Riverside, Calif.-February 16, 2016– Farmer Boys® Restaurants, the brand known for cooked-to-order breakfasts, burgers and more, today announced it presented a check to Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital in the amount of $100,001. Funds were collected during the 15th Annual Farmer Boys Fundraiser, Oct. 12 – Nov. 8, 2015.
For a donation of $1 or more, guests were recognized as Champions for Children with a Heart of Champion donation slip displayed at Farmer Boys restaurants during the fundraiser. Farmer Boys recognized the generosity of its guests with a variety of special fundraiser vouchers.
“Farmer Boys is committed to helping Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital,” said Karen Eadon, Farmer Boys president and COO. “For 15 years we’ve been privileged to contribute to this amazing medical facility. With the help of our generous patrons, franchisees and employees, we are able to make a huge impact on the lives of children and their families in this region.”
Since 2000, Farmer Boys has donated $540,657 to Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital. Donations collected over the past 15 years have been used to purchase heart monitors for the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit, vein viewers for the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and fund the hospital’s annual Children’s Day celebration.