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MAKING A DIFFERENCE: The Great Krispy Kreme Donut Heist


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- 1146 days ago - cbsnews.com
When 42-year-old Chris Rosati was diagnosed with ALS, he came up with an unusual plan to spread cheer: steal a donut truck and give away its contents. Steve Hartman found that Krispy Kreme not only supported Rosati's plan, they helped him pull it off.



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Bryna Pizzo (139)
Monday January 6, 2014, 5:29 pm
Thank you for the great story! :)
 

Barbara K (66)
Monday January 6, 2014, 7:25 pm
Great story, great lesson. Thanks for the post.
 

Barb K (1703)
Monday January 6, 2014, 7:41 pm
Cal, of all the stories you've posted, this one is the best!!!!! Thank you so much!!!!!!
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday January 7, 2014, 3:47 am
A great story with a happy ending.
 

Michael Kirkby (99)
Tuesday January 7, 2014, 6:16 am
I don't eat donuts but I have to say thanks to Krispy Kreme for enabling a man's last wish. Thanks.
 

Osama Ishtiaq (0)
Tuesday January 7, 2014, 7:08 am
Good Story
 

Winn A (200)
Tuesday January 7, 2014, 7:49 am
Great story, thanks Cal.
 

Athena F (131)
Tuesday January 7, 2014, 11:26 am
thank you
 

Roxy H (350)
Tuesday January 7, 2014, 12:21 pm
great post ty
 

Beth Tatum (95)
Tuesday January 7, 2014, 1:42 pm
Great story, thanks for sharing!
 

Birgit W (160)
Tuesday January 7, 2014, 2:16 pm
Interesting story, thanks for sharing.
 

Theodore Shayne (56)
Tuesday January 7, 2014, 3:09 pm
Noted
 

barbara C Horban (56)
Tuesday January 7, 2014, 3:24 pm
When it comes to donuts Krispy Kreme are the best in taste and in giving back to the community. Another round of kudos for Krispy Kreme!
 

Stardust N (42)
Tuesday January 7, 2014, 3:37 pm
Good story! Krispy Kreme are the best, only kind I eat, when I eat them.
 

Debra T (17)
Tuesday January 7, 2014, 3:51 pm
Noted!
 

Kamia T (89)
Tuesday January 7, 2014, 5:01 pm
I've never been a Krispy Kreme donut fan, but for a corporation to not only not go ballistic, but help someone who obviously isn't facing a great future, is wonderful! Thanks for the post.
 

Pat P (143)
Tuesday January 7, 2014, 7:23 pm
Best wishes to Mr. Rosati and his family.
 

Rhonda B (106)
Wednesday January 8, 2014, 4:46 am
Thank You! Good story.
 
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