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Linda Roth Associates, Inc.
Bar Dupont Offers “A Good Reason to Drink”
27 Special Event to Benefit Food & Friends
WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 11, 2016)—For its second monthly benefit event “A
Good Reason to Drink,” Bar Dupont (1500
New Hampshire Avenue NW; 202.797.0169) will raise funds for Food & Friends, a D.C. based
non-profit on a mission to provide medically-specialized meals and nutrition
counseling to people living with life-challenging illnesses.
On Wednesday, July 27, beginning at 11:00
a.m. the neighborhood restaurant in Dupont Circle will donate 15% of its
proceeds from the day’s sales to support Food & Friends. In addition, a
special extended happy hour will take place from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. that
day, featuring live music from DJ Cuzzin
B, food and drink specials, and a chance to learn more about Food &
Friends’ work in the community.
Hour specials at Bar Dupont include $5 drafts, select wines for $6 per glass,
and $7 specialty cocktails including cool and fizzy Moscow Mules and refreshing Deconstructed
Grapefruits with Lemongrass Vodka, St. Germain, and San Pelligrino Limonata.
Happy Hour food specials are $5 and include savory, herbal Lamb Meatballs, spicy grilled Shishito
Peppers, crisp roasted Brussels
Sprouts and the bar’s famous Dupont
more information about this or future “A Good Reason to Drink” events, please
contact Alysa Turner at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Bar Dupont
Located at 1500 New Hampshire Avenue, Bar Dupont at The Dupont Circle
Hotel is open Monday through Friday 11:00am to close and Saturday through
Sunday 10:30am to close. For more information, visit https://www.doylecollection.com/hotels/the-dupont-circle-hotel/dining.
About Food & Friends
Food & Friends is a
Washington, DC, based nonprofit organization that provides home-delivered,
specialized meals and nutrition counseling to people living with HIV/AIDS,
cancer and other life-challenging illnesses. Food & Friends’ services are
free-of-charge to recipients, who qualify solely based on their health status
and nutritional need. Monday-Saturday, including holidays, staff and volunteers
deliver to more than 5,300 square miles including the District of Columbia,
seven counties in Maryland, and seven counties and six independent cities in
Virginia. Since 1988, Food & Friends has delivered more than 19 million
meals to nearly 29,000 individuals. For more information, please visit www.foodandfriends.org,
Facebook (/foodandfriends), Twitter (@foodandfriends) or Instagram
About Cuzzin B
With over 20 years of experience
as a DJ, Cuzzin B is about as versatile as it gets in the industry. He's based
in the Washington DC area while frequently performing throughout the United
States and abroad including hot spots like Toronto, London and Paris.
His extensive musical knowledge
is showcased through various parties, mix tapes and corporate events, packing
dance floors and personal playlists around the world. In 2006, Cuzzin B along
with Grammy Award winning producer, 9th Wonder founded the True School
Corporation, a group of young professionals and DJs brought together to
highlight the 'golden age' (1980- 2000) of music and culture through parties
and community service. He also founded Point Blank DJ's in 2001 with college
classmate and fellow DJ, Jay*Clipp.