Milwaukee, WI, September 25, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Milwaukee’s iconic Five O’Clock Steakhouse
recently held a summer-long dining fundraiser benefiting Dryhootch Milwaukee Veterans' Organization
On Tuesday, September 22, Stelio Kalkounos, Five O'Clock Steakhouse's Managing Partner, presented a check for $1800 to representatives from the Dryhootch Milwaukee Veterans' Organization.
Bob Curry, Mark Flower, Rachael Johnson and Elizabeth Seer of Dryhootch Milwaukee joined Kalkounos over lunch at the organization's headquarters, located at the Milwaukee County War Memorial.
During the meeting, the group enjoyed Five O'Clock Steakhouse's legendary ribs and discussed Dryhootch's efforts in the community including job programs, fundraisers and the coffee house the organization operates as an alcohol-free social gathering place and for veterans.
"We wanted to help support the important work Dryhootch does providing peer support, employment and critical services for returning military and their families right here in our community," said Stelio Kalkounos, Managing Partner Five O'Clock Steakhouse. "So many friends, family and even veterans themselves came out to dine with us in support. The generosity of our customers was overwhelming. We look forward to partnering with Dryhootch Milwaukee on future fundraisers."
Five O’Clock Steakhouse
414-342-3553, 2416 W. State St., Milwaukee, WI 53233
“One of America’s Best Steakhouses” Featured on the Travel Channel’s “Steak Paradise 3”
One of the “Best Steakhouses in the U.S.” – www.TraveandLeisure.com
One of America’s Best Steakhouses – Culinary TV Host/Author Rachael Ray
Voted #1 Steakhouse in Milwaukee “Readers’ Choice”- Milwaukee Magazine, Shepherd Express & Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Voted One Of Milwaukee’s Top Steakhouses “Readers’ Choice” – OnMilwaukee.com
About Five O’Clock Steakhouse
Five O’ Clock Steakhouse, formerly Coerper’s Five O’ Clock Club, has been a family-owned and independently operated Milwaukee staple since 1948, serving the finest steaks paired with outstanding service. Five O’Clock has been named “One of America’s Best Steakhouses” by TV host Rachael Ray, TravelandLeisure.com and was featured on the Travel Channel’s “Steak Paradise 3.” The Alley Cat Lounge features free live music weekly, classic cocktails and a 1940’s retro-lounge ambience.
About Dryhootch Milwaukee
Dryhootch is a nonprofit 501c3 organization formed by combat Veterans to help Veterans by providing peer support, employment and critical services for returning military and their families. Dryhootch was envisioned as a place where Veterans could gather informally in a safe, comfortable, drug-and-alcohol-free environment. The organization operates a coffee house located at 1030 E. Brady St. in Milwaukee. More information can be found at http://dryhootch.org/