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The Stand, is Shaking Things Up for a Good Cause, Creates 'Cookies n’ Dreams' Milkshake to Support Families with Critically-ill Children

The Stand, a beloved Southern California restaurant chain renowned for redefining casual dining and American classics, is launching a special initiative to support families with critically-ill children. In partnership with Orange County based non-profit Miracles for Kids, The Stand introduces the limited time offer "Cookiesn’ Dreams" milkshake, and drives efforts for in-store and online donations that will help the neighborhoods they serve. For every ‘Cookies n’ Dreams’ shake sold throughout July and August, The Stand will donate $2 to Miracles for Kids and pledges to match all online or in-store donations up to $10,000, providing crucial financial and emotional support to these families.


The "Cookies n’ Dreams" milkshake is a delectable blend of vanilla ice cream, crushed OREO cookies, and a touch of magic. While enjoying a delicious treat, customers will contribute directly to a noble cause. The Stand's commitment to supporting the community is exemplified by this partnership, reflecting their dedication to make a positive impact on families in need.


“For the last 20 years, we have been a family-run business, so we are incredibly excited to announce our partnership with Miracles for Kids, an organization that supports the families we care deeply about," said Zachary Wishengrad, Vice President of The Stand. "With every 'Cookies n’ Dreams' milkshake sold, our goal is not only to delight our customers' taste buds, but also to make a significant impact in the lives of familiesfacing substantial challenges.”


Miracles for Kids, also celebrating their 20th year in service, offers essential resources such as food, clothing, shelter, and developmental programs to families whose children are affected by life-threatening illnesses. Helping those families with critically-ill children that face bankruptcy, homelessness, hunger and depression. "We are grateful for The Stand's generosity and support," said Autumn Strier, Co-Founder and CEO of Miracles for Kids. "Together, we can continue providing vital assistance to the families we serve and help alleviate their burdens."


In addition to the making miracles milkshake campaign, The Stand encourages customers to donate directly to Miracles for Kids at any of their 19 locations throughout California, with their newest casual dining experiences now open in Chino Hills, Long Beach, Carmel Mountain San Diego, and Santa Clara. Every contribution will directly benefit families navigating the financial and emotional strains of caring for a critically-ill child.


The Stand's "Cookies n’ Dreams" milkshake initiative and pledge to match up to $10,000 underscores their commitment to community welfare and celebrates their longstanding tradition of culinary excellence. It is a shining example of a business using its platform to make a positive impact in the very communities they serve. Join The Stand this summer and enjoy a sweet treat with a purpose, making dreams come true for families in need.


The Stand proudly celebrates 20 years of excellence across its 20 locations, while Miracles for Kids also marks two decades of impactful service. Join us in commemorating these milestones by supporting familiesin need today at Your contribution ensures Miracles for Kids can continue providing essential resources to families with children facing life-threatening illnesses.



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