Top Charitable Giving News

GiftAMeal Experiences 640 Percent Growth Rate in 2023

GiftAMeal, an innovative cause-marketing program dedicated to making a positive impact, has witnessed remarkable growth this year. This Holiday giving season GiftAMeal continues to spread their mission of giving back to local communities across 37 states. In 2023, GiftAMeal achieved a significant milestone by increasing its restaurant partnerships, surging to nearly one thousand partners, firmly […]

La Boulangerie Boul’Mich Launching Holiday Giveaway

The holiday season is all about giving back and La Boulangerie Boul’Mich, the artisanal bakery cafe with a Latin twist, is launching a holiday giveaway to spread cheer to one special guest. From now until December 24, guests have the chance to participate and win an exclusive prize offered by the renowned bakery through participating […]

Wing Snob Starts Partnership with GiftAMeal

GiftAMeal, an innovative cause-marketing program that turns customer photos into meals for local families in need, announces its collaboration with Wing Snob. Starting December 1, 2023 GiftAMeal will be implemented at all 31 Wing Snob locations, marking a significant step forward in their shared mission to combat hunger and support local communities.  Wing Snob, renowned for its […]

Cookie Co. Partners with Food Finders in Honor of National Cookie Day

As National Cookie Day approaches, Cookie Co., an emerging franchise providing gourmet desserts, announced a partnership with the non-profit Food Finders to make this year’s celebration even more special. National Cookie Day, celebrated annually on December 4, is a day dedicated to indulge in cookies. Cookie Co. will be giving away free mini chocolate chip […]

Wendy’s to Donate Over $100K to Charitable Organizations

This Giving Tuesday, The Wendy’s Company announced that it will make charitable donations to a variety of organizations in the U.S., Canada and United Kingdom that align with Wendy’s core categories of charitable support: foster care adoption, hunger and food integrity, youth and families, and vibrant communities. These contributions are part of Wendy’s Community Giving Program, which […]

Jersey Mike’s Raises $4 Million for Feeding America

Jersey Mike’s Subs recently raised $4 million for Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization. With this donation, in the past three years, Jersey Mike’s has donated more than $15 million to Feeding America, helping provide over 150 million meals* through the organization’s nationwide network of 200 local partner food banks. “With the help […]

Clean Eatz Launches Fundraiser with Camp Pocono Trails

Clean Eatz recently announced a new fundraiser in conjunction with the brand’s latest partnership with Camp Pocono Trails, the country’s premier health and wellness camp. The fundraiser, aimed at financing the cost for kids to attend the camp, amassed an incredible $45,000, which will be enough to give 10 kids the Camp Pocono Trails experience. […]

PJ’s Coffee Partners with Make-A-Wish to Make One Person’s Dream Come True

In the true spirit of community and compassion, PJ’s Coffee is collaborating with Make-A-Wish to fulfill a special wish for a child in need. Now until Sunday, Dec. 31, Make-A-Wish and PJ’s Coffee will raise awareness and funds for children with critical illnesses. Guests will have the opportunity to purchase a “Make-A-Wish Star” in increments of $1, $3 or […]

Wendy’s Brings Back Frosty Key Tag Fundraiser

Tis the season for giving back! Beginning this National Adoption Month, Wendy’s is bringing back its sweet Frosty Key Tag fundraiser. By purchasing a Frosty Key Tag for just $3, fans will receive one free Jr. Frosty, including the new limited-time Peppermint Frosty, with any purchase every. single. day. until the end of 2024. What’s even sweeter? The campaign supports the Dave […]

We Sell Restaurants Launches Program to Provide Meals for Those in Need

We Sell Restaurants, the nation’s leading and only business broker franchise focused on restaurants, is feeding America with the launch of its “We Care – We Share” initiative to provide meals for those in need across the country. The franchise brand has partnered with Meals of Hope, a non-profit organization that is committed to bringing people […]

Cousins Subs Gives Away Nearly $11K in Grants

Cousins Subs announces five organizations as recipients of a combined $10,904 in grants through its Make It Better Foundation. Funding will help offset the cost of resources and programming that address the vital community needs of health and wellness, hunger and youth education. “We are honored to support these organizations and their vital initiatives,” says Justin […]

City Barbeque Partners with Salvation Army on Companywide Toy Drive

City Barbeque ( has partnered with The Salvation Army this holiday season on a companywide toy drive. Through December 5, each of the fast-casual barbeque brand’s 67 locations will be accepting donations of new, unwrapped toys. These donations will help put toys under the tree for children who might otherwise go without gifts this season. Teams at each City […]

Taco Bell Foundation Opens Applications for Ninth-Annual Live Más Scholarships

The Taco Bell Foundation announced the opening of its ninth annual Live Más Scholarship (LMS) application, offering up to $10 million to enable the next generation of leaders to pursue their passion and ignite change in their community. This year’s award is available for both Taco Bell customers and team members and will provide funds […]

Papa Johns Foundation Awards Nearly $1.4M to 270 Organizations

The Papa Johns Foundation announced it has awarded nearly $1.4 million through the Foundation’s Building Community Fund to 270 organizations whose work supports one or more of the Foundation’s focus areas – youth leadership and entrepreneurship, food security and food waste reduction. Franchise partners who own and operate Papa Johns locations, as well as teams at Papa Johns corporate-owned restaurants, applied to […]

Twisted Kitchen Works with Camp Kudzu to Help Kids with Diabetes

Twisted Kitchen, known for giving guests the freedom to design their dishes and put their own “twist” on what they eat, is enabling another organization to help its recipients become empowered, too. Twisted Kitchen is working with Camp Kudzu to assist families with children and teens living with Type 1 diabetes to have the freedom to live […]

MOOYAH Runs Campaign to Help Under-Resourced Schools

MOOYAH Burgers, Fries & Shakes is helping provide supplies to teachers in under-resourced schools. The campaign, which will run from September 25 to October 29 in partnership with Kids In Need Foundation (KINF), aims to raise funds from participating MOOYAH locations to support underserved schools. MOOYAH Burgers, Fries & Shakes, the “better burger” fast-casual franchise, […]

Salad and Go Raises More Than 167,000 for Feeding America

Salad and Go, a one-of-a-kind drive-thru concept on a mission to make fresh, nutritious food convenient and affordable for all, recently announced it raised more than $167,000 through its September Guest Give program for Feeding America’s Hunger Action Month campaign. Through Salad and Go’s Guest Give Program, guests had the opportunity to support Feeding America when […]