Food donations for free mac and cheese

By: KLKN Newsroom

Press Release: Lincoln, NE (July 13, 2015) – Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS) will be celebrating National Mac & Cheese Day this Tuesday, July 14, by collecting non-perishable food items for the Food Bank of Lincoln. Any guest who brings in a donation item will receive a free small bowl of Wisconsin Mac & Cheese.

“At Noodles & Company one of our core values is developing strong community partnerships. We are excited to be working with the Food Bank of Lincoln to help those in need in our community. Each of our 3 Lincoln locations has a box for collections and in return for a non-perishable food item, guests will get a free small Mac & Cheese,” said Russ Scott, Area Manager. “We want the community to help us support this great organization tomorrow and it’s the perfect way to celebrate National Mac & Cheese Day.”

The following locations are accepting donations on Tuesday, July 14, all day from open to close:

Downtown                                         50th & O Street                                   Pine Lake

210 N 14th Street                                 5001 O Street                                      2801 Pine Lake Rd

Lincoln, NE 68508                             Lincoln, NE 68510                             Lincoln, NE 68516

10:30 AM – 9:00 PM                          10:30 AM – 10:00 PM                                    10:30 AM – 10:00 PM

About Noodles & Company

Founded in 1995, Noodles & Company is a fast-casual restaurant chain that serves classic noodle and pasta dishes from around the world with 453 locations system-wide in 32 states and the District of Columbia as of March 23, 2015. Known as Your World Kitchen, Noodles & Company's globally inspired menu consists of more than 25 fresh, customizable noodle bowls, salads, soups and sandwiches that are prepared quickly using quality ingredients. From healthy to indulgent, spicy to comforting, the menu provides favorites for everyone from kids to adults. Popular dishes include the Med Salad with grilled chicken, spicy Indonesian Peanut Sauté and creamy Wisconsin Mac & Cheese.