RIVERSIDE, Calif., Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, January 14, 2014, Farmer Boys presented a check to Loma Linda University Children's Hospital in the amount of $42,133.63. The Farmer Boys 13th Annual in-store Fundraiser began November 1st – November 30th where every Farmer Boys guest who made a donation during the fundraiser timeframe received a coupon for 20% off any single purchase of $10.00 or more.
The fundraiser benefits the Loma Linda University Children's Hospital, which serves over 175,000* critically ill or injured children that come through their doors each year. The donations will help maintain the hospital's Level 1 Regional Trauma Center, which provides families with the most advanced level of trauma care in the region. In addition, Loma Linda University Children's Hospital is the sole Children's Hospital in San Bernardino, Riverside Inyo & Mono Counties that offers the best full-range of pediatric healthcare services for more than 1.3 million children.
"It's very gratifying to be able to support and give back to the neighborhoods and communities we serve. Each year the entire Farmer Boys brand works towards amass donation for this great charity. Everyone in the company is invested in the success of the fundraiser." said Ken Clark, President and Chief Operating Officer of Farmer Boys.
Since 2000, Farmer Boys, along with its guests, has raised over $383,491 for the Loma Linda University Children's Hospital. Each year Farmer Boys also sponsors the hospital's Annual Children's Day in May, where over 2,000 children participated in free demonstrations to learn about fire and water safety, as well as health awareness.
*160,442 outpatient and 15,830 inpatient – Source 2012
About Farmer Boys…Headquartered in Riverside, California, Farmer Boys is a fast casual restaurant chain founded in 1981 on homegrown goodness inspired by the heartland from which it emerged. Farmer Boys transforms farm-fresh ingredients into wholesome, delicious meals. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, Farmer Boys prepares more than 75 entrees fresh every day, including the award-winning Farmer's Burger®, specialty sandwiches, crisp salads, signature sides and more. Guests can enjoy casual dining style table service or opt for the convenience of drive thru service. Farmer Boys currently operates 73 restaurants located in five counties across Southern & Central California and in Nevada.
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