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BETTER MADE SNACK FOOD CUSTOMERS HELP RAISE NEARLY $22,000 IN APRIL FOR THE TED LINDSAY FOUNDATION HOPE CENTER AT BEAUMONT HOSPITAL FOR AUTISM AWARENESS
* Support for Lindsay’s Foundation continues to grow throughout the community
DETROIT, MI – Better Made Snack Foods is very pleased to announce that its customers really came out in 2017 to support Autism Awareness and Autism research by helping to raise $21,819.00 for the Ted Lindsay Autism Awareness Foundation. This makes the Better Made four-year running contribution total raised $85,371.00.
Partial proceeds from the sale of Family and Value Size Potato Chips, and $0.99 Pork Rinds during the month of April benefited the former Detroit Red Wing Great and Hall-of-Famer’s Foundation HOPE Center at Beaumont Hospital, which works to help find a cure for Autism and help kids and families. Better Made is committed to the community and is very happy to be a part of this program.
"Better Made is a Detroit icon and we’re always very appreciative to have the company’s support, and the support of other great companies in the community that make this possible,” says Lindsay. “Their support helps aid those families affected by autism."
Mike Esseltine, General Manager at Better Made, was again very happy with the company’s donation. "We're pleased to work with the Ted Lindsay Foundation HOPE Center at Beaumont Hospital. He’s a very generous man and the support he's giving is important to aid families struggling with Autism. Better Made’s customers certainly have a big heart."
Founded in 1930 in Detroit as Cross and Peters, Better Made continues to develop and provide a wide variety of high quality award-winning snack foods, including assorted regular and flavored potato chips and potato sticks, gourmet popcorn, pretzels, beef jerky, tortilla chips, pork rinds, wearables, and more! The family-owned company uses locally grown potatoes and trans fat-free cottonseed oil. For more information, please visit www.bettermadesnackfoods.com. You may also follow Better Made on Facebook and Twitter, and the new Better Made App for iPhone and Android devices. Michigan Made - Better Made, now featured at The Detroit Shoppes in Troy and Detroit, the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, the Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, and the all-new Jimmy John’s Baseball Stadium in Utica.