Crispers Restaurants to Donate more than $65,000 combined to the United Way and No Kid Hungry in 2012

May 04, 2012 (PRLEAP.COM) Lifestyle News
Crispers Restaurants, the fast-casual restaurant chain based in Lakeland, Florida, will be making donations in the sums of $56,724.79 to the United Way and $8,941.39 to No Kid Hungry in April of 2012.

Crispers shares the belief that everyone deserves opportunities to have a good life: a quality education that leads to a stable job, enough income to support a family through retirement, and good health. Which is why Crispers is proud to be donating $56,724.79 to the United Way in 2012.

Crispers is proud to support The United Way's work, which focuses on the building blocks for a good life. Crispers supports the belief that everyone wins when a child succeeds in school, when families are financially stable, and when people are healthy. Living united means being a part of the change. Crispers knows that it takes everyone in the community working together to create a brighter future.

Additionally, as part of their continued commitment to the community, Crispers raised funds for Share Our Strength, a national nonprofit committed to ending childhood hunger in America by 2015. More than 17 million children in America almost one in four struggles with hunger. When Crispers learned this startling fact, the company knew it had to take action.

Crispers encouraged its patrons that dined between September 18, 2011 and September 24, 2011 to help end this unimaginable situation by donating $1 or more to Dine Out No Kid Hungry at all 29 Crispers locations. In return, Crispers provided a $2 Coupon to everyone that donated. In total, Crispers was able to raise $8,941.39, which will be donated in April 2012.

About Crispers: Crispers is a Lakeland, Florida based chain of fast-casual restaurants, with an emphasis on health-conscious fare and a menu that consists mainly of fresh salads, soups, and sandwiches. Crispers pairs the finest ingredients to create a variety of chef-inspired flavors prepared fresh every day. Crispers offers Signature dishes that excite the senses and tantalize the taste buds.