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Panera Bread donating proceeds from the sale of Flip Flop cookies to help abused and neglected kids

100% of cookie proceeds to go to A Kid's Place
Posted: 4:10 AM, Jul 13, 2018
Updated: 2018-07-13 08:10:19Z

TAMPA, Fla. -- Panera Bread is helping abused kids in Florida through the sale of cookies.

The restaurant chain is donating 100% of proceeds from the sale of its Flip Flop Cookies between July 13 and 27 to A Kid's Place, a safe haven for abused and neglected children.

Thirty Panera bakery-cafes owned by Covelli Family Limited Partnership from Ocala to St. Petersburg are participating in the charitable campaign.

A Kid's Place is a state-of-the-art 60-bed facility located on five acres in Brandon, Florida. It provides abused, neglected or abandoned children in the foster care system a safe, home-like environment in a neighborhood setting.

The group home lets siblings to remain together. The children, who range from newborns to teenagers, can receive on-site therapy, educational and dental services.

To learn more or donate directly to A Kid's Place, visit .