Those Laboring on Labor Day Honored With Special Lunch Delivery From Olive Garden Restaurants Nationwide

Hundreds of local fire stations and police departments across the country - identified in advance - will receive a Hospitaliano! lunch from Olive Garden

Sep 07, 2009, 05:00 ET from Darden Restaurants, Inc.

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ --

    WHO:         Fire stations and police departments identified in advance by
                 their local Olive Garden

    WHAT:        Will be served a Hospitaliano! "thank you" lunch delivered by
                 Olive Garden for their dedicated service to the community on
                 Labor Day and throughout the year

    WHEN &
    WHERE:       Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 7

                 Time and location vary in each market.  Contact your local
                 Olive Garden manager for more details.  Visit
        for the restaurant in your area and
                general manager's name.

    VISUALS:     (1) Olive Garden team departing from the restaurant with food
                 (2) Olive Garden team arriving and walking into the fire
                 station or police department
                 (3) Olive Garden team serving firefighters and police
                 officers a lunch of salad, lasagna, spaghetti, breadsticks
                 and tiramisu

    INFORMATION: For the eighth consecutive year, all 685 U.S. restaurants
                 will unite on Labor Day to celebrate the holiday by serving
                 their communities.

    Each restaurant across the United States will deliver and serve a special
    lunch to honor firefighters and police officers (identified by the
    restaurants in advance) laboring for their communities on a day when many
    of us rest.


    For location details, contact your local Olive Garden


SOURCE Darden Restaurants, Inc.