Food Truck Fundraiser for Local Hialeah Boy Tonight at Westland Mall
Food Cart USA is sponsoring a food truck fundraising event at Westland Mall tonight from 6 to 10 p.m. to benefit a local boy fighting Stage Three Burkett's Lymphoma, a rare and aggressive cancer.
Orly Salvat, 7, was diagnosed with Lymphoma back in May at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital and is currently undergoing chemotherapy. "Little Orly," as he's called, is the son of Hialeah SWAT Officer, Lt. Orlando Salvat.
Tonight's food truck fundraiser, organized in part by the Hialeah Police Department, will help the family afford Orly's medical expenses. Trucks are donating $75 each to participate, as well as a portion of their proceeds.
Additionally, Westland Mall has pledged to donate $1 for every person who becomes a "fan" of its Facebook page (today only).
Food truck listings after the jump.
Miami food truck event to benefit Orly Salvat at Westland Mall from 6 - 10 p.m. Trucks include B.C. Tacos,
Chamo's on Wheels,
The Cheese Steak Gourmet,
Happy Chef's Chef on 4 Wheels,
Latin House Grill,
Meatballs & Etc.,
The Pork Shop,
The Red Truck,
Sugar Rush, and
Yo Mama's Paella & Seafood
Westland Mall, 1675 W. 49th Street, Hialeah
Gourmet Truck Expo at Intracoastal Mall tonight from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Trucks include Big Kahuna,
Latin House Grill,
Mac'n Food Truck,
Rack 'n Roll,
Sugar Yummy Mama, and
The Mexzican Gourmet. Intracoastal Mall 3617 N.E. 163rd Street, Sunny Isles
Food trucks at Pep Boys in Westchester serve dinner from 5 to 10:30 p.m. Trucks include Catered Bliss,
Pardo's Grill Cafe,
Subusters Yum, and
Tango Grill. Pep Boys, 10660 SW 40th Street, Miami
If you're heading north, food trucks are at Cypress Creek Road in Fort Lauderdale from 5 to 9:30 p.m. Trucks include 4 Alarm Pizza,
Dog Eat Dog, and
Miso Hungry. Cypress Creek Road and Powerline Avenue, Fort Lauderdale
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