PADUCAH, Ky., Nov. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Dippin’ Dots, the nation’s main flash frozen beaded ice cream and frozen treats firm, will launch a fundraiser beginning Nov. 23, 2020 to boost cash for the Devin Webb Foundation. The charity was launched by the ice cream model to assist households coping with coronary heart illness after an episode of UNDERCOVER BOSS earlier this 12 months.
Within the present, CEO Scott Fischer labored alongside Bailey Richardson, a Louisville, KY resident and pupil at Morehead State College. She shared a narrative about her brother, Devin Webb, who had died two years in the past in his sleep resulting from an undiagnosed coronary heart situation. Fischer instantly was compelled by the household’s story and introduced the charitable basis by way of Dippin’ Dots.
Devin Webb or “Webbie” as his family and friends referred to as him, was a 22-year-old who performed soccer in highschool and beloved the Pittsburgh Steelers and the College of Louisville Cardinals. Whereas dealing with their sudden loss, Devin’s household and associates struggled emotionally, bodily and financially. The muse is supposed to help households experiencing related life challenges. Every year about 647,000 Individuals die from coronary heart illness.
“Our household is touched by this considerate and beneficiant gesture to hold on my brother’s legacy,” stated Richardson. “He was a folks particular person, a lover and a giver. He can be so honored as we speak to know that he might be serving to so many individuals throughout the nation. My household is so grateful to Dippin’ Dots for selecting my brother’s title for such an incredible trigger.”
Donations may be made instantly on-line at www.gofundme.com/f/devin-webb-foundation and might be promoted at retailer areas of Dippin’ Dots all through the nation.
“Bailey’s story and her household’s perseverance by way of this loss is one thing that actually caught with me. I’m honored that as an organization, Dippin’ Dots is ready to assist help different households experiencing related conditions,” stated Dippin’ Dots CEO Scott Fischer.
Funds raised for the Devin Webb Basis are used to offer assist for households caring for family members with coronary heart circumstances. The muse’s assets supply to alleviate the day-to-day struggles they face, reminiscent of medical care and dealing with loss.
About Dippin’ Dots, L.L.C.
Dippin’ Dots has produced and distributed its flash frozen tiny beads of ice cream, yogurt, sherbet and flavored ice merchandise since 1988. Made on the firm’s manufacturing facility in Paducah, Kentucky, Dippin’ Dots distributes its distinctive frozen merchandise in all 50 states and seven international locations by way of its franchised and direct distribution community. For extra info, together with franchise alternatives, go to www.dippindots.com. Observe Dippin’ Dots on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Observe Scott Fischer on Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn.
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