Starbucks says promotional posters offering undocumented immigrants a discount this Friday are not real.
The fake ads being circulated online have the Starbucks logo and advertise a “Starbucks Dreamer Day,” during which undocumented immigrants can supposedly get 40 percent off the menu.
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One poster also misspells Frappuccino as “Frappacino” while trying to convince Dreamers they could get the drink by using the coupon code “Unafraid.”
“This is completely false,” a Starbucks spokesperson told HuffPost on Tuesday. “Starbucks is not sponsoring any such event.”
The company’s Twitter account has also attempted to shoot down the fake event by responding to users who are posting the false information.
We’re sorry but you have been misinformed. Starbucks is sponsoring no such event. Please do not spread misinformation.
— Starbucks Coffee
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