Published: Sep 06, 2010 6:59 PM EDT
Updated: Sep 06, 2010 3:59 PM EDT

LEE COUNTY, Fla - Chili's restaurants across Southwest Florida are stepping up today to help a local hero.

Private First Class Corey Kent of Cape Coral was nearly killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan.

On Labor Day Chili's is raising money to help him recover from his injuries.

If you want to help, just visit any local Chili's and mention the promotion.

Ten percent of sales from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. will support his recovery.