Purple cupcakes help raise awareness for Epilepsy

News

Local bakeries and culinary students donating purple-themed cupcakes for the 4th annual ‘Purple Cupcakes for Epilepsy Awareness’ event at Schenectady County Community College.

It was started by Stephen Piorkowski, a baker who lives with Epilepsy and graduate of the college.

The event raises funds for a scholarship Stephen set up that benefits students at the college whose lives have been affected by epilepsy – including those living with the seizure disorder, their family members, spouses, caregivers.

To reach more students on campus, Stephen set up 3 different tabling areas for cupcakes.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Community Calendar

Download our news app

Get it on Google Play