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Oct 9 2018

Panda Cares donates $300,000 to support pediatric care at Huntington Hospital

Andres and Peggy Chang headshot

Huntington Hospital recently received a generous donation of $300,000 from Andrew and Peggy Cherng of Panda Restaurant Group, through their philanthropic arm, Panda Cares Foundation. The check was presented on September 13, 2018 at the 20th Annual Panda Cares Charity Golf Invitational awards dinner held at the Omni La Costa Resort & Spa in Carlsbad, California. Funds from the donation will be used to support pediatric care at Huntington Hospital.

“The work that Andrew and Peggy Cherng do through Panda Cares Foundation is an inspiration, and directly in service to our community,” said Jane Haderlein, senior vice president, philanthropy and public relations, Huntington Hospital. “Their support of our children services furthers our mission to provide compassionate, world-class care to our young patients. We are so grateful to once again be included as a beneficiary of their fundraising efforts.”

About Panda Restaurant Group and Panda Cares Foundation

Panda Restaurant Group, Inc. is the world leader in Asian dining experiences with more than 2,000 locations in 48 states as well as Canada, Guam, Saudi Arabia, Japan, Guatemala, Dubai, Mexico, Korea and Russia. Founded in 1973, the privately held chain of fast casual, full service and quick service restaurant concepts includes Panda Express, Panda Inn and Hibachi-San. For more information regarding Panda Restaurant Group please visit or become a fan on Facebook.

Panda Cares Foundation’s mission is to bring hope to children in need. Our purpose is to foster the spirit of giving at Panda Restaurant Group by serving the Health and Education needs of underserved children. Panda Restaurant Group underwrites all administrative costs, so that 100% of the money raised benefits underserved youth and disaster relief efforts during times of need. For more information regarding Panda Cares Foundation please visit