Charitable BOGARD restaurant projects to fund 100,000 free meals in first year

The man who's opening BOGARD in Overton Square projects the restaurant will provide 100,000 free meals the first year through Mid-South Food Bank.

"BOGARD is the first of its kind,'' said Edward Bogard, philanthropist and founder of SoGiv. That's a six-year-old nonprofit company that designs, makes and sells shoes and gives the proceeds to more than 20 charitable foundations.

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