Press release from Aunt Millie’s Bakeries:
Aunt’s Day is March 8th.
Each year to honor aunts, Aunt Millie’s Bread makes a donation to a children’s charity.
This year’s recipient is Shriners Hospitals for Children.
Loaves of bread will be marked with a purple sticker announcing the donation. To see all of Aunt Millie’s breads, visit www.AuntMillies.com.
About Shriners Hospitals for Children
Shriners Hospitals for Children is an international health care system dedicated to improving the lives of children by providing pediatric specialty care, innovative research and outstanding teaching programs for medical professionals. Shriners Hospitals for Children provides all care and services without financial obligation to patients or their families. Visit www.ShrinersHospitals.org for information.
What is Shriners International’s connection to Shriners Hospitals for Children?
Shriners International founded and continues to support Shriners Hospitals for Children as its official philanthropy. The Shriners are active supporters of the health care system – thousands volunteer as drivers, transporting patients to and from the hospitals for care, and many others visit and entertain patients. Shriners also serve as tour guides and volunteer in various departments at the hospitals. Many temples (chapters) organize fundraisers to benefit Shriners Hospitals for Children, and Shriners voluntarily serve on the local and international boards for the hospitals and health care system.
How is Shriners Hospitals for Children funded?
As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, Shriners Hospitals for Children relies on the generous donations of Shriners and the general public to carry out its mission and improve the lives of children every day.
About Aunt Millie’s Bakeries
Aunt Millie’s Bakeries is a family-owned company headquartered in Fort Wayne, Indiana since 1901. The company produces Aunt Millie’s bread and bakery products and other brands, which are distributed throughout the Midwest.