a sweet deal: On Tuesday, March 7, IHOP restaurants in Springfield and Branson
will give away short stacks of their buttermilk pancakes from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
The event – held on National Pancake Day – raises funds and awareness for
charities including Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals at CoxHealth.
funds come from donations: For each stack of pancakes, patrons are invited to
make a voluntary contribution, which locally helps CMN Hospitals at CoxHealth.
Since National Pancake Day began in 2006, IHOP has raised more than $24 million
for charity. Those funds have helped provide life-saving treatment, programs
and medical equipment for young patients — including children treated at
are so thankful to IHOP and IHOP customers for the outpouring of support we see
on National Pancake Day,” says Tim Siebert, executive director for CMN
Hospitals at CoxHealth. “Over the last 10 years the funds raised through
National Pancake Day have significantly impacted thousands of local children
with medical needs and their families.”
the weeks leading up to National Pancake Day, participating IHOP restaurants
will also sell “Miracle Balloons” for $1 and $5 to benefit CMN Hospitals.
Guests who purchase a $5 Miracle Balloon will receive a $5 discount coupon that
can be used during their next dining visit.
more information, to find a local IHOP, or to make an online donation, visit www.IHOPpancakeday.com.