PRLog - Jan. 25, 2013 - EAST NORTHPORT, N.Y. -- Jake’s Wayback Burgers, with 62 locations, today announces that its East Northport, New York and East Meadow, New York locations will host a ‘Dine in for Diabetes’ fundraiser on Sunday, January 27 from 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m., in which 10% of the proceeds will be donated to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Long Island Chapter.
During the month of January, Jake’s Wayback Burgers is hosting a JDRF Sneaker Sale, in which the East Northport, NY and East Meadow, NY location, combined, sold over $800 dollars’ worth of sneakers at $1 apiece, thus far. The Sneaker Sale ends the first week of February and Jake’s Wayback Burgers will welcome the Long Island Chapter to its restaurants for a check presentation. Proceeds from the Sneaker Sale benefit JDRF.
“Giving back to the community is very important to us,” said Howard Zeller, Franchisee Owner, Jake’s Wayback Burgers. “We are dedicated to our customers and enjoyed building the relationship with the member of the JDRF to help support the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.”
As part of Jake’s Wayback Burgers community outreach and its commitment to the community, Jake’s Wayback Burgers is honored to support community efforts which maximize every opportunity to improve and enhance local children and families.
In addition, for the month of January, Jake’s Wayback Burgers is offering the Cheeeesy Burger and the Café Mocha Milkshake as the Burger & Milkshake of the Month (BOM & MOM). The Cheeeesy Burger is a hearty mouth-watering double patty burger stacked with 4 layers of American cheese, served on a grilled buttered bun. The Cheeeesy Burger is deliciously paired with the Café Mocha Milkshake of the Month, which was chosen by Jake’s Wayback Burgers Facebook fans in November 2012.
Jake’s Wayback Burgers serves the best burgers under the bun, hand-pattied from 100% fresh, never frozen ground beef and cooked to order. The restaurant offers rich, thick milkshakes made the old-fashioned way by hand, using only fresh milk and hand-dipped ice cream. Jake’s Wayback Burgers offers menu items such as, grilled and crispy chicken sandwiches, veggie burgers, turkey burgers, salads and house-made chips, as well as the famous Burger and Shake of the Month.
For more information about donating to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, visit www.jdrf.org and for more information about Jake’s Wayback Burgers, visit www.waybackburgers.com or at www.facebook.com/
About Jake’s Wayback Burgers
Founded in 1991 in Newark, DE, Jake’s Wayback Burgers is a fast-casual restaurant chain with a reputation for fresh burgers and thick, hand-dipped milkshakes. Jake’s Wayback Burgers is about serving delicious and fresh, hand-made burgers and hand-dipped milkshakes amidst an atmosphere that hearkens back to a simpler place and time – a time when “customer service” meant something, and everyone felt the warmth of the community. Jake’s Wayback Burgers has locations nationwide and is continuously expanding franchises.
About The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
JDRF is the worldwide leader in funding research to find better treatments and a cure for type 1 diabetes, an autoimmune disease that strikes children and adults suddenly and lasts a lifetime. It sets the global agenda for type 1 diabetes research, and is the largest charitable funder of and advocate for diabetes science worldwide. To date, JDRF has funded more than $1.5 billion in diabetes research, including nearly $107 million in fiscal year 2010.