Pizza Hut Showin’ The Love For St. Jude
Pizza Hut will soon hold its fundraiser for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. How awesome is that? The fundraiser will be next Monday March 30.
Twenty percent of all sales between 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday, March 30 will be donated to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. The great thing is that this will be going on at all 36 Stores in our region. That's all locations in the Four States area. You can find out more about this event by contacting Neil Jones at (903) 276-6884.
You can keep up to date on this fundraiser at their events page on Facebook.
Did you know that Pizza Hut was founded by two college students? Ha! Why does that not surprise me? From Wikipedia:
Pizza Hut was founded in 1958 by two Wichita State University students, Frank and Dan Carney, as a single location in Wichita, Kansas. The oldest continuously operating Pizza Hut in the world is in Manhattan, Kansas, in a shopping and tavern district known as Aggieville near Kansas State University. The first Pizza Hut restaurant east of the Mississippi was opened in Athens, Ohio in 1966 by Lawrence Berberick and Gary Meyers.
Pizza Hut's international presence includes Canada and Mexico in North America, India, Bangladesh, United Kingdom, Costa Rica, Ecuador Nicaragua, Pakistan, and its Asian presence includes The Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, China, Hong Kong, and Macau.
Pizza Hut was one of the first American franchises to open in Iraq.