Dunkin’ charity donates $4,000 to Va., N.C. food banks

Dunkin’ charity donates $4,000 to Va., N.C. food banks
Members of the Food Bank of Southeastern Virginia stand with a check from the Dunkin' Joy charity. (Source: Dunkin')

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Coffee, donuts and $4,000 is making its way to food banks in Virginia and North Carolina after donations from Dunkin’s charity.

Dunkin’ Joy in Childhood Foundation, a charity supported by Dunkin’ franchises and employees, announced the donations in a release on Friday.

Feed More in Richmond is among the recipients and expects to receive a $1,000 donation.

The following food banks will each receive $1,000:

  • Virginia Peninsula Food Bank in Hampton
  • Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia in Norfolk
  • Food Bank of the Albemarle in Elizabeth City, North Carolina

In total, the charity is sending out 100 hunger relief grants to different organizations, totaling $100,000.

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