The Dickey Foundation Grant to the Napa Fire Department
Dallas, Texas, November 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – On Monday, November 22 at 11:30 a.m. at Napa Fire Department Station 2 (1501 Park Ave., Napa, CA), the Dickey Foundation will showcase 13 sets of essential firefighting equipment of forest at the Napa Fire Department.
The Dickey Foundation, the nonprofit arm of Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, provides grants to provide first responders with the essential protective gear and safety equipment they need to make their jobs easier and, more importantly, safer.
âThe Dickey Foundation’s goal is to give back to the first responders and firefighters who put their lives at risk every day while serving our communities,â said Laura Rea Dickey, CEO of Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. âWe are delighted that the Dickey owner / Operators Rene and Gwen Bassett helped orchestrate this grant, all to ensure these brave firefighters have the proper equipment to effectively and safely assist the community where they live and work.
The donation is valued at over $ 7,500 and the Dickey Foundation is proud to be able to support local first responders by providing them with critical fire protection equipment.
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About Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc.
Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc., the world’s largest barbecue concept, was founded in 1941 by Travis Dickey. Over the past 80 years, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit has served millions of legitimate guests. Texas. Barbecue. â¢ At Dickey’s, all of our grilled meats are smoked on site in a walnut pit. Dickey’s takes pride in believing that there is no shortcut to a real barbecue and that’s why they never say barbecue. The Dallas-based family barbecue franchise offers several slow-smoked meats and healthy sides with “No BS (Bad Stuff)” included. The fast-casual concept has spread around the world with international locations in the United Arab Emirates and Japan. Dickey’s Restaurant brands have over 550 locations nationwide. In 2016, Dickey’s won No. 1 on Fast Casual’s “100 Best Movers and Shakers” list, was named one of the Entrepreneur’s Top 500 Franchises in 2018, and was named an Industry Heroes. hospitality technology in 2021. Led by CEO Laura Rea Dickey, who was named one of the Nation’s 50 Most Influential Women in the Restaurant Industry in 2020 by Nation’s Restaurant News and was recognized as one of the Top 25 Industry leaders on Fast Casual’s Top 100 Movers and Shakers 2020 list, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit has also been recognized by Fox News, Forbes Magazine, Franchise Times, The Wall Street Journal and QSR Magazine. For more information, visit www.dickeys.com.
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