(LAS VEGAS) – Dunkin’ Donuts Las Vegas franchisees are turning over their restaurants to some very special individuals for a very special cause. Dunkin’ Donuts is hosting its second annual “Celebrity Restaurant Challenge” from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 6. Local celebrities and personalities will be working at select Dunkin’ Donuts locations to raise awareness for Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation’s Camp Cartwheel.
NVCCF’s Camp Cartwheel is an outdoor three-night camp experience designed to help children with cancer or other critical illnesses as well as their siblings overcome the physical, mental and emotional obstacles posed by childhood disease.
Dunkin’ Donuts Las Vegas franchisee groups plan to donate funds to Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation that match the gross sales generated from 10 a.m to noon on Saturday, June 6. Purchase of Dunkin’ K-Cup® pods, Dunkin’ Donuts merchandise and gift cards do not apply.
Participants will include The Las Vegas Outlaws and Posse; the cast of FANTASY at Luxor Hotel & Casino; the cast of Chippendales at the Rio Hotel & Casino; Clark County School District Police; Jay R Beatbox, local hip hop musician; the cast of SEXXY at WestGate Hotel & Casino, JC Fernandez of Mix 94.1; JoJo Turnbeaugh of 95.5 the Bull; Marco and John Mac of Sunny 106.5; Johiah Hall, Big D., and Claire of My 93.1; Las Vegas Fire & Rescue; Dao Vu of KTNV Channel 13 Morning Blend; and Javelin Broderick, MotoAmerica “Supersport” Roadracer.
For more information on the Dunkin’ Donuts “Celebrity Restaurant Challenge,” please visit www.LVDonuts.com. For more information on Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation and its Camp Cartwheel, please visit www.NVCCF.org.
About Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation
The Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation (NCCF) is a local non-profit organization providing services in Southern Nevada since 1993. Our goal is to improve the quality of life for critically ill children and their families living in our community. When a child is diagnosed with cancer or other life threatening illness they can look to the Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation for support, hope, and courage.
The mission of the Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation is to provide social, emotional, educational, and psychological support services and programs to families of ALL children diagnosed with life threatening or critical illnesses such as cancer, HIV/AIDS, sickle cell, hemophilia, renal disorders, and immunologic diseases and provide healing arts and wellness programs to adults touched by cancer and to chronically ill children and their caregivers.
About Dunkin’ Donuts
Founded in 1950, Dunkin’ Donuts is America’s favorite all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods. Dunkin’ Donuts is a market leader in the hot regular/decaf/flavored coffee, iced coffee, donut, bagel and muffin categories. Dunkin’ Donuts has earned the No. 1 ranking for customer loyalty in the coffee category by Brand Keys for nine years running. The company has more than 11,300 restaurants in 36 countries worldwide. Based in Canton, Mass., Dunkin’ Donuts is part of the Dunkin’ Brands Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: DNKN) family of companies. For more information, visit www.DunkinDonuts.com.