Dining Out For Life Kicks Off at Puckett’s 5th & Church

Monday, April 18, 2016

Media Contact: Doug Alexander
Chief Development Officer
Work (615) 921-0252

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April 18, 2016


Dining Out For Life Kicks Off at Puckett’s 5th & Church


Nashville, TN – Considered one of Nashville’s most fun and interactive events, the 14th annual Nashville Dining Out For Life event is tomorrow, April 19, 2016. This year, close to 70 restaurants are participating and more than 10,000 diners are expected to come out and eat. Each participating restaurant will donate between 30 and 100 percent of their breakfast, lunch and/or dinner sales to Nashville CARES. Dining Out For Life has raised more than $1 million for Nashville CARES work to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Middle Tennessee since the event started in 2003.

The day will kick-off at Puckett’s 5th & Church for breakfast at 7:00 am. Puckett’s is donating 30 percent of their breakfast sales to Nashville CARES. Nashville CARES staff, Puckett’s and patrons will be on hand for interviews.

What:                    Dining Out For Life

Where:                  Puckett’s 5th & Church

For a list of other participating restaurants, visit:

When:                   Tuesday, April 19,2016, 7:00 am

If interested in setting up an interview, please contact Doug Alexander at (615) 208-6452.

About Nashville CARES:  Nashville CARES is the premier HIV/AIDS organization in the region. We provide comprehensive education, a broad range of targeted services and effective advocacy, all in a highly personal, confidential and compassionate manner. We are proactively and aggressively working to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Middle Tennessee. With your help, Nashville CARES offers services annually to 55,000 Middle Tennesseans infected and affected by HIV/AIDS including: HIV prevention education to more than 35,000 youth and adults, almost 16,000 FREE confidential HIV tests, and essential support services to 3,000 men, women and children living with the disease. To learn more, visit us at and “Like” us on Facebook