INDIANAPOLIS - Cupcakes, waffles and food drives. Need we say more? Here's the scoop on some things going on this Tuesday in Indianapolis with #INDYTODAY.
Every day, we'll keep you in the loop on events and what could affect you in downtown Indy. Today, there are a few items on the to-do list that might tickle your fancy. Make sure to tune in to Good Morning Indiana every day from 4:30 to 7 on RTV6 for updates on area happenings.
National Waffle Day
Who doesn't love waffles? Whole Foods on 86th Street wants to celebrate while supporting a great cause. Custom-ordered waffles will be made between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. for $2 each. All proceeds will go to the Whole Planet Foundation.
Purple cupcakes this week
Bakers across Indianapolis are whipping up tasty cupcakes this week for a good cause. The Anita Kaufman Foundation has invited bakers across the U.S. to feature purple cupcakes. It's part of an effort to promote epilepsy awareness leading up to Purple Day this Wednesday. The Bakery & Delicatessen at Geist is participating and will donate 10 percent of every cupcake's earnings.
"Scouting for Food" Drive
Ninety-eight Kroger stores, including many in our area, are participating in the 28th-annual "Scouting for Food" Drive. Kroger, along with Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts and other will come together this week at Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana to launch the drive. The food drive runs until Saturday at Gleaners downtown.
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