On March 28, a special nationwide celebration, “Make A Difference Day,” will take place at all Jersey Mike’s locations to benefit local charities with a mission to help children. On that day, our customers will either make a minimum $2 contribution to their local charity in exchange for a free regular sub, or the store will donate 50 percent of the day’s sales to their charity. 74 Different charities from across the nation are joining forces with Jersey Mike’s Subs restaurants all month long for the 2ndAnnual March “Month of Giving” fundraising campaign. The campaign will culminate in the nationwide event, Jersey Mike’s “Make A Difference Day” on March 28. During the month of March, customers can make a donation to local charities at any Jersey Mike’s restaurant. The inaugural Month of Giving campaign last year raised more than $600,000 for 66 charities nationwide. In total last year, Jersey Mike’s locations throughout the country raised more than $2 million for worthy local charities and distributed more than 200,000 free sub sandwiches to help numerous causes.
“Our commitment to the core Jersey Mike’s value of giving back to the communities we serve has never been stronger,” said Peter Cancro, Jersey Mike’s founder and CEO, who started the company when he was only 17 years old. “We know our customers share this passion and, with their help, we hope to make a big difference in the lives of children throughout this country.”