Dutch Bros Phoenix and the Dutch Bros Foundation donate $78,000 to Phoenix Children’s Hospital
By Claire Natale -
Wednesday Apr 14, 2021
PHOENIX (Apr. 14, 2021) – Dutch Bros Phoenix partnered with customers to raise $78,000 for Phoenix Children’s Hospital. $1 from every drink sold on Tuesday, April 6, plus an additional contribution from the Dutch Bros Foundation, was donated to Phoenix Children’s Hope Fund.
Phoenix Children’s Hope Fund is a critical source of funding for the areas of greatest need at Phoenix Children’s. Resources from the Hope Fund help Phoenix Children’s respond to advances in technology, clinical trials and medical breakthroughs that directly impact a patient’s recovery.
“Every year, our amazing community steps up to help us support Phoenix Children’s Hospital,” said Josh Hayes of Dutch Bros Phoenix. “We’re so incredibly thankful to be a small part in giving children and families hope.”
The Dutch Bros Foundation is dedicated to building deeper connections through engagement in the communities they serve. Through the foundation, Dutch Bros donates several million dollars to its local communities and nonprofit organizations.
“Phoenix Children’s Hospital radiates love and light through the life-saving work they do every day,” said Dutch Bros VP of Philanthropy, Katie Hutchinson. “We’re honored to support their mission and are truly amazed to see how big our customers showed up for their community.
“The outpouring of community support for the Dutch Bros Day of Giving was astounding,” said Steve Schnall, senior vice president and chief development officer at Phoenix Children’s Hospital Foundation. “This was a record breaking Day of Giving for Dutch Bros and the money donated will impact so many patients and help with critical services that Phoenix Children’s provides. We are grateful for our partnership with Dutch Bros.”
About Dutch Bros
Dutch Bros Coffee is a drive-thru coffee company dedicated to making a massive difference one cup at a time. Headquartered in Grants Pass, Oregon, where it was founded in 1992 by Dane and Travis Boersma, it’s now sharing the “Dutch Luv” with more than 400 locations in 11 states. Dutch Bros serves specialty coffee, smoothies, freezes, teas, a private-label Dutch Bros Blue Rebel energy drink and nitrogen-infused cold brew coffee. Its rich, proprietary coffee blend is handcrafted from start to finish.
In addition to its mission of speed, quality and service, Dutch Bros is committed to giving back to the communities it serves. Through its Dutch Bros Foundation and local franchisees, the company donates several million dollars to causes across the country each year.
To learn more about Dutch Bros, visit www.dutchbros.com and follow Dutch Bros Coffee on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, & TikTok and download the Dutch Bros app to earn points and score rewards!
About Phoenix Children’s
Phoenix Children’s is one of the Nation’s largest pediatric health systems. It comprises Phoenix Children’s Hospital–Main Campus, Phoenix Children’s Hospital–East Valley at Dignity Health Mercy Gilbert Medical Center, four pediatric specialty and urgent care centers, 11 community pediatric practices, 20 outpatient clinics, two ambulatory surgery centers and six community-service-related outpatient clinics throughout the state of Arizona. The system has provided world-class inpatient, outpatient, trauma, emergency and urgent care to children and families for more than 35 years. Phoenix Children’s Care Network includes more than 850 pediatric primary care providers and specialists who deliver care across more than 75 subspecialties.