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8 Cookie Shots Raise $6.5K for City Harvest

25th April 2014

We love Chef Dominique’s dedication to doing good with the power of pastries. Last night at the City Harvest Gala, 8 cookie shots (along with a personal toast with Chef Dominique) raised $6.5K. It only takes 27 cents to bring a nutritious meal to someone in need here in New York.

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Cronuts® and Celebs for Charity

18th November 2013

The Cronut® Mission, the brain child between Chef Dominique Ansel, Dwell Studio Founder Christiane Lemieux and designer Peter Som, brought together close to 20 celebrities and influencers to join together in support of Gods Love We Deliver NYC. The charity is responsible for bringing food to those who are not healthy enough to get it …

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Cronut® Hole Concrete Day Raises $5.3K for Good!

20th September 2013

 Cronut Hole Concrete Day at the Madison Square Park Shack was absolutely cro-NUTS!  On Tuesday morning the line started to form at 4:00am, and by the time the Shack opened at 10:00am (an hour earlier than normal), there were approximately 350 guests lined up and ready to sink their teeth into one of the special …

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Dominique Ansel & Shake Shack join forces for One Day ONLY

16th September 2013

Mark your calendars for Tuesday (September 17th) for a one day only collaboration between Dominique Ansel Bakery and Shake Shack. The Shake Shack Madison Square Park flagship opens one hour earlier that day (at 10am) for limited edition Cronut® Hole Concrete. Fresh, cinnamon-sugared Cronut ® Holes gently incorporated into brown butter caramel frozen yogurt. The first 100 …

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Nightly News

Chef Ansel Uses Cronut® pastries for a Good Cause on NBC Nightly News

28th July 2013

With the popularity of Cronut® pastries going strong, Chef Dominique Ansel decided to put it to good use and give back to the community through a series of charitable campaigns with Food Bank NYC. The first is The Cronut® Project ( followed by Crolanthropy T-Shirts (soon to be launched on “Hunger is a problem …

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