INGLEWOOD, CA (02/25/2021) Partnering with Denny’s, U.S.VETS — Inglewood will serve hundreds of hot meals to homeless and at-risk veterans affected by the COVID–19 pandemic via the Mobile Relief Diner. The Mobile Relief Diner, which arrives to U.S.VETS — Inglewood on Friday, February 16th and starts serving at 11:00 AM, is a fully functional diner on wheels designed by Denny’s to serve free meals to those in need. Friday’s visit will mark the second time the Denny’s Mobile Relief Diner has provided meals to veterans at U.S.VETS — Inglewood. Last November, in honor of Veterans Day, the Denny’s Mobile Relief Diner served breakfast and lunch to hundreds of veterans and their families.
In recognition of the joint effort supporting veterans, Assemblywoman Autumn Burke’s office will be presenting Denny’s and U.S.VETS — Inglewood with a certificate of appreciation starting at 11:00 AM. Inglewood Mayor James T. Butts will in attendance and will volunteer to help distribute meals to veterans.
“Veterans have made the ultimate sacrifice; they served our country with honor and dignity. Our veterans and their families are deeply affected by difficulties brought on by the pandemic. We are here to serve those who served us by assisting with housing, food, employment, and comprehensive support,” said Larry Williams, Interim Executive Director for U.S.VETS — Inglewood. “We are grateful for our collaboration with Denny’s because it is an example of a community alliance needed to assist veterans and their families during this time of need.”
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As the nation’s largest veteran services nonprofit, U.S.VETS provides housing, counseling, career services and comprehensive support to thousands of veterans and their families, each day. Founded more than 27 years ago, U.S.VETS now has 31 residential sites and services centers across the country, and new housing projects in development. With the goal of ending veteran homelessness, U.S.VETS prevention programs focus on jobs and mental health for at-risk veterans. We will continue in our mission until no man or woman who served our country is left sleeping on its streets. Learn more at www.usvets.org, or on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.
About DENNY’S CORP.
Denny’s Corporation is the franchisor and operator of one of America’s largest franchised full-service restaurant chains, based on the number of restaurants. Denny’s has approximately 1,700 franchised, licensed, and company restaurants around the world including 147 restaurants in Canada, Puerto Rico, Mexico, the Philippines, New Zealand, Honduras, the United Arab Emirates, Costa Rica, Guam, Guatemala, the United Kingdom, El Salvador, Indonesia, and Aruba. For further information on Denny’s, including news releases, please visit the Denny’s website at www.dennys.com or the brand’s social channel via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, LinkedIn or YouTube.