Donate to any of four local charities by dining at Snook Haven on select days in August.
Looking to support a good cause? Visit Snook Haven, located at 5000 E. Venice Ave. in Venice, Fla., for lunch or dinner on Wednesdays in August to donate to any of four local charities. Each Wednesday will be dedicated to a different charity, and the calendar will include the Venice High School Drama Club and Orchestra, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast, the Venice High School Football Team and The Twig.
Guests who wish to donate to any of the four causes must collect a voucher in-person or digitally from the charity they wish to support. A voucher will guarantee that five percent of proceeds from a guest's meal at Snook Haven will be contributed to the represented charity on its designated day. In order for donations to be gifted, guests must visit the restaurant on the Wednesday selected by their chosen charity and present their voucher to their server at the beginning of their visit. Vouchers will be valid from 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. on the date specified.
Guests may also present the relevant Facebook event, called "Snook Charity Days: Dine for a Cause," which is found on Snook Haven's Facebook page, to their server in order to donate.
On Wednesday, August 7th, guests can dine to donate to the Venice High School Drama Club and Orchestra via the VHS Drama Boosters. The VHS Drama Boosters are a nonprofit organization that provides the support and services needed to encourage the ongoing development and growth of Venice High School's Drama and Orchestra programs. Please click (here) to obtain a digital voucher to donate to the VHS Drama Boosters. For more information about the organization, please visit the VHS Drama Boosters Facebook page.
On Wednesday, August 14th, guests can visit the smokehouse to support Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Suncoast. Big Brothers Big Sisters works to build and encourage one-on-one mentoring relationships that assist today's youth in reaching their full potentials. The organization partners with community parents, guardians and volunteers to guarantee its accountability in achieving higher aspirations, greater confidence, better relationships, educational success and an avoidance of risky behaviors for each child involved in the program. Please click (here) to obtain a digital voucher to donate to Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Suncoast. For more information about the organization, please visit their website at https://bbbssun.org/about/.
On Wednesday, August 21st, guests can support the Venice High School Football Team via the Venice Touchdown Club. The Venice Touchdown Club aims to support Venice High Schools Football's student athletes by assisting players in earning academic scholarships and through making contributions to enhance the program's operations, facilities and equipment. Please click (here) to obtain a digital voucher to donate to the VHS Football Team and Venice Touchdown Club. For additional information about the VHS Football program, please visit their website at https://www.veniceindianfootball.org/.
On Wednesday, August 28th, guests can dine to donate to The Twig. The Twig, which is an acronym for "The Way to Inspire and Give," works to empower foster children and help boost confidence for strong futures by supplying them with gently-used clothing. Please click (here) to obtain a digital voucher to donate to The Twig. For additional information about the charity, please visit their website at https://www.thetwigcares.com/.
Nestled “smack dab” on the Myakka River in the middle of true ‘ole Florida, Snook Haven’s specialties include in-house smoked meats, homemade BBQ sauces, fresh seafood, an extensive list of local craft brews and a wild calendar of live entertainment. Snook Haven is located at 5000 East Venice Ave. in Venice, Fla., and can be reached at 941-485-7221. Visit the restaurant’s website at www.snookhaven.com for more information.