The Indigo Road Restaurant Group Donates 10% of Proceeds From a Dish at Each of its Charleston Restaurants to Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry Campaign for the Month of September
CHARLESTON, SC – August 26, 2014 –Starting on September 1, The Indigo Road Restaurant Group will donate 10% of proceeds from select dishes and drinks at each of the restaurant group’s five establishments to Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry® Campaign. The non-profit organization helps connect kids in need to effective nutrition programs like School Breakfast and Summer Meals and teaches low-income families to cook healthy, affordable meals. In American, 1 in 5 children struggle with hunger.
“Dine Out For No Kid Hungry allows us to support families in need and raise awareness among our patrons,” stated Executive Chef Jeremiah Bacon of The Macintosh and Oak Steakhouse. “We know that youth hunger is so much bigger than any one person or one restaurant, but by coming together we can make a greater impact for the kids.” In 2013, nearly 9,000 restaurants raised $7.5 million for the No Kid Hungry campaign.
The public can participate in the effort by dinning at the restaurants and ordering the special dishes or drinks throughout the month of September. All of Indigo Road’s restaurants are participating, including:
- Oak Steakhouse: Steak Tartar
- The Macintosh: House-made Ricotta Gnudi
- The Cocktail Club: The Cloak and Dagger
- O-Ku: Chef Special Dumpling Dim Sum
- Indaco: Black Pepper Tagliatelle
For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Indigo-Road-Restaurant-Group/116348471721377.
About Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry® Campaign
No child should grow up hungry in America, but one in five children struggles with hunger. Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry® campaign is ending childhood hunger in America by ensuring all children get the healthy food they need, every day. The No Kid Hungry campaign connects kids in need to effective nutrition programs like school breakfast and summer meals and teaches low-income families to cook healthy, affordable meals. This work is accomplished through the No Kid Hungry network, made up of private citizens, public officials, nonprofits, business leaders and others providing innovative hunger solutions in their communities. Join us at NoKidHungry.org.