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Pig Out to Root Out Hunger 2019

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Dine out to support your neighbors in need!

Pig Out is a neighborhood fundraising event for the PNA’s Hot Meal Program, which serves more than 19,500 free meals a year to those in need.  The program serves a balanced, nutritious meal three times a week–two dinners and a lunch–to low-income, unhoused, disabled, and elderly community members.

All you have to do is eat and drink out! Restaurants, pubs, and cafes in Phinney/Greenwood will donate a portion of your bill to the program.

Bring your friends, family and a healthy appetite to businesses marked with “Pig Out Participant” signs on Wednesday, September 25.

Breakfast, lunch, coffee break, happy hour, dinner and dessert! There’s a place for ’em all… you can “pig out” all day! 

Participating Businesses:

74th Street Ale House | 7401 Greenwood Ave N
A La Mode Pies | 5821 Phinney Ave N
Caffe Vita | 7402 Greenwood Ave N
Celine Patisserie | 6801 Greenwood Ave N
Chaco Canyon Organic Cafe | 8404 Greenwood Ave N
El Chupacabra | 6711 Greenwood Ave N
Flying Bike Cooperative Brewery | 8570 Greenwood Ave N
Fresh Flours | 6015 Phinney Ave N
Gainsbourg | 8550 Greenwood Ave N
Herkimer Coffee | 7320 Greenwood Ave N
Luso Wine & Food | 8218 Greenwood Ave N
The Olive & Grape | 8516 Greenwood Avenue N
Opus Co. | 7410 Greenwood Ave N

The Park Public House | 6114 Phinney Ave N
Prost! | 7311 Greenwood Ave N
Razzis Pizzeria | 8523 Greenwood Ave N
Red Mill Burgers | 312 N 67th St
Ridge Pizza | 7212 Greenwood Ave N
Teachers Lounge | 8505 Greenwood Ave N
Thaiku | 6705 Greenwood Ave N
Valhalla Sandwiches | 8202 Greenwood Ave N
Windy City Pie | 5918 Phinney Ave N
Wing Dome | 7818 Greenwood Ave N
Yanni’s Greek Restaraunt | 7419 Greenwood Ave N
The Yard | 8313 Greenwood Ave N

 

Meet George & Dana

older Caucasian couple standing next to each other in blue coats Long-time diners, George and his wife Dana, have been coming to the Hot Meal Program every Monday for a few years to help offset their food costs. They have both suffered from a variety of major medical issues that have made it difficult to impossible to find employment.

Last year, George began volunteering at the program by helping to prepare food, set up tables, talk with fellow diners and bring a kind spirit to the meal.

Dana continues to come to the meal every week to eat and socialize. She is usually quite introverted and finds it difficult to leave her home. Her husband says, “If it wasn’t for the Hot Meal Program, she wouldn’t get out of the house.”

And Dana remarks, “I really appreciate the meal given by the Phinney Neighborhood Association because it helps me get by. But what I believe is even more important is the opportunity to socialize with other people who live in the neighborhood.”

Dana and George have found their place in the PNA Hot Meal Program and we are humbled to be part of their generous lives.

 

 

Learn more about, volunteer at, or donate to the Hot Meal Program

Businesses:

Interested in participating? Learn more and sign up!

 

Details

Date:
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
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Organizer

PNA Business Group
Phone:
206.783.2244
Email:
biz@phinneycenter.org
Website:
https://www.phinneycenter.org/business