DALLAS, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- In the aftermath of Katrina's devastating
attack on the Gulf Coast, local area Bennigan's(R) are doing their part to
assist the victims.
Houston & Dallas-area Bennigan's have teamed up with participating
FASTSIGNS(R) locations to be drop-off points for donations of essential
personal articles, non-perishable food, monetary donations (please make checks
payable to the American Red Cross), toys and clothing. These donations will
be forwarded to local area Hurricane Relief efforts.
Bennigan's will also be holding benefit nights, where 10% of each guest
check will be donated. The Houston-area Bennigan's benefit night will occur
Wednesday, September 7th from 4pm to close, and the Dallas-area will hold its
benefit night on Thursday, September, 8th from 4pm to close.
"We just want to do our part to help. It's a terrible situation for our
neighbors to be in. They need everything, from clothing, to toiletries to a
hot meal." -- Sheri Messerli, Regional Vice President.
Bennigan's is also expanding their Tuesday night Kids Eat Free program in
the Houston & Dallas areas to Kids Eat Free every day for a limited time. "We
want to do something for these dislocated families. Kids can eat free when
they come in and enjoy a meal with their parents," Messerli said.
Interested in participating in the Hurricane Katrina Benefit Night or
making a donation? Stop by your local Bennigan's ( http://www.bennigans.com )
or FASTSIGNS ( http://www.fastsigns.com ) location. All donations will be
sent to local Hurricane relief efforts.