Bar Louie Ties Fundraising to Annual "Rock the Tot" Tater Tot Eating Contest

Funds raised support Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry® campaign ending childhood hunger in America

Sep 09, 2013, 15:49 ET from Bar Louie

ADDISON, Texas, Sept. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, September 19th Bar Louie locations around the country will host their annual "Rock the Tot" tater tot eating contest. As part of the event, participants will be asked to make a donation to Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry campaign. For $2, competitors will get to participate in the competition and receive a $5 bounce back for a future visit. While the donation is not mandatory, it is encouraged.


The fundraising tie to "Rock the Tot" is just a part of Bar Louie's month long efforts to raise money for No Kid Hungry. During the month of September, if a guest orders a burger or sandwich and "loads" their tater tots, Bar Louie will donate $.50. In addition, any guest that makes a donation of $2 or more will receive a $5 bounce back valid during the month of October. For every $1 raised Share Our Strength is able to provide 10 meals to end childhood hunger. Bar Louie's 2013 fundraising goal is 750,000 meals or $75,000.

Bar Louie is a local bar and eatery made famous for their handcrafted signature martinis and exceptional selection of small plates, flatbreads, burgers and sandwiches. Whether gathering with friends or unwinding with a cocktail, Bar Louie guests have come to expect remarkable service and experiences that keep them coming back over and over again. Open daily for lunch, dinner and late night dining with the entire menu available until close. For more information on Bar Louie or franchising opportunities, please visit or Registration for "Rock the Tot" is going on now at all local Bar Louie locations. For more information visit


No child should grow up hungry in America, but one in five children struggles with hunger. Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry® campaign is ending childhood hunger in America by ensuring all children get the healthy food they need, every day. The No Kid Hungry campaign connects kids in need to effective nutrition programs like school breakfast and summer meals and teaches low-income families to cook healthy, affordable meals through Cooking Matters.  This work is accomplished through the No Kid Hungry network, made up of private citizens, public officials, nonprofits, business leaders and others providing innovative hunger solutions in their communities. Join us at


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