The Wallstreet Journal
Donate $1, $5 or $10 directly from your check
DALLAS, July 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
WHAT: Throughout the month of July, Texas de Brazil's 24 domestic locations will provide guests the opportunity to donate $1, $5, or $10 directly from their check to support St. Jude Children's Research Hospital(R) in its life saving mission of finding cures and saving children from
cancer and other deadly diseases. Thanks to fundraisers like this, no family ever receives a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing or food. Texas de Brazil will join guests in making a contribution and match donations up to $15,000!
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Facts:
-- St. Jude is the global leader in finding cures and saving children from cancer and other deadly diseases.
-- The daily operating cost for St. Jude is $1.8 million, which is primarily covered by donations from everyday people.
-- St. Jude freely shares its discoveries and every child saved at St. Jude means doctors and scientists can use that knowledge to save thousands more children around the world.
-- St. Jude has increased its survival rates for acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) from 4 percent before it opened in 1962 to 94 percent today Texas de Brazil's menu includes a 50-item gourmet salad area and 16 sizzling cuts of beef, lamb, pork, chicken and Brazilian sausage, all carved tableside in true Brazilian Churrascaria fashion. Diners can complete their Brazilian Steakhouse experience with a decadent dessert, after dinner drink, or steaming espresso. Texas de Brazil also features an extravagant wine list, and signature cocktails.
WHEN: July 1-31, 2013
COST: No purchase required to donate. When dining at Texas de Brazil, prices vary by location. Call your local Texas de Brazil for more information.