IHOP to join in pancake fund-raiser

The IHOP restaurant in Grand Junction will join in a national effort to raise money for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

From 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Feb. 28, National Pancake Day, the restaurant will offer customers a free short of buttermilk pancakes and invite them to make a donation.

The IHOP chain of restaurants expects to raise more than

$2.7 million through the fund-raiser this year, bringing to more than $10 million the total amount raised since the inception of the campaign in 2006. Donations collected in Grand Junction will go to the Children’s Hospital in Denver.

In Grand Junction, the IHOP restaurant is located 2420 U.S. Highway 6 And 50. For more information, log on to the Web site at www.ihoppancakeday.com.