Panera Cares, Other Eateries Tackle Hunger With 'Pay-What-You-Can' Plan

For years, Robert Dimmitt was a product designer for Ford. Three years ago, the 57-year-old Michigan man was laid off. He's still looking for work. This Thanksgiving, he volunteered at a Panera Cares cafe in exchange for a meal. He's been donating his time there since March and he says he's met many others just like him. "Some of them even come to the management in tears and they are so hungry and the management helps them," he said. There are three Panera Cares Community cafes -- one in...Full Story
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