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Bake Sale

Bake sale(s) can provide good fundraising opportunities for non-profit organizations (schools, sports teams, etc.). If you are desiring to have bake sales to raise funds for your organization, apply at your local health center for approval.  


  • Packaging and labeling are required for all products, see KRS 217.136(3)(a)-(f) for specifics
  • Foods not permitted for bake sales include:
    • Cheesecakes
    • Pastries
    • Pies made with cream, meringue, or pumpkin
    • Cream-filled cakes, cupcakes muffins, or doughnuts
    • Frosting and fillings made with cream cheese
    • Home-canned foods
    • Any product that requires temperature (cold or hot) maintenance 

For more specific details, please review the guidelines for bake sales and home-produced baked goods. Submit your application to your local Health Environmentalist at least five working days prior to your event

Carroll County Health Center – (502) 732-6641
Gallatin County Health Center – (859) 567-2844
Owen County Health Center – (502) 484-5736
Pendleton County Health Center – (859) 654-6985

Bake Sale - Rice Krispie Treats