Pink Taco, the iconic, playful Mexican brand, hosts its inaugural Thanksgiving Dinner providing holiday meals to Chicagoans in need. Partnering with Inspiration Corporation, a non-profit organization helping participants exit homelessness and poverty while increasing self-sufficiency, the River North restaurant invites over 100 individuals and families to celebrate the holiday with a hot meal.
“Our staff looks forward to it every year and we’re honored to bring our tradition to Chicago,” says Taylor Boudreaux, CEO of Pink Taco. “We truly enjoy giving families a day where they can relax, leave their worries at the door and celebrate being together on Thanksgiving.”
Helping over 100 households throughout Chicago, Inspiration Corporation will be transporting their residents to Pink Taco on Thanksgiving. The Pink Taco team and over 20 Inspiration Corporation volunteers will prepare and serve a traditional Thanksgiving dinner complete with all of the trimmings. There will also be fun activities for children including arts & crafts.
“We are so excited to partner with Pink Taco to offer the formerly homeless residents in our housing program the opportunity to come together and enjoy a fantastic Thanksgiving meal,” says Shannon K. Stewart, Executive Director & CEO of Inspiration Corporation.
Pink Taco is a community pillar and brings it’s almost 20 years of commitment and devotion to the Midwest. Along with its long history of supporting local charities, the restaurant prides itself on local, made-to-order food, quality cocktails and an energetic, vibrant experience for all guests.
About Pink Taco
Pink Taco is an edgy, fun and high-energy lifestyle brand that elevates the guest experience through delicious food, fun cocktails and an unapologetic hospitality driven approach. Founded in 1999 and known for it’s strong dedication to the local community, Pink Taco inspires by keeping it real from food to philanthropy. From signature tacos and killer cocktails to their taco truck “Brandy,” Pink Taco feeds the stomach, the soul and the guest’s senses with an energetic atmosphere and great music!
Pink Taco is located at 431 N. Wells, For more information, please visit www.pinktaco.com or call 312.212.5566.
About Inspiration Corporation
Inspiration Corporation was founded in 1989 by Lisa Nigro, a police officer who was searching for a personal response to the people she encountered on her beat. Today, the non-profit helps people who are affected by homelessness and poverty to improve their lives and increase self-sufficiency through the provision of social services, employment training and placement, and housing. For more information, please visit www.inspirationcorp.org.