15 Freebies, 5 Prizes and 1 Big Thanks for Nurses Week

Wednesday, May 6th marks the kick-off for Nurses week, a national holiday saying ‘thanks’ to all the dedicated nurses out there who tend to every cough, sneeze and scratch. Businesses around the world want to show their appreciation by offering deals and freebies to nurses on this special week. Don’t miss out! Here’s a quick list of organizations reaching out to nurses beginning Wednesday, May 6th you shouldn’t miss out on:

We’re Giving Away Our Own Freebies…

Like our Facebook page and watch for posts during Nurses Week to find out how you can enter to win one of our 5 giveaways!

For the Foodies:

Sprinkles Cupcakes

Offer: Nurses receive a free sweet treat with presentation of a valid work ID.

Buca di Beppo

Offer: Individualized free meals are being offered by this Italian food chain beginning May 6th through the 11th for dine-in customers with a valid work ID.


Offer: Participating establishments will offer nurses with valid work ID a free classic Cinnabon Roll or MiniBon.

Dunkin Donuts

Offer: Various locations are offering a free 160z. Dunkin’ Dark Roast iced coffee May 6th through the 12th between 4p.m. and 10p.m. with a valid health care ID.

Tijuana Flats

Offer: On May 6th only, nurses with a valid work ID can receive 50% off an entree.

El Taco

Offer: Monday, May 11th between 5p.m. and 10p.m., nurses can receive a 15% discount for dinner with a valid work ID.

Chick-Fil-A (Falls Church, VA)

Offer: Free chicken sandwich on May 7th only with a valid healthcare ID.

Evos (Tampa area)

Offer: Free meal or salad with purchase of meal or salad on May 6th at all locations in Tampa.

Papa John’s (Benton, Arkansas)

Offer: Between May 6th and May 12th, SMH nurses can enjoy 50% off all pizzas of any size with any toppings with no limit! Promotion code: NRS50

Quaker Steak and Lube

Offer: 20% off your entree with a valid work ID.

For the Shoppers:

New York & Co.

Offer: Both in-store and online with a valid work ID, nurses can enjoy a 30% discount on May 5th through May 7th. (Online shoppers must use the promo code: 1810).

Education, pets and everything in between:

Hillsborough County (Tampa area)

Offer: Are you a pet lover? During the entire month of May, Hillsborough County Pet Resource Center is celebrating National Nurses Week by offering half-price pet adoption!


Offer: Each day during nurses week, the blog will be hiding a username and zipcode of a lucky winner of a $50 American Express gift card. Keep your eyes on the blog for a chance to win.


Offer: Several prizes are up for grabs during the week of nurses appreciation including: Nabee socks, Five nurse watches, two copies of “The Nurses: A Year of Secrets, Drama and Miracles with the Heroes of the Hospital,” and two signed copies of “Becoming a Nursey.”


Offer: Multiple $2,000 scholarships (with a wave of the normal $65 application fee) for nurses interested in furthering their education in the medical field.

Here are more places to get fun freebies:

Nurses Week 2015 Freebies

National Nurse Appreciation Week Freebies

National Nurses Week Freebies