RALEIGH, CARY, WAKE FOREST, APEX, FUQUAY-VARINA, GOLDSBORO, FAYETTEVILLE, and WILMINGTON, NC – Papa Murphy’s Take ‘n’ Bake Pizza is asking pizza lovers to join them in raising money for a good cause to kick off a summer of giving. By partnering with UNC Children’s Hospital Monday, June 21, 2021, through Sunday, June 27, 2021, Papa Murphy’s will donate 33% of sales from that week in-store and online to support UNC Children’s Hospital. Customers will need to mention “UNC Children’s’, show a post on their mobile device, or enter code “UNC33” when they order online to participate.
Including walk-in, call-in, and online orders, the week-long initiative aims to raise awareness and supportive fundraising for UNC Children’s Hospital which cares for more than 70,000 children from all 100 counties in North Carolina each year. As a top-tier academic medical center, UNC Children’s Hospital upholds a four-tiered mission to “CARE,” aligning clinical care, advocacy, research, and education to deliver world-class family-centered care—always regardless of a family’s ability to pay.
“Our partners at UNC Children’s Hospital did a wonderful job serving the community during the pandemic and we hope our efforts will allow them to continue to make an impact,” shares Richard Averitte, Vice President of Marketing for Papa Murphy’s franchisee Twickenham Holdings LLC.
14 of Papa Murphy’s North Carolina locations are participating Monday, June 21, 2021, through Sunday, June 27, 2021. To find the most convenient location, visit https://order.papamurphys.com/locations/NC. All participating Papa Murphy’s Take ‘n’ Bake Pizza locations are open from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. Both walk-in orders and orders placed online at https://order.papamurphys.com/ will add to the fundraising efforts, which will be celebrated with a special check presentation the week of June 28, 2021.
Participating locations include:
756 West Williams Street
161 SE Cary Parkway
3434 Kildaire Farm Road
3639 Southwest Cary Parkway
3010 Traemoor Village Drive
3108 Raeford Drive
1422 N Main Street
2136 Wayne Memorial Drive
1028 Oberlin Road
6106 Falls of Neuse Road
11721 Retail Drive
2804 South College Street
5954 Carolina Beach Road
130 Hays Lane
“We are so thankful for the continued community support we have received from Papa Murphy’s Pizza. Having the support of community partners like Papa Murphy’s means so much to our hospital, families and kids.” says Cameron Shoaf, Coordinator of Special Events at UNC Children’s Hospital. “From spirit nights, to Pizza for Peds, and the We’re on Your Side campaign, to the upcoming spirit week for UNC Children’s, they have been and continue to be a true partner and supporter of our children’s hospital. They are always ready and willing to ‘Say Yes’ and help in whatever way they can. Through the just over $5,081.26 they have donated to our ‘Say Yes’ Fund to date, we have been able to help many of our families in need. The UNC Children’s “Say Yes” Fund supports the hospital’s greatest needs at any given moment. While we proudly offer care regardless of a family’s ability to pay, unfortunately, many families’ financial strains get worse when their child is hospitalized. We are able to provide assistance to families who need help making ends meet while their child is under our care by purchasing medical equipment for children with special needs, giving parking and meal vouchers while a child is undergoing treatment, or funding a research project to find better treatments. The flexibility of this fund allows us to adapt to an ever-changing health care environment, ensuring we meet whatever challenge may lie ahead for our patients.”
Moving forward, every third week of the month, Papa Murphy’s will be partnering with a different charity to donate 33% of their sales for that week.
For more information, contact Richard Averitte at Richard@pm-nc.com or 919-841-8774.
About Papa Murphy’s
Papa Murphy’s Holdings, Inc. (“Papa Murphy’s”) is a franchisor and operator of the largest Take ‘n’ Bake pizza brand in the United States, with a mission to “Change The Way You Pizza.” Papa Murphy’s exists to enrich the everyday with unconventional moments of happiness not only because our take ‘n bake pizzas are made-to-order daily using only the freshest ingredients but by providing exceptional service at over 1,250 franchised and corporate-owned locations across the U.S—plus locations in Canada and the UAE. With the core values of Quality, Service, Integrity, Teamwork as our guide, Papa Murphy’s offers guests a convenient, unparalleled experience for creating the best at-home meal experience. Along with fresh pizzas, Papa Murphy’s offers hand-crafted salads, sides, and desserts to complete your meal and please your palate. Order online at papamurphys.com or from our official Papa Murphy’s app everywhere, and find us on your favorite delivery apps in select markets.
About UNC Children’s Hospital
UNC Children’s Hospital promotes the health of all children through compassionate family-centered care, tireless advocacy, scientific discovery, and education of future leaders.
As a top-tier academic medical center, UNC Children’s combines clinical care, patient advocacy, cutting edge research, and education to protect the health of children throughout North Carolina and the world. They provide care and support to the families no matter how critical or rare a young patient’s health challenges might be. And of course, they provide this comprehensive care regardless of a family’s ability to pay. UNC Children’s offers complete inpatient and outpatient care at their state-of-the-art clinical home, N.C. Children’s Hospital, a part of UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill. They also bring leading-edge care “closer to home” with more than two dozen satellite outpatient clinics, located throughout North Carolina. To find out more visit https://www.uncchildrens.org.