BUSINESS BRIEF: Ninety Nine Restaurant Raises Over $900,000 For Jimmy Fund, Boys & Girls Clubs And Other Non-Profits

Below is a press release from the Ninety Nine Restaurant & Pub, which has a location in Wilmington at 144 Lowell Street:

WOBURN, MA — Ninety Nine Restaurant & Pub recently announced that over $900,000 was raised over the past year for the Pine Street Inn, Boys & Girls Clubs, Folded Flag Foundation and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute & Jimmy Fund. Donations were raised through business partnerships, by guests both in-restaurant and online and by Ninety Nine team members at all Ninety Nine locations.

“This year continued the remarkable fundraising efforts by the Ninety Nine team and our amazing guests for these deserving organizations. We appreciate the support and generosity of our guests as we always focus on giving back within our communities. These strategic partnerships are a priority for the Ninety Nine brand, and we are blessed to be able to assist them as they make a difference as they fulfill their mission,” says Ninety Nine CEO, W. Craig Barber.

On September 13th, Fenway Park hosted Ninety Nine Night to celebrate the money raised by bringing together representatives from the Pine Street Inn, Folded Flag Foundation, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Boys & Girls Clubs to accept check donations.

Also, on Ninety Nine Night, recognition was given to Canton, Massachusetts General Manager, Dave Bergeron, whose restaurant raised the most funds during the Pine Street Inn fundraiser with $10,330; Attleboro, Massachusetts General Manager, Lisa Tanguay, whose restaurant raised the most funds during the Folded Flag Foundation fundraiser with $7,470; Wareham, Massachusetts General Manager, Liz Domingos, whose restaurant raised the most funds during the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Jimmy Fund fundraiser with $7,000; and North Conway, New Hampshire General Manager, Avi Deiter, whose restaurant raised the most funds last year during the Boys & Girls Clubs fundraiser with $20,380.

This year marks the 42nd year of fundraising for Pine Street Inn with over $111,000. 2022 also marks the first year supporting the Folded Flag Foundation raising over $174,000, the 17th year supporting Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Jimmy Fund raising over $334,000 and the 25th year supporting Boys and Girls Clubs which will kick off its annual fundraiser beginning October 1st – October 31st (and raised over $282,000 last October.)

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