LIST: Lowcountry restaurants donating portion of sales Thursday to help people living with AIDS

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CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - On Thursday, more than 30 food trucks, restaurants and bars will give a portion of their sales to the Ryan White Wellness Center at Roper Hospital to support their programs which help people living with AIDS

Dining Out For Life is an event that is celebrated nationally. The RWWC has hosted the event in Charleston for 9 years.

Nationally, HIV and AIDS rates are on the decline but in the south east that number continues to rise.Charleston and North Charleston consistently rank on the top 25 cities with high HIV and AIDS rates.

The Ryan White Wellness Center sees about 1,000 patients annually. The program is an early intervention service program designed to help improve the quality and availability of primary healthcare for those with HIV/AIDS.

The money stays in Charleston to provide medical and emotional support for people right here in the Lowcountry.

Food trucks will be set up on the Greenway at Doughty Street and at Roper St. Francis in West Ashley.

Below is a full list of participating restaurants:

  • The Atlantic Room, Donating 15%, Dinner, Drinks
  • Bac’n Me Crazy Food Truck, Donating 10%, Lunch
  • Basic Kitchen + Bar, Donating 10%, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
  • Cast Iron Food Truck, Donating 25%, Lunch
  • Cherrywood BBQ and Ale House, Donating 15%, Dinner, Lunch
  • Cru Café, Donating 15%, Dinner, Lunch
  • Dudley’s on Ann, Donating 20%, Bar/Club, Late Night
  • El Jefe, Donating 15%, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks,
  • The Establishment, Donating 10%, Dinner
  • The Gathering Café, Donating 15%, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Hall’s Chophouse, Donating 15%, Dinner
  • Happy Thai Food Truck, Donating 10%, Lunch
  • High Cotton, Donating 10%, Dinner
  • Holy Rolly Charleston, Donating 10%, Dessert
  • Miracle’s Tasty Express Hot Dog Food Truck, Donating 10%, Lunch
  • Miss Katie’s Sweets, Donating 10%, Desserts
  • Rebel Taqueria, Donating 10%, Lunch
  • Rita’s Seaside Grille, Donating 25%, Dinner
  • Root Note, Donating 10%, Lunch
  • SassyAss Coffee, Donating 10%, Beverages, Coffee
  • Slightly North of Broad (SNOB), Donating 10%, Dinner
  • Sugar Bakeshop, Donating 50 %
  • Taco Boy, Donating 15%, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
  • Tamashi (The Misfit Chef) Food Truck, Donating 10%, Lunch
  • Tomasso at Turtle Point, Donating 15%, Dinner, Drinks
  • Tradd’s, Donating 15%, Dinner
  • Verde (Avondale), Donating 10%, Dinner, Valid only between 4-8pm
  • Verde (Belle Hall), Donating 10%, Dinner, Valid only between 4-8pm
  • Verde (Downtown), Donating 10%, Dinner, Valid only between 4-8pm
  • Verde (Mt. Pleasant), Donating 10%, Dinner, Valid only between 4-8pm

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