Posted:Feb 27 2017 10:51PM EST
Updated:Feb 28 2017 08:28AM EST
Charity opens Bradenton Dairy Queen
For those who crave ice cream, a grill in Bradenton is portion it adult guilt-free — arrange of. All of a increase from a newly non-stop Dairy Queen are going to charity.
BRADENTON (FOX 13) – For those who crave ice cream, a grill in Bradenton is portion it adult guilt-free — arrange of. All of a increase from a newly non-stop Dairy Queen are going to charity.
A non-profit called Lakeview Associated Enterprises bought a franchise, that non-stop Feb 20, during 8307 State Road 64 in East Bradenton.
The classification works with families to yield child protecting services, obsession and mental health diagnosis and practice assistance for those with earthy or mental disabilities.
“When we accommodate some of these people, we realize, gosh, I’ve never been challenged in that way,” pronounced Tra Williams, a arch handling officer for Lakeview Associated Enterprises.
Williams pronounced a classification satisfied a few years ago that tiny fundraisers were not adequate to assistance them continue their goal of service, so they bought a Dairy Queen sequence grill in Riverview in Apr of 2015.
The classification has given expanded, purchasing a Dairy Queen in Pasco County, and many recently, in Bradenton.
“Times being what they are and a economy being what it is, disharmony in Tallahassee and Washington DC, done us feel like it was advantageous for us to find an choice process of funding,” pronounced Williams,”so to be means to make a possess income relieves a coherence on sovereign and state appropriation and allows us to continue a mission.”
With a difference of profitable employees, all of a increase from a grill go to a Pensacola-based charity, that also provides assistance to families in a Tampa Bay area.
The classification hopes to work 12 Dairy Queen restaurants opposite Tampa Bay within a subsequent 3 years.
LINK: For some-more information about a Lakeview Associated Enterprises, revisit www.elakeviewcenter.org