You Eat Pizza, A Soldier in Afghanistan Gets Breakfast

If you bring some breakfast items to Mellow Mushroom Brookhaven on Saturday, April 20th, you’ll get 15% off your bill (excluding alcohol, of course) and you’ll also be buying breakfast for a soldier serving in Afghanistan. Details:

WHAT: Bring things like muscle milk, protein shakes, carnation breakfast shakes, protein and cereal bars, individually packaged blueberry muffins, cereal in-a-cup with individually boxed milk and non-perishable breakfast foods. Other non-culinary items that would be appreciated include handwritten notes and books.

WHEN: 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. April 20th.

WHERE: Mellow Mushroom, in the city of Brookhaven, 4058 Peachtree Road, Atlanta, GA, 30319 (Map it here)

WHY: Because they’re soldiers serving in Afghanistan, and breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Duh.

Full release below the fold. 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers Brookhaven, located in Atlanta, Georgia, to host a fundraiser to assist in supplying soldiers serving in Afghanistan with breakfast foods on Saturday, April 20th, from 2 p.m. until 8 p.m.

By bringing in specified breakfast items on the 20th for Soldiers in Afghanistan, you will earn 15% off of your total bill.

Saturday, April 20th beginning at 2 p.m. until 8 p.m., Mellow Mushroom, in the Brookhaven neighborhood in Atlanta, will host a fundraiser supporting the troops serving in the 10th Mountain Division in Afghanistan by supplying breakfast items to help them with a “third meal”.

“This fundraiser is in an effort to provide breakfast items for Soldiers serving in Afghanistan—to assist with helping them have a third meal,” states Meredith Burleigh, Assistant General Manager for Mellow Brookhaven.

From 2 p.m. until 8 p.m., those who drop off at least one of the necessary items needed for this donation will receive 15% off of their total bill during this time. Items needed include muscle milk, protein shakes, carnation breakfast shakes, protein & cereal bars, individually packaged blueberry muffins, cereal in-a-cup w/ individually boxed milk and non-perishable breakfast foods. Other non-culinary items that would be appreciated include handwritten notes and books.

“This fundraiser was created by the parents of one of our old employees, who now serves in the 10th Mountain Division in Afghanistan. We thought this would be a great way to contribute to those who serve so graciously for the U.S.A. and to raise awareness of this current issue our U.S. Soldiers face,” states Burleigh.

Come out this Saturday to Mellow Mushroom Brookhaven, located at 4058 Peachtree Road, Atlanta, GA, 30319, to help contribute to this cause. For more information regarding this fundraiser, contact the Brookhaven Mellow at (404) 266-1661. For more information on Mellow Brookhaven, visit us on the web at www.mellowmushroom.com/brookhaven and “like” us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/MellowBrookhaven#.

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2 comments

  1. Mrs. Adam Kornstein says:

    This is a wonderful activity, but I can’t help to wonder why after nearly 12 years on with his war we haven’t figured out the logistics to get our soldiers fed properly.

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