News Release

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Contact: Sharon Cindrich (757) 668-7028

Dunkin' Donuts brews up support for CHKD

December coffee fundraiser helps the kids

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. -- Dunkin’ Donuts is brewing up support for Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters through coffee sales this December at  Dunkin’ Donuts locations in Hampton Roads, Williamsburg and the Outer Banks. Throughout December, participating Dunkin’ Donuts will donate 10 cents from every large coffee and 20 cents from every extra-large coffee purchased to CHKD.  Additionally, patrons can show support with the purchase of a Dunkin’ Donut coffee cup icon for $1, which includes a coupon for each customer. This is the fourth year Dunkin’ Donuts has partnered with CHKD to support the hospital, which provides pediatric healthcare in a region of more than 450,000 children.

About Dunkin' Donuts

Founded in 1950, Dunkin' Donuts is America's favorite all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods. Dunkin' Donuts is a market leader in the hot regular/decaf/flavored coffee, iced coffee, donut, bagel and muffin categories. Dunkin' Donuts has earned the No. 1 ranking for customer loyalty in the coffee category by Brand Keys for seven years running. The company has nearly 10,800 restaurants in 31 countries worldwide. For the full-year 2012, Dunkin' Donuts' restaurants had global franchisee-reported sales of approximately $6.9 billion. Based in Canton, Mass., Dunkin' Donuts is part of the Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: DNKN) family of companies. For more information, visit  



About CHKD

CHKD is Virginia’s only freestanding children’s hospital and serves the medical and surgical needs of children throughout greater Hampton Roads, the Eastern Shore of Virginia and northeastern North Carolina. The CHKD Health System operates primary care pediatric practices, surgical practices, multi-service Health Centers and satellite offices throughout its service region. For more information, visit