Archives for month: March, 2012

Boston Pizza Raises Money for Charities

Posted by jg on March 1st, 2012 in Category Charity News, News from Canada (no responses)

Boston Pizza (in Richmond, BC) guests shared the love this Valentine’s Day through the restaurant’s 20th annual heart-shaped pizza charity event, which raised more than $614,000 for the Boston Pizza Foundation.

The Boston Pizza Foundation raises funds for a variety of local, regional and national charities across Canada, including the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada, Kids Help Phone and Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Since 1993, the Boston Pizza Valentine’s Day program has raised more than $4.6 million.

“We are grateful to all of our guests across the country who were hungry to make a difference by enjoying thousands of heart-shaped pizzas in support of the Boston Pizza Foundation,” says Cheryl Treliving, Executive Director of the Boston Pizza Foundation. “With the dedication and hard work of so many at Boston Pizza, we were able to raise over $614,000, the most in the 20 year history of the program.”

Read the full article here.