In celebration of National Pancake Day, IHOP restaurants nationwide will offer each guest a free short stack of buttermilk pancakes in an effort to raise awareness and funds for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and other local charities from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Tuesday.


In celebration of National Pancake Day, IHOP restaurants nationwide will offer each guest a free short stack of buttermilk pancakes in an effort to raise awareness and funds for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and other local charities from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Tuesday. 

This year, IHOP is hoping to stack up more donations than ever before, with a goal to raise $2.3 million, for a total of more than $7.65 million in six years with its National Pancake Day fundraising effort. To find a local IHOP or to donate online, visit www.ihoppancakeday.com.         

For every delicious short stack of buttermilk pancakes served on National Pancake Day, IHOP guests are invited to make a donation to a local charity. Donations made at IHOPs in the Peoria area will benefit the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals’ programs at Children's Hospital of Illinois.

  National Pancake Day Fun Facts: ·      IHOP served four million free pancakes on National Pancake Day 2010 and pancake lovers donated more than $2.1 million to children’s charities, far exceeding the fundraising goal. ·      All of the free pancakes served on National Pancake Day 2010 would have created a stack more than 31.5 miles high.   ·      Since the inception of National Pancake Day in 2006, IHOP has raised more than $5.35 million and given away more than 10.1 million pancakes to support charities in the communities in which it operates.  ·      National Pancake Day 2010 was IHOP’s largest one-day event in the company’s 52-year history.