Garrett Popcorn Shops® supports Feed The Children

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Jul 092013

Feed The Children

Together we can make a difference and that’s exactly what the family at Garrett Popcorn Shops® and the team at American Airlines just accomplished last week. Garrett Popcorn in partnership with American Airlines, donated 100% of profits from on-board purchases made from June 5 – June 30. Thanks to the support of our customers, Garrett Popcorn Shops® will donate $25,000 to Feed the Children, headquartered near Oklahoma City, to support the families affected by the storms. Additionally, Garrett Popcorn gave 5,000 bags of The Chicago Mix to Feed the Children that were distributed throughout the communities to treat the families both in body and spirit.

“The recent Oklahoma tornadoes were incredibly personal to the team at Feed The Children, and we are committed to the long-term recovery efforts for all of those affected,” said Erin Engelke, VP of PR and Communications for Feed The Children. “We are extremely grateful to Garrett Popcorn Shops for their support of our work and for their generous donation, which will ultimately ensure our mission is fulfilled.”

“Garrett Popcorn Shops® is committed to making a difference in the community. It is our hope that The Chicago Mix will brighten their day and their spirits. It is wonderful to partner with organizations like Feed The Children and companies like American Airlines to help provide some relief.” Megan Chody, Community Relations Director for Garrett Popcorn Shops.

Garrett Popcorn Shops® supports A Silver Lining Foundation

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Nov 072012

Breast Cancer Awareness Thanks to the overwhelming generosity of our customers, Garrett Popcorn Shops® was able to support A Silver Lining Foundation with a donation of $12,000. These funds will directly help over 90 women receive access to the mammograms and diagnostic testing that are critical in the detection and treatment breast cancer. Thank you again for joining the fight!

Megan Chody will present the check on behalf of Garrett Popcorn Shops® at our 27 West Jackson location on Thursday, November 8 at 2:30pm.

Live with Dr. Sandy & Garrett Popcorn Shops®

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Oct 192011

Live with Dr. Sandy

Live with Dr. Sandy!

Tune in this Thursday between 2 – 4 p.m. for Live with Dr. Sandy, a call-in program that answers viewer’s medical questions and concerns in an non-traditional, informative way. It’s hosted by Dr. Sandy Goldberg, Founder and Chairman of A Silver Lining Foundation — an organization that provides mammograms to under-served women in the Chicago community.

On this show, Garrett Popcorn Shops® representative Megan Chody will be there to discuss fundraising efforts around the Garrett Signature Pink tin campaign, and why the cause is so important to the company and our customers.

If you have questions about breast cancer or local outreach efforts, you can tweet @ASLF2002, email or call (312) 564-7375 during the show and your questions will be answered live.

Besides Garrett Popcorn Shops®, expect to hear from Andrew Hayes from Fifth Third Bank and Sara Haydar from the Chicago Wolves.