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OCALA, FL, August 30, 2021 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Celebrity's Soul Food®, the country's first-ever soul food restaurant chain, recently announced some of the athletes who will be bringing their star power to the grand opening of the flagship location in Ocala, FL. Karate Hall of Famer Donnie Williams and Ray Leonard Jr., the son of the boxing legend and a star collegiate athlete and motivational speaker in his own right, will be among some of the special guests for the September 3, 2021 event taking place at noon at 2237 SW 19th Avenue Road in Ocala, FL.
"We are honored to have these positive role models join us for this very momentous occasion and to lend their support for our nationwide launch of Celebrity's Soul Food," said Dr. Fredrick Jacobs, Co-Founder and CEO of Celebrity's Soul Food. "We have a very special day planned and are excited to bring our quality food and service to Central Florida. The Ocala restaurant is just the beginning, as we have plans to open 200 locations within the next few years. It's a truly exciting time for our organization!"
In addition to the special guest appearances, the Ocala Celebrity's grand opening will feature a computer donation drive benefiting the Aeras Foundation. Gently used laptops and tablets collected at the September 3 event will be rehabilitated and donated to local Ocala students in need. Aeras Foundation ambassadors will be on hand to collect cash donations, which will also benefit area students. The non-profit connects school-aged children with technology when access is not available to them. For more information, visit www.aeras.foundation.
The grand opening will also feature an official ribbon-cutting ceremony at 12:30 p.m. with the Ocala County Chamber & Economic Partnership to commemorate the day, with entertainment, and more.
For more information about Celebrity's Soul Food, visit www.celebrityssoulfood.com or follow them on Facebook or Instagram.
About Celebrity's Soul Food
Celebrity's Soul Food®, the country's fastest-growing soul food chain, provides legendary, scratch-made dishes paired with a VIP experience to every guest. The quality casual restaurant takes guests on a culinary adventure with their innovative twists on traditional soul food. Dishes are prepared fresh and with high quality ingredients.
Celebrity's Soul Food was founded and is spearheaded by husband-and-wife duo, Dr. Fredrick and Taja Jacobs. Corporate offices are located in California and Florida. For more information, visit www.celebrityssoulfood.com.
For information on the Celebrity's Soul Food franchise opportunity, visit https://www.celebrityssoulfood.com/franchise.
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