CEDARS is joining forces with three Jersey Mike’s Subs restaurants in Lincoln for the 6th Annual March “Month of Giving” fundraising campaign. During the month of March, customers can make a donation to CEDARS at any area Jersey Mike’s restaurant.
The campaign will culminate in Jersey Mike’s “Day of Giving” on Wednesday, March 30, when local Jersey Mike’s restaurants will donate 100 percent of the day’s sales – every single dollar that comes in – to CEDARS.
Throughout the country, on Day of Giving, Jersey Mike’s locations will donate 100 percent of sales to more than 180 different charities including hospitals, youth organizations, food banks and more.
“I would like to extend a personal invitation to you and your family to visit Jersey Mike’s Subs throughout the month of March, and especially on Day of Giving when 100 percent of sales – every penny – goes to help a great local cause,” said Peter Cancro, Jersey Mike’s founder and CEO, who started the company when he was only 17 years old.
For a list of participating restaurants in your area and for more information on our charity partners, please visit www.jerseymikes.com. Everyone is invited to come in to a local Jersey Mike’s restaurant and enjoy a delicious sub meal. Coupons to be used at Jersey Mike's Lincoln locations can be found on CEDARS Facebook page.
Last year’s Month of Giving campaign raised more than $3 million for 150 different charities nationwide. Since 2010, Jersey Mike’s locations throughout the country have raised nearly $14 million for worthy local charities and distributed more than 1.5 million free sub sandwiches to help numerous causes.
About Jersey Mike’s Subs
Jersey Mike’s, a fast-casual sub sandwich franchise with more than 1,500 locations open and under development nationwide, believes that making a sub sandwich and making a difference can be one and the same. Jersey Mike’s offers A Sub Above®, serving authentic fresh sliced subs on freshly baked bread – the same recipe it started with in 1956 – and is passionate about giving back to its local communities. For more information, please visit www.jerseymikes.com or follow us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/jerseymikes) and Twitter (www.twitter.com/jerseymikes).
Founded in 1947 by the Reverend Charles and Alberta Danner, CEDARS has provided care for children and youth in crisis for 69 years. This year CEDARS will deliver services to nearly 2,500 children and their families. Providing refuge for children and youth who have no other safe place to spend the night is the core of CEDARS mission, pursued through comprehensive efforts to help kids in crisis and build strong families. For more information call 402-434-KIDS(5437) or visit CEDARS online at www.cedarskids.org.