Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) November 25, 2013
WHO: Plates Neighborhood Kitchen, the newest restaurant in Glenwood South, is teaming up with Stop Hunger Now to turn November 28th into a hassle-free Thanksgiving for people with a philanthropic spirit but who don’t want to cook.
WHAT: Dubbed "Plates for the World," the one-day special promotion includes a gourmet Thanksgiving dinner available as take-out or served at the restaurant. $30 from each meal eaten in the restaurant will be donated to Stop Hunger Now. Advance, pre-paid reservations for “Plates for the World” dining and takeout are required. Please call Plates Kitchen (919) 828-0018 and leave your contact information for a return phone call or email info(at)plateskitchen(dot)com.
WHEN: Thursday, November 28, 2013; 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
WHERE: Plates Kitchen, 301 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh, NC.
WHY: Stop Hunger Now is shipping meals and other critical supplies such as medicine, medical supplies, water filters and hygiene kits to the Philippines as part of ongoing disaster relief operations in response to the devastation as a result of Typhoon Haiyan. Stop Hunger Now has already been able to put critically needed food and water into the hands of the victims of Typhoon Haiyan. In addition to one million meals being shipped from the U.S., Stop Hunger Now Malaysia is coordinating the packaging and delivery of hundreds of thousands of meals and other aid along with partners in Singapore and the Philippines.
About Plates Neighborhood Kitchen
Over the last 20 years, Stephen and Kate Day have lived and traveled around the world and are often surprised and inspired by the food they have eaten along the way. Having learned new flavors and techniques to add to the outstanding food of the American South, the one constant theme they realized is how different foods from different cultures can unite people, regardless of nationality. Meals provide the opportunity to meet new people, share stories, provide new experiences and make connections in the community At Plates, you will enjoy favorite international dishes combined with regional southern flavors.
About Stop Hunger Now
In 2013 Stop Hunger Now is celebrating its 15th anniversary in its ongoing work to create a movement to end hunger. More than 120,000,000 meals have been packaged and distributed with other life-saving aid to 65 countries impacting millions of lives.
The organization is driven by a vision of a world without hunger and a mission to end hunger in our lifetime by providing food and life-saving aid to the world's most vulnerable and by creating a global commitment to mobilize the necessary resources.
In its efforts to respond to emergency needs around the world, Stop Hunger Now receives and distributes significant donations of in-kind aid. These donations are large quantities of food, medicines, medical supplies and other such items as may be of use in fighting hunger and providing relief in a crisis. For more information, visit http://www.stophungernow.org.
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