DUNKIN’ DONATES 500 POUNDS OF COFFEE TO REGIONAL FOOD BANK OF NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK AHEAD OF NATIONAL COFFEE DAY

Dunkin’ will continue to celebrate in the Capital Region with a special Buy One, Get One Hot Coffee offer on September 29

ALBANY, NY; September 27, 2019 – Dunkin’ today celebrated the upcoming National Coffee Day by donating 500 pounds of coffee to Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York.

The donation occurred just days before National Coffee Day, which Dunkin’ will celebrate in the Capital Region with a special Buy One, Get One offer for its loyal guests. On Sunday, September 29, anyone who purchases a Hot Coffee at participating Dunkin’ restaurants in the Capital Region will get one Hot Coffee free (of equal or lesser value)*.

“We are excited to celebrate National Coffee Day by contributing to the tremendous efforts of the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York,” said Dunkin’ Integrated Marketing Manager Eric Stensland. “The Food Bank is a vital community organization and we are proud to assist them by donating Dunkin’s signature coffee.”

The donation from Dunkin’ comes in celebration of National Coffee Day and in conjunction with the annual Goals for Coffee charitable campaign with RPI Hockey. Dunkin’ pledges to donate one pound of coffee for every goal scored at home by the Engineers during the season.

“We are so grateful for our ongoing partnership with Dunkin’,” said Mark Quandt, Executive Director. “Coffee is a highly requested item among our member food pantries, kitchens, and shelters and they will be excited to receive it.”

The Regional Food Bank works to alleviate hunger and prevent food waste by accepting large donations of food from the food industry and distributing those donations to charitable agencies that feed hungry people like food pantries, soup kitchens, and shelters. The food provided by the Regional Food Bank helps to feed over 40,000 people each week.

To learn more about Dunkin’, visit www.DunkinDonuts.com or subscribe to the Dunkin’ blog to receive notifications at https://news.dunkindonuts.com/blog.  

* Participation may vary.  Not valid through Guest Checkout on the Dunkin’ App.

###

About Dunkin’

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 by Brand Keys for 13 years running. The company has more than 12,900 restaurants in 42 countries worldwide. Based in Canton, Mass., Dunkin’ is part of the Dunkin’ Brands Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: DNKN) family of companies. For more information, visit www.DunkinDonuts.com.

About the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York

The Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that collects donated food from the food industry and distributes it to nearly 1,000 charitable agencies feeding the hungry in 23 counties of northeastern New York.  The food provided by the Regional Food Bank helps to feed over 40,000 people each week. In 2018, the organization distributed over 38 million pounds of food to the hungry.  The Regional Food Bank is a member of Feeding America, the national network of food banks. The organization is supported by foundations, private contributions and fundraising events.  For information on services offered by the Regional Food Bank, call (518) 786-3691 or visit www.regionalfoodbank.net.

Tagged on: