Foundation & Community Affairs
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Darden is recognized for a culture that rewards caring for and responding to people. That defines service for Darden. These values were inspired by Darden's founder, Bill Darden. The Darden Foundation works to bring this spirit of service to life through its philanthropic support of charitable organizations across the country in three priority areas:

Recipe For Success™
Good Neighbor

With more than 1,500 restaurants, Darden strives to have an enduring and positive influence on the communities it serves. To learn more about Darden in the community, please visit