturday, December 14 (10am-6pm)
Location: St. Joseph Center, 204 Hampton Drive, Venice, CA
Host/Contact: Rebecca Swanner ( or Valerie Van Galder (
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Want to get involved or looking to interview one of the bakers or organizers? Email Rebecca Swanner or Valerie Van Galder.

Here is some press that covered the event:
Daily Candy: Los Angeles Events and Diversions
LA Weekly: The Depressed Cake Shop: A Pop-Up Bakery to Benefit Mental Illness
Huffington Post: Depressed Cake Shop LA Gives Angelenos A Chance To Literally Eat Their Feelings
Cakespy: Does Baking Help Depression?

These are just some of the baked goods that were available. Click any image to open a slideshow.

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