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Yard Dawgz and Jersey Mike’s Participate in “American Red Cross Stocking Program”

July 28, 2010 • Oklahoma City, OK

The Yard Dawgz have partnered with the American Red Cross of Central Oklahoma and the 10 metro area Jersey Mike’s to aid in the collection of stocking stuffers for the “American Red Cross Stocking Program”.  

Starting Monday, July 26, 2010, all local Jersey Mike’s locations will be collection points for the campaign.  For store locations please visit www.jerseymikes.com.  Each store will collect both monetary and item donations from the following list.

The following items have been requested:

  • Pencil Erasers
  • Small Notepads
  • Bubbles
  • Play Dough
  • Crayons
  • Coloring Books
  • Small Puzzles
  • Playing Cards
  • Activity Books

“We are extremely excited to join forces with one of our great partners, Jersey Mike’s Subs, and assist the American Red Cross Stocking Program.  Even though Christmas is six months away, we want to kick start donations for this worthy cause.  Items brought to Jersey Mike’s Subs will be distributed to needy families and agencies serving underprivileged children within our community during the holiday season,” said Yard Dawgz General Manager Christie Cook.  

About Jersey Mike’s 

Jersey Mike’s, a sub sandwich franchise with more than 450 stores open and under development nationwide, has a long history of community involvement and support. Started at the Jersey Shore in 1956, Jersey Mike’s serves authentic Northeast style subs on fresh baked bread – the same recipe it started with over 50 years ago. The company’s mission is to bring its customers the highest quality, freshest made sub in the industry and give back to the communities in which it operates. A store locator and franchise information for Jersey Mike’s can be found at www.jerseymikes.com

On Wednesday, July 28, 2010, Yard Dawgz players and dance team members will be at the 6815 SW 3rd St. OKC, OK 73128 Jersey Mike’s location from 11-1:30 p.m. The Yard Dawgz will host the Tulsa Talons on July 30 at the Cox Convention Center.  Single game tickets are on sale, starting at only $10! The Yard Dawgz Block Party will begin at 5 p.m. on Reno and kickoff is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. 

For additional information, please call (405) 228-3294 or visit www.okcyarddawgz.com.

"Jersey Mike’s Subs," "Jersey Mike’s," and "Mike’s Way" are registered trademarks of Jersey Mike’s Franchise Systems, Inc.