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There are "dos" and "don’ts" to most any effort, including charitable giving or involvement by restaurants.
One in five children in America lives in a household without adequate access to food, according to the USDA, and this September several restaurants are supporting the No Kid Hungry national campaign to help end childhood hunger.
Melody and Russell Stein, owners of a pizzeria with an all-deaf staff, are now able to share their story with the world thanks to a new project created by Deluxe Corporation’s Small Business Revolution, a national campaign spotlighting the country's "most compelling small businesses."
The biggest opportunities to save come with packaging and waste initiatives.
A study commissioned by the Food Waste Reduction Alliance found that approximately 80 billion pounds of food are discarded into US landfills every year, with restaurants accounting for 37 percent of that waste.
Restaurants provided opportunity to join MasterCard and Stand Up to Cancer
Chains have been handing out food to victims and first responders, as well as directing their social fan base to relief organizations.
As Boston and Texas taught us this week, when the dust of a tragedy clears, restaurants always find a way to pitch in.
The company is currently working to synchronize its animal welfare program and policies throughout all of its global markets.
Philanthropy takes time and patience, but the benefits are tangible for a brand.
The company's employees connect emotionally in their communities and their group understands that waking up in the morning to do important work is not just about money.
Chains are actively recruiting veterans with startup discounts to reintegrate them into the workforce.
A new report shows that one in five Americans don't know how they'll afford their next meal.
Two companies channel their efforts to the American Red Cross.
Operators donating food and linking social media sites to American Red Cross page.
Green Restaurant Association CEO discusses growth in environmentally-friendly efforts throughout the past few years.
An often overlooked trend in the restaurant industry is giving back.
Joseph Grove of FastCasual.com speaks with Tamara Barnett, ethnographic research manager for The Hartman Group, about the true meaning of sustainability. Barnett spoke about sustainability during the 2011 Fast Casual Executive Summit.
Operations-based business model is a good fit for those with military backgrounds.
Yasin Sara was robbed at his Y & S Supermarket this past week in Tampa, FLa. Sadly the robbery turned tragic when Sara confronted the gunman and was shot in the chest.