Published: Feb 04, 2013 6:46 AM EST
Updated: Feb 04, 2013 8:19 AM EST

FORT MYERS, Fla. - On National Pancake Day, Tuesday, February 5, participating IHOP restaurants are giving guests complimentary short stacks of its famous buttermilk pancakes with the hopes that guests will leave a voluntary donation to your local Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

In 2012 alone, IHOP raised more than $3 million in support of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and other local charities. To date IHOP has raised more than $10 million dollars for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and other local charities.

Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and IHOP are hoping to raise the bar this year -- to raise $3 million more, a total of $13 million for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and other local charities. 

To find a local IHOP or to donate online, visit www.ihoppancakeday.com.