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Tim Sheahan, Boys & Girls Clubs of Central New Mexico – 505-881-0777
WISEPIES PIZZA & SALAD ANNOUNCES 2017 WISEINITIATIVES FUNDRAISER RECIPIENT
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central New Mexico to Receive 100% of Funds Raised with a Goal of $10,000
Albuquerque, NM – January 30, 2017 - WisePies Pizza & Salad®, A Family Pizza Joint, announced today that out of 72 submissions, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central New Mexico will be the recipient of the WiseInitiatives Supporting Community fundraiser that positively impacts our communities in New Mexico.
The effort will kick-off on February 1, 2017 and run through March 31, 2017. All New Mexico locations will jointly benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs with a goal to raise $10,000. The mission behind the WiseInitiatives Supporting Community fundraiser is to support organizations that provide food, clothing, shelter and/or services to the youth in our communities. Through sponsorships and events that directly support our local communities, WisePies Pizza & Salad makes a direct impact on our neighborhoods and families that need it most. We believe in the future of our communities and pledge to make an ongoing difference.
“Every day, the teams at Boys and Girls Clubs across the State are making positive impacts in the lives of our children,” stated WisePies Spokesperson Season Elliott. “We are so thrilled to support such a positive and impactful organization.”
"The Boys & Girls Clubs of Central New Mexico is extremely honored to be selected as the WisePies Pizza & Salad charity." said President & CEO of Boys and Girls Clubs of Central New Mexico, Tim Sheahan. "Their generosity will help support our mission to enable our young people, especially those who need us most, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens."
This effort supports more than 2,500 children each year who are more likely to engage in risky behavior and provides them with mentorship, confidence, better relationships and educational achievement. During this time, each guest that visits any WisePies Pizza & Salad restaurant in New Mexico will be asked to support their community by donating $1 or more to the Boys & Girls Clubs. In return, WisePies Pizza & Salad will give back a $1 coupon to be used on their next purchase. Supporters will also be asked to write their name on a WiseInitiative sticker to be displayed within the store for the duration of the fundraiser to draw additional attention to the effort. Online donations can be made at wisepiespizza.com/wiseinitiative.
ABOUT BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF CENTRAL NEW MEXICO:
Since 1952, Boys & Girls Clubs of Central New Mexico (BGCCNM) has provided at-risk children, between the ages of 5 and 18, with a safe place to learn and grow. Currently the Club serves over 2,500 children in its Albuquerque and Rio Rancho Clubs, providing them with state-of-the-art programming administered by highly trained staff. Club members learn leadership skills, explore career opportunities, and become healthy individuals who are ready to tackle tomorrow’s challenges.
ABOUT WISEPIES PIZZA & SALAD:
WisePies Pizza & Salad, a Family Pizza Joint, creates personal gourmet pizzas & calzones, fresh salads and hot wings prepared just the way you like it in under 5 minutes from start to finish. With an invitation for everyone to walk through the build-your-own pizza, calzone or salad process, the quality and personalization is unmatched with a budget-friendly price point that keeps guests coming back time and time again. The selection of pizza crusts, sauces, salad greens, dressings and toppings are prepared fresh daily to each store. WisePies offers the more health conscious guest many WiseChoices like traditional, whole-wheat and gluten-free crust along with freshly made salads and 30+ delectable toppings that allow our guests to create their very own WisePie or WiseSalad, meet healthier standards, and make each member of the family happy with the choices available.
WisePies Pizza & Salad is solely owned by Steven B. Chavez and is headquartered in Albuquerque, NM. The first store opened on January 18, 2014, and has 10 stores with restaurant locations throughout New Mexico and in Tempe, AZ. WisePies Pizza & Salad has partnerships with Coca-Cola Freestyle, Dippin’ Dots and most locations now provide delivery service through GrubHub. Each restaurant location is independently owned and operated by a member of the franchisee network. Want your own pizza joint? We’ll make you and offer you can’t refuse at www.wisepiespizza.com/franchise.
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