ADVISORY, Aug. 31, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
The Habit Burger Grill (Nasdaq:HABT) has teamed up with No Kid Hungry to help kids across America who struggle with hunger.
To kick off the month long fundraising campaign, Russell W. Bendel, Chief Executive Officer of Habit Restaurants, Inc. and Tom Nelson, President of Share Our Strength, which operates the No Kid Hungry campaign, will ring the opening bell.
The Habit hopes to raise more than $200,000 to provide more than 2 million meals to kids in need. One in five kids in the U.S. struggle with hunger. Habit Burger Grill guests who donate $2 or more to No Kid Hungry will receive a certificate good for a free charburger with cheese, to be redeemed on a return visit.
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About The Habit Restaurants, Inc.
The Habit Burger Grill is a fast casual restaurant concept that specializes in preparing fresh, made-to-order char-grilled burgers and sandwiches featuring USDA choice tri-tip steak, grilled chicken and sushi-grade albacore tuna cooked over an open flame. The first Habit opened in Santa Barbara, California in 1969. The Habit has since grown to over 152 restaurants in 15 markets throughout California, Arizona, Utah, New Jersey, Florida, Idaho, Virginia, Nevada, Washington and Maryland.
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