The GoFundMe plan would assist well being employees and eating places in Greensboro, says DGI | Native information
GREENSBORO – Downtown Greensboro Inc. aims to feed frontline workers at Cone Health while supporting downtown restaurants.
DGI announced Tuesday that it had set up a GoFundMe page to raise $ 54,000 for 100 meals a day for 30 days, including a 20 percent tip to participating restaurants, the business development agency said in a press release.
“While our downtown restaurants are struggling, this is just a small thing we can do to support them and support our neighbors at the same time,” said Zack Matheny, CEO and President of DGI, in the press release.
Donations to the GoFundMe campaign will provide individually wrapped meals for $ 15 per person.
So far, the following downtown restaurants have pledged their support in providing meals: 1618 Downtown, A Sweet Success! Bakery, Baked, Blue Denim, Cheesecakes By Alex, Chez Genèse, Cincy’s, Deep Roots Market, Ghassan’s, Heavenly Buffaloes, Jerusalem Market, Liberty Oak, Machete, Mellow Mushroom and SMOHK’D. All donated funds will be deposited into and paid out by the DGI Foundation Fund account, DGI said in the press release.
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