Chicago-based Residence Run Inn distributed 2,500 pizzas and pencil instances alongside a number of organizations just like the Chicago Police Division, Chicago Fireplace Division, the Metropolis of Chicago Division of Household and Assist Providers (DFSS) and Chicago public faculties, in line with a press launch.
The meals distribution occasion started on the DFSS Dr. Martin Luther King Group Service Heart, the place dozens of community-based law enforcement officials picked up and handed out pizzas to kids at neighborhood elementary faculties on the finish of their faculty day. College students every obtained one cheese pizza and a pencil pouch with provides at 11 southside faculties throughout Police Districts 2, 3, 4, 5 and 22.
“We’re excited to help our college students and their households as the varsity 12 months begins,” mentioned Chicago Police Division Superintendent David O. Brown. “We’re grateful to be a accomplice on this initiative and for an additional alternative to proceed serving our communities.”
This 12 months’s partnership between Residence Run Inn and Metropolis of Chicago DFSS is distributing 10,000 pizzas all year long to Chicagoans experiencing homelessness, Chicago seniors and low-income households. With a dedication to serving weak populations, Residence Run Inn and DFSS have already distributed over 4,000 pizzas to greater than 15 homeless shelters and 21 senior facilities throughout the town.
“Bringing smiles to younger faces as they look forward to a vibrant new faculty 12 months is an inspiration for all of us at Residence Run Inn,” Gina (Perrino) Bolger, senior vp and fourth-generation member of the family of Residence Run Inn, mentioned within the launch.
Residence Run Inn has 9 pizzerias all through Chicago and the model’s frozen pizza is bought in additional than 40 states.