METAIRIE, La. -- Krispy Kreme in Metairie is offering a free dozen glazed doughnuts for 12 pounds or more of Mardi Gras beads.
The beads will then be donated to the Arc of Greater New Orleans Mardi Gras Recycling Center.
The offer lasts from Monday to Wednesday at 825 Clearview Pkwy.
The Arc of Greater New Orleans helps give those with "intellectual disabilities the opportunity to develop, function and live to their fullest potential."