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CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 22, 2023-- Krispy Kreme® will celebrate the Class of 2023 with a FREE Original Glazed® dozen and an all-new “Dough-ploma” on Wednesday, May 24.

All graduating high school and college seniors wearing class of 2023 swag are eligible (Photo: Business Wire)

Any high school or college senior who wears their Class of 2023 swag – from shirts and jackets to graduation cap and gown – can get a FREE Original Glazed dozen in a special Dough‑ploma-wrapped box at participating shops while supplies last, no purchase necessary.

Graduating from school being among life’s most epic accomplishments and moments of joy, this is the fourth consecutive year Krispy Kreme has honored graduating seniors with free dozens.

"We started this during the COVID-19 pandemic, and we haven’t forgotten that the lives of this year’s graduates were heavily impacted by the pandemic. We are thrilled to celebrate their perseverance and spirit the best way we know how: free Original Glazed doughnuts,” said Dave Skena, Global Chief Brand Officer for Krispy Kreme. “We hope grads stop by their local Krispy Kreme shop Wednesday dressed in their cap and gown or other Class of 2023 swag, to enjoy a free dozen on us and get their ‘Dough-ploma’.”

Members of the Class of 2023 can show how they’re celebrating their graduation with a FREE Original Glazed® dozen and Dough-ploma by using #KrispyKreme and tagging @krispykreme. Learn more about Krispy Kreme’s Grad Day promotions by visiting

About Krispy Kreme

Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Krispy Kreme is one of the most beloved and well-known sweet treat brands in the world. Our iconic Original Glazed® doughnut is universally recognized for its hot-off-the-line, melt-in-your-mouth experience. Krispy Kremeoperates in over 30 countries through its unique network of fresh doughnut shops, partnerships with leading retailers, and a rapidly growing Ecommerce and delivery business with nearly 12,000 fresh points of access. Our purpose of touching and enhancing lives through the joy that is Krispy Kreme guides how we operate every day and is reflected in the love we have for our people, our communities and the planet. Connect with Krispy Kreme Doughnuts at, or on one of its many social media channels, including and

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