This marks On The Border’s first nationwide fundraiser that gives back to our military, veterans, first responders, and their families.
Dallas, TX (RestaurantNews.com) On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina, the world’s largest Mexican casual dining brand, is giving back 10 percent of sales nationwide to non-profit, Carry The Load on Thursday, September 21. The giveback is applicable to customers who dine in from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and mention Carry The Load upon purchase at participating restaurants. Carry The Load provides active ways to connect Americans to the sacrifices made daily by our military, veterans, first responders, and their families. Since 2011, the organization has worked to honor service members and raise funds to help heal their minds, bodies, and souls.
“On The Border is passionate about giving back in our communities and recognizes the need to support service members who keep our country and communities safe,” says Evelina Rojas, vice president of human resources at On The Border. “Partnering with an organization like Carry The Load gives us the national reach we’re looking for to offer our guests at all our restaurants across the U.S. a way to enjoy a delicious meal while supporting our military, veterans, first responders, and their families.”
On The Border sees the importance of helping their communities by supporting a variety of national and local non-profit organizations. Powered by Force4Good, On The Border’s efforts to partner with and fundraise for organizations that make a positive impact in food security, education, the arts, and more, shows dedication toward strengthening communities in need.
“We are thankful for the generosity of On The Border in supporting our warriors and their families,” says Debbie Wright, executive director at Carry The Load. “Their values of strengthening communities align perfectly with Carry The Load’s mission that encourages Americans to support, remember, honor, and celebrate our heroes. We appreciate On The Border’s support in furthering our national efforts toward recognizing and aiding our service members and veterans.”
About On the Border
Founded in 1982, On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina is the world’s largest Mexican casual dining brand. Known for its award-winning margaritas, house-made salsa, and sizzling mesquite-grilled fajitas, On The Border is a fan-favorite destination for authentic, contemporary Mexican food and vibrant good times. With 134 restaurants in the U.S. and internationally, there’s always a fiesta waiting at On The Border. For more information, visit ontheborder.com and follow on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
About Carry The Load
Carry The Load is a 501(c)3 nonprofit founded in 2011 by veteran U.S. Navy SEALs Clint Bruce and Stephen Holley. Carry The Load’s mission is to provide active ways to honor and remember the sacrifices made by our military, veterans, first responders and their families. For more, visit www.carrytheload.org or news.carrytheload.org. Connect on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube and tune in to The Carry The Load Podcast.
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