Jersey Mike’s Raises Over $3.6 Million for Feeding America®
With this donation, in the past two years, Jersey Mike’s has donated more than $11 million to Feeding America, helping provide over 110 million meals* through the organization’s nationwide network of 200 local member food banks.
“With the help of our customers in communities across the nation, to date, Jersey Mike’s has provided over 110 million meals for families in need,” said Peter Cancro, Founder and CEO, Jersey Mike’s Franchise Systems, Inc. “Raising up together, we always make a difference.”
This past weekend, Saturday, November 19, and Sunday, November 20, Jersey Mike’s donated 20 percent of sales to Feeding America.
“In our fight against hunger, Feeding America is grateful for partners like Jersey Mike’s, whose ongoing commitment will help us to better serve our neighbors,” said Claire Babineaux-Fontenot, CEO of Feeding America.
*$1 helps to provide at least ten meals secured by Feeding America® on behalf of local member food banks.
About Feeding America
Feeding America® is the largest hunger-relief organization in the United States. Through a network of more than 200 food banks, 21 statewide food bank associations, and over 60,000 partner agencies, food pantries and meal programs, we helped provide 6.6 billion meals to tens of millions of people in need last year. Feeding America also supports programs that prevent food waste and improve food security among the people we serve; brings attention to the social and systemic barriers that contribute to food insecurity in our nation; and advocates for legislation that protects people from going hungry. Visit www.feedingamerica.org, find us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.