We can’t even keep up with how many time we have participated in the Soup Sunday benefiting Youth Villages! It’s one of our favorite fundraiser and Thomas Boggs was even involved many years ago. Every year in February, the FedEx Forum hosts the event called Soup Sunday, a huge fundraiser for Youth Villages. You can read more here. Over 3,000 people came this year to get a taste of over 50 restaurants’ soups, breads, pastries, desserts and other specialty items. This year marked the 30th year hosting this event. This year we served Chicken Harvest- YUM! Everyone seems to really...Read More
Every Holiday season Huey’s employees come together to help those in need. We donate thousands of dollars in gifts or gift cards to families and kids, collect warm clothing items for a coat drive and feed those in need on Christmas Day. Each stores spend hours collecting money from their co-workers, shopping and then wrapping all of the gifts to families and kids how need some holiday cheer. This year we had three different non-profit organizations and raised over $4,700! The “Memphis” stores and Corporate Office collected almost $4,000 in clothes, toys and other gifts to families from The Kindred Place!...Read More
Did you know that only 32% of Shelby County Elementary school students are proficient in Reading? And 50% of American adults are unable to read simple materials such as a food label? That is why we are partnering up with Literacy Mid-South and Memphis Athletic Ministries to help end illiteracy. Literacy Mid-South is an organization that provides literacy educational programs for adults and children to help them achieve the critical literacy skills they need to navigate the world. The program is called 86 Illiteracy where Huey’s guests will have the chance to add .86 cents to their bill to help...Read More
Last week was very heart melting as we dropped off donations for four different non-profit organizations for our annual holiday giving. This year we had four different non-profit organizations that we donated to: The “Memphis” Stores collected over $2,000 in tricycles and other playground toys, books, puzzles and many learning tools for the New Hope Christian Academy Pre-K through 1st Grade students! Huey’s Southaven raised over $350 in household items needed for the Palmer Home along with some gift cards and toys for the kids! Huey’s Millington donated over $850 for toys to children in foster care in...Read More
Each year, Huey’s participates in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K Walk, benefiting American Cancer Society. Every year we have a team called the Huey’s Hotfooters to raise money and try to reach our goal of $2000. The team of 18 all met at Tiger Lane this year on October 22, 2017 even in the rain! Huey’s employees raised a total of $936, Huey’s Corporate matched it, plus a little more, to help us make that goal of $2000 for breast cancer research! Making Strides is a national movement with walks across the nation during the month of October,...Read More
We had another great year serving up drinks at the main bar at Zoo Rendezvous at the Memphis Zoo September 9th, 2017. This year’s theme was “A Night at the Ritz” and had so much fun dressing the part! Thanks to everyone who joined us for the Memphis Zoo’s biggest fundraiser of the year. See you next year!
Back in the beginning of May, we collected donations for the Millington Crisis Center during our two soft openings for our new Millington location. The MCC coordinates assistance through donations and community resources to families in need from crisis situations. To learn more about the Center you can got to their website. We are so happy to be able to present a check for $5,000 to this amazing non-profit in Millington! Thank you for everyone who came to support and who contributed! Also, a huge thanks to our friends at AS Barboro Inc, Eagle Distributing Company, West TN Crown Distributing Company, Delta Wholesale and High...Read More
We participated in the annual Duncan Williams Dragon Boat Races this year! This was our 5th time to have a paddle team and we all had a blast (except for the sunburn part). The Dragon Boat Races were held all day Saturday May 13th at Mud Island to raise money for St. Jude and the weather could not be more beautiful. Dragon boats are similar to a canoe, except they are 46 feet long, shallower, and thinner. They take a team of 20 paddlers, plus a drummer, to row. Overall, our team placed 18th overall, out of 42 total teams with...Read More
The 11th Annual Taste of Millington was presented by the Rotary Club and Patriot Bank. It was held April 11, 2017 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the N82 Gym/Hangar. This was our first year participating in the event and it was so great meeting our future neighbors! Thanks to our Millington Managers; Hollis Ranson, Stacy Graham, Lisa Pritchard, and Bobby Caradine for taking the time to represent Huey’s in the event.
March 29, 2017 marked the 3rd annual Mojo Awards Bash hosted by the Midtown Memphis Development Corporation. These awards are given to individuals and organizations who, through their talent, motivation, innovation and Mojo, have made a significant difference in promoting and preserving this most vital part of the City of Memphis. Thomas Boggs was honored this year and received a Mojo of Midtown Award for 2017! We were pleased and delighted to be able to accept this award for the late Thomas Boggs which will be hung at our Midtown location on Madison. Wight and Alex Boggs were...Read More