Panera Bread Foundation Announces 2023 Grant Open Application Period
The Panera Bread Foundation recently announced the open application period for the Panera Bread Foundation grant program. The Foundation awards grants to non-profit organizations who provide access to education, opportunity, and mentorship to at-risk, underserved, or historically underrepresented children and youth. Qualified organizations plan to start a new program or expand an existing program focused on college readiness, skills building, workforce or leadership development, or mentoring.
In addition, the restaurant launched the Give Change for Children round-up program, which, through guest donations, has reached more than $1MM to-date to support the Foundation’s mission. Panera guests choose at check out to round-up their total check to the nearest dollar to help children and youth in local communities. Give Change for Children is available in-cafe at the register, drive-thru and kiosk, and through the Panera Bread website and mobile app.
Jersey Mike’s and USTA Raise $4 Million to Benefit Children
Jersey Mike’s donated 20 percent of all sales from all nationwide locations on a dedicated weekend to support the initiative. Over the last four years, Jersey Mike’s has raised more than $8 million to help kids through the USTA Foundation.
Charleys Kids Foundation Donates Over $1 Million Charleys Philly Steaks recently distributed over $1 million in grants to help children in need. The Charleys Kids Foundation (Charleys Kids) was founded […]