For the first time in their history, 4Rivers Smokehouse will be open on a SundayNo, this is not a change in the 4Rivers business model. This is to raise funds funds for the victims and families of the tragic shooting at Orlando’s Pulse Nightclub. Proceeds from the day will be donated through the One Orlando Fund.Here is the text of John Rivers’ announcement:Friends and Colleagues,The tragic events from last weekend will forever change our beloved city. Precious lives were lost and innocence was stolen by a senseless act of hatred and fear. Though we can’t change whathappened, through unity we can influence what comes from it. It’s times like these that define who we are and shape the very fabric of our community.In that spirit, 4 Rivers Smokehouse for the first time will open its doors on a Sunday to raise funds for the victims of the tragic shooting at Orlando’s Pulse Nightclub. The 4 Rivers WinterPark location at 1600 W. Fairbanks Ave. will open this Sunday, June 19, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for dine-in and call-ahead orders.Proceeds from the day will go toward the Pulse victims and families through One Orlando Fund.Myself and members of my family will be working in the restaurant, alongside current and past team members of the 4R family. I hope you will join us in taking a stand against this horrific actof hate and in supporting those personally affected in its wake by stopping by on Sunday.Together we can bring light into this darkness and together, our good city will prevail.God Bless,John RiversFounder and CEO4R Restaurant GroupThe 4 Rivers Winter Park location is at 1600 W. Fairbanks Avenue. UF/IFAS in Apopka will temporarily house District staff; saves almost $400,000 June 20, 2016 at 8:59 am LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Previous articlePulse Shooting: Apopka prays, mourns and takes actionNext articleApopkan enters race for House District 31 seat Dale Fenwick RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Please enter your comment! Florida gas prices jump 12 cents; most expensive since 2014 You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here June 17, 2016 at 10:59 am Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter This is a true testimony of sharing the true nature of our one and only Gid., Love, Love, Love. Thanks for opening your doors. 2 COMMENTS Mama Mia Sandy Reply Please enter your name here Gov. DeSantis says new moment-of-silence law in public schools protects religious freedom Reply Thank you Mr. Rivers, family, and staff. It is very generous of you all to help the families and survivors, of the mass shootings. Thank you to the entire 4Rivers family for showing compassion and helping these people. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.