Eat & do good: Shake it up with Burger 21 throughout October

For every milkshake sold this month, 21 cents goes to the National Breast Cancer Foundation.

During October, each Burger 21 milkshake is topped with pink whipped cream for a cause. - Burger 21
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During October, each Burger 21 milkshake is topped with pink whipped cream for a cause.

Tampa-based Burger 21 wants you to think pink throughout October. The fast-casual gourmet burger franchise's Sweet Pink Sweepstakes runs all month long to benefit the National Breast Cancer Foundation.

For diners, Sweet Pink means that all Burger 21 milkshakes — no matter if they go strawberry shortcake or chocolate peanut butter — are topped with pink whipped cream. Twenty-one cents from their purchase of a shake is then donated to the featured charity, which helps those affected by breast cancer through early detection, education and support services.

Anyone with the restaurant's loyalty app who buys a shake and scans their receipt is also entered to win free milkshakes for a year (hence the whole sweepstakes thing). Burger 21 locations nationwide will host their own sweepstakes, and winners are chosen Nov. 1.

In other Burger 21 news: There's a new one going in at 3201 Fourth St. N. in St. Petersburg, where JusThai has closed. Be on the lookout for an opening date.

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