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2017 Restaurant Neighbor Award Kansas Winner

Thursday, April 27, 2017   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Lisa Graham
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The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation and American Express offer the Restaurant Neighbor Awards to honor restaurants for outstanding community service. Ninety percent of restaurants are actively involved in community activities. This award highlights the positive contributions restaurants make in their local neighborhoods each and every day. Each year, four national winners receive $5,000 each to continue their charitable works.

 Meet the 2017 Restaurant Neighbor Award winners.

We’re pleased to share that Nick & Jake's is a Kansas Restaurant Neighbor Award winner.

Congratulations on being selected as a state winner for this prestigious award!

 

Kansas

Nick and Jake’s

Overland Park, KS

nickandjakes.com

Nick and Jak
e’s supports numerous charities and nonprofits. As part of their efforts, they donate 10% of their sales, which amounts to over $2,000 every year. In addition to this donation, the restaurant has raised a total of over $1.5 million in the past six years. They are also the creators of the For the Kids Foundation, which supports Children’s Mercy Hospitals (CMH), and hold an annual golf tournament to support projects that the hospital’s general operating funds are unable to fund such as new ambulances, iPads for long term beds, a Pet Therapy program, and more. The restaurant also is a founding partner in the “Shoot for the Cure” Dinner for Cystic Fibrosis. In addition, the restaurant provides ten $500 scholarships for high school kids that excel in “Community Service.”

 

 


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