WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (November 5, 2018) – Tuesday, November 13 is World Kindness Day and TooJay’s is celebrating in a big way with the goal to raise $10,000 to help Feeding Florida stock their pantries. Guests have three ways to participate on November 13:
· On November 13, donate directly by visiting www.toojays.com/worldkindnessday
· TooJay’s classic large black and white cookies are turning orange and white for the day in honor of Feeding Florida. Buy one for $1.99 and all proceeds will be donated.
· Guests can conveniently make donations on their checks at any of the 28 locations on Tuesday, November 13.
Feeding Florida is the state’s lead organization in the fight to end hunger and provides a healthy, adequate, and consistent food supply to those in need. Every dollar donated provides 11 meals through the Feeding Florida network.
“We are inspired by the significant impact the dollars we raise can have on so many lives through the Feeding Florida network,” said Max Piet, president and CEO of TooJay’s. “Our teams are celebrating World Kindness Day by giving back to our local communities through volunteer activities and donations. Together, we can help end food insecurity in Florida.”
“The Feeding Florida statewide network of food banks is grateful for the kindness and continued support of the TooJay’s community for their role in the fight to end hunger,” said Robin Safley, executive director of Feeding Florida. “Partnerships like these are so valuable to our network as they allow us to continue to provide a healthy, adequate, and consistent food supply to our neighbors facing food insecurity.”
Founded in 1981, TooJay’s has grown to 28 restaurants throughout Florida and currently serves guests in Palm Beach and Broward counties, the Treasure Coast, the West Coast of Florida, the Orlando area, The Villages and Polk County.
TooJay’s received the 2018 and 2017 Dining Award for Best Deli from Orlando Magazine, two Foodie Awards for Best Deli and Best Take-Out from the Orlando Sentinel, the 2016 Best of South Florida Award for Best Deli from the Sun Sentinel and ranked eighth in the country for Family Dining by Consumer Reports.
For more information about TooJay’s, visit TooJays.com. Follow TooJay’s at twitter.com/therealTooJays and instagram.com/toojaysdeli or visit the Facebook fan page, which has over 89 thousand fans, and become a fan at facebook.com/TooJaysDeli.
About Feeding Florida Feeding Florida is the state’s lead organization in the fight to end hunger. Our statewide network unites 12-member food banks to provide a healthy, adequate, and consistent food supply to every community every day. Feeding Florida member food banks support more than 2,600 local charitable agencies, which provide food directly to individuals and families in need to ensure a hunger-free Florida. Each year, the Feeding Florida network provides food to the 3.3 million Floridians facing hunger, including 1.1 million children and 700,000 seniors. Feeding Florida is a unified voice regarding hunger and food insecurity by focusing on each community’s needs. To learn more about Feeding Florida, visit www.FeedingFlorida.org.