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Friendly's Partners with Boys & Girls Clubs of America

FIC Restaurants, Inc. (Friendly’s restaurants) and Boys & Girls Clubs of America are teaming up to provide children at Boys & Girls Clubs in communities across the country with an engaging experience where they feel safe, are supported by caring adults, and have access to impactful programs.

Sofia Vergara, Buca Di Beppo Help Raise Funds for St. Jude

Emmy-award winning actress and St. Jude celebrity ambassador, Sofia Vergara, will once again join forces with Buca di Beppo, the authentic, family-style Italian restaurant, for the second installment of Meatballs 4 Niños, a charitable campaign that supports St.

Boston’s Restaurant & Sports Bar Raises $25,000 for Special Olympics

Boston’s Restaurant & Sports Bar’s non-profit organization, the Boston’s Pizza Foundation, raised $25,000 for Special Olympics Inc. throughout the month of August. The funds were raised between the 29 locations across the country through the Foundation’s new Kid’s Cards Campaign.

Top Chef's Raise $100K for Roger Vergé Scholarship

On September 12, over 20 of the world’s great chefs paid tribute to one of their icons, the late Roger Vergé, at a special dinner at The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers. Organizer and veteran event producer, Herb Karlitz and Chef Daniel Boulud succeeded in raising $100,000 to fund a new Roger Vergé Scholarship at The Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, New York.

Ben’s Kosher Delicatessen Hosting 'Cancer Ain’t Kosher' Fundraiser

During the month of October—National Breast Cancer Awareness Month—customers who order Ben’s Kosher Delicatessen Restaurant & Caterers’ famous Matzo Ball Soup will have the opportunity to upgrade to a Pink Matzo Ball for an additional $1 charge through the company’s Second Annual “Cancer Ain’t Kosher” Fundraiser.