Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group to Support Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts
Source: Nasdaq GlobeNewswire / 30 Aug 2017 17:38:17 Eastern Standard Time
NEW YORK, Aug. 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Texas-based Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DFRG) will aid the victims of Hurricane Harvey with a goal to exceed $1,000,000 for Houston-area food banks. From Thursday, August 31 through Monday, September 4, 20 percent of sales at all 53 Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House, Del Frisco’s Grille and Sullivan’s Steakhouse restaurants nationwide will be donated to support the Houston community.
DFRG Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts
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Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group aims to donate more than $1 Million with the help of loyal guests. Diners can visit any Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group location across the country to give back to those impacted by Hurricane Harvey.
“We are deeply saddened to see the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey,” said Norman J. Abdallah, CEO of Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group. "As a Texas based company, this storm has impacted many of our friends, family, team members, and guests and our thoughts are with all those impacted. It is our honor to engage our restaurants across the country to raise much needed money to support the Houston area food banks that are feeding those in need.”
While all of the company’s Houston-area restaurants that closed during the storm to ensure the safety of guests and employees will be open tomorrow, Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group is providing payment to all Houston-area employees that were unable to work this week. Internal efforts are also underway through DFRG FEED Employee Support Fund, in which DFRG employees can make donations to support fellow employees affected by Hurricane Harvey and all employee donations will be matched 100 percent by Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group.
About Del Frisco's Restaurant Group
Based in Southlake, Texas, near Dallas, Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. is a collection of 53 restaurants across 23 states and Washington, D.C., including Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak House, Sullivan's Steakhouse, and Del Frisco's Grille. Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak House serves up flawless cuisine that's bold and delicious, an extensive award-winning wine list and a level of service that reminds guests that they're the boss. Sullivan's Steakhouse is a great neighborhood place for a big night out on the town - with outstanding food, hand-shaken martinis, an award winning wine list, and live entertainment all under one roof. Del Frisco's Grille is modern, inviting, stylish and fun, taking the classic bar and grill to new heights, and drawing inspiration from bold flavors and market-fresh ingredients.
For further information about our restaurants, to make reservations, or to purchase gift cards, please visit: www.DelFriscos.com, www.SullivansSteakhouse.com, and www.DelFriscosGrille.com. For more information about Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc., please visit www.DFRG.com.
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