Dish ‘n Dat’s 4th annual Tip a Volunteer Firefighter/EMT raised
$800 for the Town of Canton Volunteer
Fire & EMS Department. Since 2010, Dish ‘n Dat has raised $4,000 for
Canton’s volunteer Fire/EMS service.
they assisted Dish ‘n Dat’s
professional wait staff — busing tables, delivering food and assisting behind
the bar — Canton’s volunteer
firefighters and EMTs also responded to four separate emergencies: starting
with a morning brush fire; then an afternoon motor vehicle accident; a medical
emergency at The Shoppes at Farmington Valley; and by
early evening, a water rescue.
Dat donated 10 percent of their customer’s individual tabs, with a special coupon
that firefighters distributed through social media and around town. Customers
added their own donations into bunker boots set around the restaurant.
Hutchings; Canton Volunteer Fire & EMS Chief: “We are so fortunate to
have partners in the community like Dish
‘n Dat. Dan Keller and his team demonstrated the professionalism,
friendliness and generosity that we have all come to expect as both patrons of
this terrific restaurant and again this year, as its wait staff-apprentices.”
Dan Keller; Dish ‘n Dat Managing Partner: ”Each year we try to do better, raise more. It is our commitment to Canton’s volunteer firefighters and EMTs. We are glad to be part of the Canton community and honored to help raise money for such a great organization.“