Newstalk 870 and Townsquare Media invite you to leave the dishes in the cupboard  Thursday, March 20th.

United Way has teamed up with some 26 restaurants and eateries in Richland, Pasco and Kennewick for this event.  The establishments have pledged to donate up to 50% of their proceeds that day to help United Way programs.

Numerous programs, volunteer opportunities, and other services are provided by United Way, especially through their "Live United" campaign.  Thousands benefit from their efforts in Benton and Franklin Counties.    Here is a list of the participating restaurants:

Atomic Ale, Richland (Donating 50% of proceeds)

Bangkok Thai Cuisine, Kennewick

Between the Buns, Kennewick

 

Bookwalter, Richland

 

Carmine's, Kennewick

 

Casa Mia, Kennewick and Richland

 

China Cafe, Kennewick

 

Country Gentleman, Kennewick

 

Emerald of Siam, Richland

 

Famous Dave's, Kennewick

 

Ice Harbor Brewery, Kennewick (two locations)

 

Magills, Pasco

 

Mezzo Thai, Richland (two locations)

 

Monterosso's, Richland (Donating 50% of proceeds)

 

Papa John's, Kennewick and Richland

 

Rosy's Ice Cream & Diner, Richland

 

Round Table Pizza, Kennewick, Pasco, Richland

 

Taco Time, Kennewick

 

Texas Roadhouse, Kennewick

 

Thai Spice Restaurant, Kennewick

 

The Crow's Nest at Clover Island, Kennewick

 

The Spudnut Shop, Richland

 

Tumbleweeds, Richland

Additional information can be obtained by visiting their website, or call United Way at 509-783-4102.   If it's an excuse NOT to cook, we're all in!