Sullivan’s Steakhouse Raises $125,000 for the National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc.Â®
SOUTHLAKE, Texas, Dec. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Mark S. Mednansky, CEO of Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group, is pleased to announce that Sullivan’s Steakhouse has raised $125,000 for the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF). Throughout the month of October, Sullivan’s featured its “Pink Menu”, a three-course prix fixe selection for $39.95. Five dollars was donated to NBCF every time someone ordered the Pink Menu. This is the third consecutive year that Sullivan’s has supported breast cancer research.
“We’re ecstatic to have had such success in raising funds for the National Breast Cancer Foundation this year,” said Mark S. Mednansky, CEO of the Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group. “Community involvement is very important to us and breast cancer research is such an important cause. It’s gratifying to support such a vital organization.”
The Pink Menu featured Sullivan’s favorites such as the iceberg wedge salad, filet mignon, Cajun dusted salmon fillet with truffle-red pepper chili butter, horseradish mashed potatoes and bananas foster bread pudding. Guests also had the option to choose from two featured wines, Chandon Rose Brut or Terrazas de los Andes Malbec. One dollar from each glass, and five dollars from each bottle, was also donated to NBCF.
The National Breast Cancer Foundation is dedicated to saving lives of men and women affected by breast cancer by promoting early detection education, providing free mammograms and support services to those in need and supporting research programs nationally. Sullivan’s will continue to accept donations to the National Breast Cancer Foundation in their restaurants and on a special fundraising website: http://tinyurl.com/666brql.
“Sullivan’s Steakhouse and Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group have managed to bring together their communities in support of the NBCF in a most inspiring way,” said Janelle Hail, CEO and founder of the National Breast Cancer Foundation. “It is truly amazing to add this donation to our foundation’s funds to further support awareness of breast cancer around the globe. We know this will make a great impact on our organization.”
Sullivan’s Steakhouse and its sister restaurant, Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House, both establish strong roots in each city they call home, and have always valued being an active part of the community and an eager supporter of local charities. Sullivan’s has been a strong supporter of breast cancer research and prevention and over the past three years has donated $395,000 to breast cancer organizations.
For information about the National Breast Cancer Foundation, please visit www.nbcf.org.
About the National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc.Ã‚®
Recognized as one of the leading breast cancer organizations in the world, the National Breast Cancer Foundation’s (NBCF) mission is to save lives through early detection and to provide mammograms for those in need. NBCF provides women help for today and hope for tomorrow through its National Mammography Program, Beyond The ShockÃ‚®, Early Detection Plan, MyNBCF online support community, and breast cancer research programs.
About Sullivan’s Steakhouse
Sullivan’s Steakhouse, founded in 1996, is a gem of a neighborhood restaurant. Known for its cuts of steak, Sullivan’s is equally well-known for its fresh seafood, delectable side dishes, mouth-watering desserts and award-winning wine list. With a vibe that evokes Prohibition-era America, Sullivan’s is a top venue for a complete night out on the town – with food, drinks, and entertainment under one roof. Each Sullivan’s features live jazz in the bar area nightly, delicious artisan cocktails, and exceptional wine and food.
Sullivan’s Steakhouse is the sister restaurant to the renowned Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse – born in New Orleans and raised in Dallas – both owned by Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group of Southlake, Texas. There are 20 Sullivan’s Steakhouses across the country, creating a seamless dining experience for savvy business travelers who regularly entertain away from home. Sullivan’s retains its Southern roots, offering true Southern hospitality at each and every location.
SOURCE Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group