Published: Jun 06, 2014 8:11 AM EDT
Updated: Jun 06, 2014 8:18 AM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Doughnut lovers, take a deep breath. Friday is your day, as we celebrate National Doughnut Day.

Bennett's Fresh Roast, is marking the occasion by rewarding you with a free doughnut (limit one per customer) with the purchase of any size coffee.

National Doughnut Day actually dates back to 1938, as a Salvation Army fundraiser to help those in need during the great depression.

Known for their fresh from scratch doughnuts made daily and being the only Southwest Florida doughnut shop offering fresh roasted coffee. Bennett's Fresh Roast is proud celebrate this day with its customers.

Those wishing to celebrate the iconic pastry, can do so from 6:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (while supplies last) at both Bennett's locations. In downtown Fort Myers at 2011 Bayside Parkway and on Sanibel Island at 1020 Periwinkle Way.