So friends and family of nurses: It's understandable if you're strapped for cash, but maybe these deals might help you show the nurse in your life some appreciation when they need it most. Nurses, today is your day, feel free to act like it's your birthday and claim these gifts.

Starbucks extended its offering of free brewed coffee for frontline workers through the end of the month. You can take it hot or iced, as long as you identify as a front-line worker. So it's not just nurses, but doctors, paramedics, hospital and medical staff, researches, firefighters, and police officers.

Dunkin': On May 6, Dunkin' is offering free medium coffee and a free doughnut, no purchase necessary, to all nurses and healthcare workers.

Corner Bakery is offering nurses and healthcare professionals free coffee all week (through May 8).

Coffee Bean & Tea Leafwill be treating nurses and healthcare professionals to either a free coffee or tea (hot or cold) on May 6. But if a simple brew is not your style, you'll get $1 off whichever specialty beverage you choose.

Jet's Pizza: Nurses and health care workers will get 30% off menu-priced pizzas with code BADGE on May 6. Just show a valid ID upon delivery or pickup.

Krispy Kreme has been giving free donuts to health care workers every Monday for some time. To get the free donuts, place your order at a Krispy Kreme drive-thru and show your employee badge. Next Monday, May 11 is the last day of the deal.

Outback Steakhouse has a 10% heroes discount for nurses, doctors, and medical/hospital staff to use any day.