Dunkin’ Donuts Iced Coffee day raises $140,000 for 2 children’s hospitals

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HARTFORD — Beating last year’s total, Dunkin’ Donuts raised $140,000 for Connecticut Children’s Medical Center  and Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital with last month’s Iced Coffee Day promotion.

The company said the money would be evenly divided between the two hospitals.

A check will be presented on Wednesday.

Dunkin’ Donuts donated $1 from every iced coffee sold May 25 to Connecticut Children’s Medical Center and Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital.  Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants in Connecticut, except the locations in Fairfield County participated in the promotion.

Last year,  $110,000 was raised and divided evenly between the two children’s hospitals. Over the years, over $1 million has been raised for the hospitals.