OKC Regional Food Bank Teams With Jersey Mike's Subs

Saturday, March 21st 2015, 12:13 pm
By: News 9

Regional Food Bank and Jersey Mike's Subs are teaming up to help fight childhood hunger.

Wednesday, March 25th, participating Jersey Mike's Subs in the metro area host a “Day of Giving”, in which all sales benefit the Regional Food Bank's Food For Kids programs.

The event is part of Jersey Mike's fifth annual “Month of Giving” fundraising campaign. During the month of March, customers can also make a donation to the Regional Food Bank at 13 Jersey Mike's restaurants.

The participation locations include the following:

1724 South Broadway Extension in Edmond

660 S.W. 19th Street in Moore

1630 N.W. 23rd Street in Oklahoma City

2522 W. Memorial Road in Oklahoma City

3604 North May Avenue in Oklahoma City

6401 Northwest Expressway 126B in Oklahoma City

6719 North May Avenue in Oklahoma City

6815 S.W. 3rd Street in Oklahoma City

7500 South Santa Fe in Oklahoma City

1940 S. Air Depot Boulevard in Midwest City

1600 Garth Brooks Boulevard in Yukon

1204 North Interstate Drive in Norman

2504 A N.W. Cache Road in Lawton

Last year, these locations raised $36,400, which supported 182 children in Food For Kids.

The Food for Kids Backpack Program provides chronically hungry elementary school students a backpack full of kid-friendly, nutritious food every Friday. Last year, the Regional Food Bank served more than 18,500 students in 501 schools in 53 central and western Oklahoma counties.

Learn more about the Regional Food Bank