LaMar’s Donuts Celebrates National Donut Day 2024 | national news

LaMar’s Donuts is trying for a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™️ title for the largest donut donation in one hour for National Donut Day

DENVER, CO / ACCESSWIRE / May 31, 2024 / Get ready for an exceptional National Donut Day celebration on Friday, June 7 with LaMar’s Donuts & Coffee. In keeping with tradition, every visitor to LaMar’s Donuts will receive a free Glazed Original Ray donut. Additionally, LaMar’s will ramp up the festivities by hosting pop-up donut shops at multiple locations in Colorado, Missouri and Kansas.

However, the highlight of this year’s celebration is LaMar’s ambitious attempt to make history with the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS®️™️ largest donut donation in one hour on June 7 at the Salvation Army Distribution Center.

Whether you choose to celebrate in-store or at a pop-up location or get involved virtually through social media, LaMar’s Donuts guarantees you a great National Donut Day experience.

History, partnerships, celebrations

National Donut Day is a celebration of the unifying power of our favorite breakfast pastries and has a surprising history spanning over seven decades.

History of National Donut Day: In 1938, National Donut Day originated as a fundraising initiative of the Salvation Army to help those affected by the Great Depression. In addition, it served as a tribute to the brave “Lassies” of the First World War, who gave donuts to the soldiers at the front in France. Since then, donuts have become a culinary symbol of community, bringing people closer together through shared fun.

Salvation Army Partnership: LaMar’s Donuts has joined forces with the Salvation Army for the past 14 years, hosting an annual National Donut Day fundraiser. This year, LaMar’s Donuts & Coffee is dedicated to supporting the tradition of National Donut Day by partnering with the Salvation Army to distribute donuts in our communities and engage customers in the celebration at each location. At all LaMar locations, Salvation Army Bell Ringers will be on-site at select locations gathering support for those in need. LaMar patrons can donate directly at

How we’re celebrating: Join us at any LaMar’s Donuts & Coffee on Friday, June 7th for a Ray’s Original Glazed Donut.

“Our passion for donuts began with Ray LaMar in 1933 and has continued for the past 91 years as we have worked to create the perfect donut,” says Temi Osifodunrin, Director of Donut Marketing at LaMar. “Every year, we look forward to National Donut Day to celebrate our love of donuts and all they bring to a community.”

Join us as we share donuts with people in our communities. To learn more, visit and

Contact information:

Temi Osifodunrin

Director, Marketing and Advertising

[email protected]

303-771-9999 x. #7001

SOURCE: LaMar’s Donuts & Coffee

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