Pizza Guys Partners with American Cancer Society for October Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Pink at Pizza Guys



Pizza Guys

During the month of October, when you walk into any Pizza Guys location you will be seeing pink. Pizza Guys has proudly partnered with the American Cancer Society (ACS) for the month of October to promote breast cancer awareness and raise a minimum goal of $30,000.

Customers who purchase a Large Pizza in October will notice that the box color is changed to pink, the universally recognized color for breast cancer awareness. Pizza Guys would like customers to get social with this campaign and use #PinkBox on Instagram and Twitter with their orders. There will also be fan participation prizes on their Facebook page at http://facebook.com/realpizzarealvalue during the month of October. 

Pizza Guys’ Vice President of Operations, Mike Morgan, said, “Not only are we doing a fundraiser, but we are also committed to educating our customers about breast cancer. Cancer has touched the lives of many of our employees and their families. This program allows our employees and customers to get in the fight against breast cancer. We are very excited to help raise funds for research and increase awareness.”

Pizza Guys will donate a portion of proceeds of every large pizza sold. In addition, one dollar will be donated from each purchase of their promotion A Slice of Hope” that features a Large Two Topping Pizza with a Special Pink Sauce (Classic Tomato Sauce mixed with Creamy Garlic Sauce) and a Regular Garlic Bread for $20.00 (Offer 2060. Customers also have the opportunity to donate directly to ACS starting at one dollar increments in store, over the phone, or online when they order. 

It is Pizza Guys first time partnering with ACS. Kim Bui, HR Director said, “We approached ACS because they are a reputable organization involved in the communities that they serve. ACS was very enthusiastic and helpful throughout the entire campaign planning process. They are true professionals and we look forward to a successful October campaign, and many more in our future.”

The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, ACS has regional and local offices throughout the country that support 11 geographical Divisions and ensure that they have a presence in every community. For more than 100 years, ACS has worked relentlessly to save lives and create a world with less cancer and more birthdays. Together with millions of their supporters worldwide, they help people stay well, help people get well, find cures, and fight back against cancer. For more 
information on ACS, please go to their website http://cancer.org

Pizza Guys was started in 1986 by Shahpour Nejad and Reza Kalantari. Their goal was to create a pizza dedicated to quality and value while combining the fresh California flavor. They started franchising Pizza Guys in 1994. Pizza Guys currently has over 60 locations throughout California, Nevada and Oregon.

Edit Module

Tell us what you think at or email.

Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Related Articles

Globe Food Equipment Expands Its Cooking Line

Company unveils electric sandwich grill combo unit.

Univex Leading The Way in Pizza Innovation

The Univex Pizza System puts a new twist on the pizza-making process.

Coca-Cola Zero Sugar Launches in U.S. with New and Improved Coca-Cola Taste

New recipe tastes like a Coke with zero sugar and zero calories

PizzaCo Uses Custom Version of Greenbox for Delivery and Carryout

PizzaCo is a gas station turned artisan pizza restaurant in Stratford, Connecticut

AB Mauri North America Named a Top Workplace

St. Louis Dispatch recognizes baking technology company as one of region's top employers.

Merged Firenza/Persona Pizza Chain to Add 11 Stores in 6 Months

Nearly 100 others are in development for the create-your-own-pizza franchise

Smithfield Foodservice Races in the Fight Against Child Hunger

The largest pork producer in the U.S. joins over 250 award-winning chefs and members of the culinary community set to push their physical limits to fight hunger this May.

Lesaffre Yeast Corporation Breaks Ground on New Baking Ingredients Blending Plant

Saf-Pro Ingredients to bring complete line of baking ingredient blends to North American bakers.

Feeding America Launches MealConnect Technology Platform to Reduce Food Waste and End Hunger

Using the app, pizzerias and other restaurants can easily donate leftover food to food pantries and meal programs.

New PZ Series Wireless Ingredient Scales Features Hands-Free Tare

Cables never get in the way with this wireless scale, perfect for busy food prep stations in commercial kitchens.
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module
Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags