BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Brio — the upscale chain Italian restaurant at Boca Center — is preparing for a day of good food benefiting a good cause.
Reflecting its continuing dedication to supporting local charities, BRIO Tuscan Grille at The Shops at Boca Center is hosting its “Make a Difference Monday” fundraiser on Monday, Sept. 16 for the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA), Florida Chapter. On that day, BRIO will donate 20 percent of all food sales to the organization that serves as the only national nonprofit voluntary health organization dedicated to the fight against Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.
“Make a Difference Monday” does not include beverages or gift cards. BRIO at The Shops at Boca Center’s hours on Sept. 16th are 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
“Giving back to the community is a strong priority for us at BRIO,” said Dan Orris, general manager of BRIO at The Shops at Boca Center. “We’re happy to support the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America while providing delicious cuisine, exceptional service and a relaxing Tuscan atmosphere.”
The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America is the largest nonprofit organization in the United States whose mission is to cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, and to improve the quality of life of children and adults affected by these diseases. Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis affects more than 1.4 million Americans each year (94,000 in Florida) and is on the rise in children and teens. For more information, visit www.ccfa.org or call (561) 218–2929.