MADD Canada

MADD Canada

September 21, 2011 11:00 ET

Gino's Pizza Gives Away Free Slice for $1 Donation to MADD Canada

OAKVILLE, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 21, 2011) - In a delicious new fundraiser that's sure to tempt the taste buds, Gino's Pizza is teaming up with MADD Canada to support the fight against impaired driving.

September 22 is Gino's Day in support of MADD Canada. In-store customers get one free slice of pizza for every minimum $1 donation made to MADD Canada between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Gino's Pizza is the newest National Sponsor of MADD Canada's School Assembly Program. The 2011-2012 program, Damages, kicked off its national tour earlier this month. Damages and the French show, Dommages, will be seen by more than 1 million students across the country over the course of this school year.

"Gino's Day will not only raise much-needed funds to support MADD Canada and our School Assembly Program, it will also raise a great deal of awareness about the dangers and terrible consequences of impaired driving," said MADD Canada National President Denise Dubyk. "We are thrilled to welcome Gino's Pizza to the MADD Canada team and thank them for their innovative and generous contribution."

"Gino's Pizza is proud to host this special day for MADD Canada," said Gino's Pizza's Rocco Giovannelli. "It's a great way for us to offer customers a great deal and raise funds for a cause that is helping make our communities safer."

Treat yourself on Gino's Day. Visit one of 60 Gino's Pizza locations in Ontario and make a minimum $1 donation to MADD Canada. You'll enjoy a delicious slice of pizza and have the satisfaction of knowing you have helped the effort to stop impaired driving and support victims of this violent crime.

For a list of Gino's Pizza locations, visit:

About MADD Canada

MADD Canada (Mothers Against Drunk Driving) is a national, charitable organization that is committed to stopping impaired driving and supporting the victims of this violent crime. With volunteer-driven groups in more than 100 communities across Canada, MADD Canada aims to offer support services to victims, heighten awareness of the dangers of impaired driving and save lives and prevent injuries on our roads.

About Gino's Pizza

Founded in 1981, Gino's Pizza now has over 60 locations in Ontario and is expanding aggressively. The corporation's vast knowledge base, flexibility, and ability to cater product and services to local taste needs have given it a new and exciting product line. In 1998, "Panino", its "Hot Italian Sandwich" was introduced. In 2003, Gino's Pizza introduced exclusive Gourmet toppings has given its base product a new and favourable taste that has separated it from the competition. As a result, Gino's Pizza franchise owners have a tremendous advantage over the traditional pizza companies in the Canadian marketplace.

Contact Information

  • MADD Canada
    Denise Dubyk
    National President

    Gino's Pizza
    Sonia Gangar
    Director of Marketing