CLEARWATER, Fla. — Eating places positioned in The District wish to do their half to assist households struggling to place meals on their tables this vacation season.
13 eating places are collaborating within the first-ever Dine Out for Charity on Wednesday, December 16.
The 400 and 500 blocks of Cleveland Road are presently open for pedestrian visitors solely. That’s permitting restaurant to supply patrons loads of secure and socially distant seating each inside and outdoors.
“With all this open air, it makes good sense to assist our neighbors,” notes Scott Sousa, co-chair of the Downtown Clearwater Merchants Association (DMCA). “Our objective is to make The District a neighborhood hub, so why not carry everybody collectively for the higher good. With so many numerous eating places in The District, it was not a fantastic leap for us to provide you with a method to feed others in want.”
Every restaurant will donate 10% of gross sales from 4:00 to 11:45 p.m. to the Salvation Army of Clearwater and Upper Pinellas County. All of the donations will go on to feeding native households.
Demand for help has skyrocketed within the Tampa Bay space because the pandemic started. Meals banks are having issue attempting to feed each household in want.
“In response to Feeding America, 25% of our kids might go hungry every night time,” explains Carolyn Bradham, proprietor of Kara Lynn’s Restaurant and co-chair of DCMA. “With many meals banks experiencing a 52% enhance in demand, we’re proud to companion with our native Salvation Military to get meals to Clearwater mother and father who want it.”
Eating places collaborating within the Dine Out for Charity embrace:
- Clear Sky on Cleveland
- Kara Lynn’s Kitchen
- Restoration Cafe
- Pour Yours
- Tequilas Mexican Grill & Cantina
- Downtown Pizza Sports activities Bar and Grill
- BlackBrick Tavern + Kitchen
- Grind Haus
- Soul Sicilian fusion
- The Fortunate Anchor
- Chiang Mai Thai and Sushi Bar
You possibly can present your assist of Dine Out for Charity by sharing the event on Facebook with your pals.