A lot of the small local businesses are having to think outside of the box to stay afloat. The effects of having to shut their doors to the public because of the COVID-19 outbreak could severely impact them. Kelli stopped by Amy’s Cupcake Shoppe in Hopkins to find out how we can help support them. And, of course, check out some of the sweet treats!
Some of the other bakeries could use your support too. Something Sweet by Maddie Lu is offering curbside pickups and custom orders. They are offering special boxes of cupcakes, macarons, cookie dough and even cupcake decorating kits. Something Sweet by Maddie Lu is also contributing to free meals for kids.
Baking Betty’s at Mall of America is still offering online ordering even though Mall of America is closed. The will deliver within a 10-mile radius for free and outside of the 10-miles for a fee. They also ship nationwide.
Swedish Crown Bakery in Anoka offers takeout and curbside pick up.
Glam Doll Donuts has reduced their hours in both their northeast and Eat Street locations. They offer take out or curbside pick up only and the will also ship gift cards.