October 29, 2008 // Franchising.com // Houston, TX – Kolache Factory is pleased to announce that it raised $10,400 for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, surpassing its fundraising goal. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is the world's largest voluntary health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education and patient services. The mission of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.
Dawn Nielsen, Vice President, stated, "Kolache Factory is proud to continue to support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and honored to partner with them as we work to find a cure for cancer. We are pleased to give back to our community and appreciate all of the support the Houston community has given to us."
For over 25 years, Kolache Factory has been dedicated to partnering with and supporting the communities it serves. The company generally provides in-kind donations of product to hundreds of non-profit organizations. However, the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is the one foundation they continuously raise money for throughout the year within their stores as well as through individual fundraising efforts.
Kolache Factory features homemade pastries filled with a variety of the finest ingredients, such as meats, cheeses and fruits. All of the kolaches are baked fresh daily in the bakery-café. In today's fast-paced society, with everyone on the go, kolaches are the ideal choice for a nutritious meal. In addition to serving various types of kolaches, customers can also enjoy gourmet coffees and a variety of traditional pastries such as cinnamon rolls, croissants, strudel niks and other delicious treats.
Kolache Factory was founded in Houston in 1982, is privately owned and operated, and ships its products nationwide. There are currently 19 company-owned and eleven franchise stores in the Houston, TX area, one franchise store in Denver, CO; St. Louis, MO; Overland Park, KS; Beaumont, TX and two in Austin, TX. The corporate office also owns one location in the Indianapolis, IN market. Other franchise stores will soon be opening in various cities around the country. For additional information, visit www.kolachefactory.com.
Source: Kolache Factory