Popeyes donating over 1 million meals to support New Orleans community


MIAMI, FL – FEBRUARY 21: A Popeyes restaurant is seen on February 21, 2017 in Miami, Florida. Burger King and Tim Horton’s owner Restaurant Brands International has announced plans on buying Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen in a deal valued at $1.8 billion. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WDSU) — To support families in its community, Popeyes announced the launch of a “NOLA STRONG” meal and apparel.

Representatives for Popeyes said 100% of the proceeds are going to Second Harvest Food Bank, the largest anti-hunger network in Louisiana, to feed over 1,000,000 meals to families in need.

The company is also making a donation to Feed the Front Line NOLA to support their mission to feed the New Orleans community. Popeyes restaurants will make weekly Sunday meal donations the organization.

The “NOLA STRONG” meal comes with 12 pieces of Popeyes fried chicken, two classic sides, 6 biscuits, a Popeyes brand “NOLA STRONG” t-shirt and hat.

You can also buy the apparel at nola-strong.com

By: WDSU Digital Team

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