Where: Dos Gringos Mesa 1958 S. Greenfield Rd. Mesa, AZ 85206
When: Sunday July 12, 2015 12pm-4pm
What: Maggie Ruiz Benefit and Car Wash
Following the tragic news of our amazing and outstanding employee, Maggie Ruiz, Dos Gringos Mesa gracefully asks for the support of the community and Arizona. Her family, friends, Dos Gringos Mesa staff, and guests will be in attendance for an event in her loving memory. Portion of all sales generated will be donated for the benefit of her beautiful son. Join us this Sunday June 12, 2015 12pm-4pm while we celebrate Maggie’s life and love she bestowed upon her family and friends. A benefit car wash will be held in conjunction with the event in the Dos Mesa parking lot at the same time as well.
Maggie wasn’t just an employee, she was family who was a bright star that will shine in our hearts forever. Her smile and personality not only encouraged the people around her to have fun working but it lit up the room. We will miss Maggie tremendously.
For more event details:
Maggie will be greatly missed more information about a benefit to honor Maggie and her beautiful son will be announced shortly. In the mean time we’re asking for the public’s assistance in finding the person/persons that hit Maggie and left the scene.
MESA, AZ – Department of Public Safety officials say that thanks to people calling in, they have been able to generate several leads in the case of a deadly Mesa hit-and-run.
Maggie Ruiz, 27, was struck and killed Saturday night after she fell from a motorcycle near the westbound US 60 ramp and Val Vista Drive. Officials said a driver struck Ruiz then left the scene without stopping.
After examining the debris, DPS Vehicle Crimes Unit believes the suspect’s car was a 2014 or 2015 Toyota Corolla.
Anyone with any information is urged to call the DPS Duty Office at 602-223-2212.
Did you know – Dos Gringos was established in 1996 in the heart of Downtown Scottsdale. Scottsdale Dos Gringos was the first of four Dos Gringos locations. Dos Gringos has had such an impact on the restaurant and/bar industry that the company holds copyright on “Sunday Funday” and “Day Drinker”. Dos Gringos is the #1 seller of corona in the Southwest region of the United States. Dos Gringos has won numerous awards throughout its established date in various media outlets and events for Best Patio Bar in Arizona and Nationally, Best Mexican Food and Tacos, Best Spring Training Hangout, Best Place to Meet Singles, Best Place for Couples, Best Cinco de Mayo Party, and many more! Dos Gringos throws the biggest and best Cinco de Mayo parties to date, one could say that Dos made Cinco de Mayo the party festival of the year in the southwest equivalent to St. Patrick’s Day on the east coast. Dos Gringos it’s not just a taco joint, it’s a Lifestyle. Dos Gringos has a huge regular base and employees that have been with the company for many years. Dos Gringos believes every employee and guest to be family, so welcome to the Dos Gringos family! Cheers!
Dos Gringos does Cinco de Mayo like fat kids love cake! Join the Dos Gringos locations for all day fun with award winning food, DJ’s, games, and cold drinks! 4 valley locations! Saturday May 2nd, Dos Chandler will be showing the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao fight! Don’t miss the fight and Cinco parties of the century! Visit Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/dosgringos/events or the website at http://www.dosgringosaz.com for more details!
Dos Gringos is excited to announce Dine Out for Donations every Wednesday 11am-7pm. Beginning in April Dos Gringos will be donating 20% of all sales to local food banks. Chandler will be donating to Chandler Christian Community Center, Mesa will be donating to United Food Bank, Scottsdale will be donating to Vista Del Camino, and South Tempe will be donating to The Society of St. Vincent De Paul. Dos Gringos was able to donate over $17,000.00 to local food banks last year (2014), we’re hoping to not only match the number but beat it this year! With your help, the only thing needed is to come in, eat, be merry, and 20% of the customer’s bill will be donated! Help us fight hunger in Arizona, every dollar donated makes a huge impact.
Arizona Hunger facts (From United Food Bank):
Arizona is tied as the worst state in the U.S. when it comes to child hunger and the 5th worst for overall food insecurity. 1 in 4 children; 1 in 5 adults; and 1 in 7 seniors struggle with hunger.