DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings Foundation and Tim Hortons® are pleased to announce the return of the "I Love the Red Wings" Donut, a specially-themed donut decorated with an edible Red Wings logo and red and white sprinkles. The Red Wings Donut will be available in participating Michigan Tim Hortons® Restaurants for $1.25 starting Friday, March 16 through Sunday, April 1. Proceeds from the sale of the special donut will benefit the Detroit Red Wings Foundation.
Red Wings forward Dylan Larkin will assist in serving the special-edition donut at the Tim Hortons® Restaurant in Hazel Park, Mich. (1825 E. 8 Mile Rd.) from 9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 21. Due to time constraints, Larkin will not be signing autographs for Guests.
"Tim Hortons® and its Restaurant Owners are proud partners of the Detroit Red Wings Foundation," said Joanna Fu, Regional Marketing Lead, Tim Hortons® USA. "Hockey is dear to our Brand and Guests' hearts, and we're delighted to support the Foundation's commitment to growing the sport in the local community."
Now in its eighth year, the "I Love the Red Wings" Donut has raised nearly $400,000 for the Detroit Red Wings Foundation to support the growth of the sport of hockey. This year, local Tim Hortons® Restaurant Owners have set a goal of raising more than $50,000 from "I Love the Red Wings" Donut sales.
Tim Hortons® is the Official Coffee and Donut partner of the Detroit Red Wings.