Foundation Grants Nearly $10,000 to Hampton Roads Charities
Words and Images Courtesy of Dunkin' Joy in Childhood Foundation
Dunkin’ and the Dunkin’ Joy in Childhood Foundation today celebrated their “December of Joy” by granting nearly $10,000 to Hampton Roads-based charitable organizations. Dunkin’ of Hampton Roads, in partnership with the Dunkin’ Joy in Childhood Foundation, presented $2,500 to the Armed Services YMCA of Hampton Roads to support their mission to help nurture the well-being of Norfolk military families.
Dunkin’ and the Dunkin’ Joy in Childhood Foundation then presented a grant for $7,000 to Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters stemming from Dunkin’s Shine Gold program to further the hospital’s mission to provide care and hope to children throughout the coastal Virginia community.
This December, the Dunkin’ Joy in Childhood Foundation is spreading joy to local health and hunger relief charitable organizations with more than $2.8 million in grants.
Founded in 1950, Dunkin' is America's favorite all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods. Dunkin' is a market leader in the hot regular/decaf/flavored coffee, iced regular/decaf/flavored coffee, donut, bagel and muffin categories. Dunkin' has earned a No. 1 ranking for customer loyalty in the coffee category for 16 years running. The company has more than 12,600 restaurants in 40 countries worldwide. Dunkin' is part of the Inspire Brands family of restaurants. For more information, visit www.DunkinDonuts.com.
ABOUT THE DUNKIN' JOY IN CHILDHOOD FOUNDATION The Dunkin' Joy in Childhood Foundation, the charitable foundation supported by Dunkin' and the generosity of its franchisees, guests, vendor partners and employees, provides the simple joys of childhood to kids battling hunger or illness. The Foundation partners with food banks, children's hospitals and nonprofit organizations to fund joyful environments and joyful experiences for kids when they need it most. Since 2006, the Joy in Childhood Foundation has granted more than $40 million to hundreds of national and local charities across the country. For more information, please visit www.joyinchildhoodfoundation.org.