Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation, Inc. receives check from Jersey Mike’s newest shop (located on Bahia Vista and 41)
SARASOTA, FL – November, 14, 2014 – The cheerful team at Jersey Mike’s was smiles a plenty this morning when they presented their check in the amount of $2,321 to Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation to benefit the Employee Partners in Caring Campaign (EPIC) at Sarasota Memorial Hospital. “By teaming up with the Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation, we can support local families through the incredible efforts of the foundation. At Jersey Mike’s, giving is central to our business and we look forward to continuing the partnership and involvement in our community.” — Beth Kariofyllis, Jersey Mike’s Subs Owner
Since 2004, the EPIC Campaign has enabled Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation, Inc. to provide grants in excess of $665,000 that are funding continuing education for staff, technology, and instructional programs that benefit our patients and community on a daily basis.
Alex Quarles, the CEO for Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation, said “it is always wonderful to see these types of partnerships blossom. We are lucky to have such amazing support from our friend’s at Jersey Mike’s”.
“Everything about the Jersey Mike’s culture revolves around our commitment to our customers and to the community. It is why we care so much about the quality of our food, the level of service in our restaurants and our relationships in the community. Partnering with Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation was a wonderful fit with our brand and our values. SMHF’s deep roots in the community and philanthropy efforts align with those of Jersey Mike’s and we are excited to have such a wonderful partnership.” — Courtney Alberigo, Southeast Regional Marketing Director Jersey Mike’s Subs
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About Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation, Inc. Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization with the mission to improve the delivery of healthcare for the Sarasota area through the acquisition and utilization of philanthropic funds. Since 1976, the Foundation has awarded more than $54 million to support patient care, research, education, state-of-the-art medical technology and facilities. For more information on how you can give to your healthcare partner call (941) 917-1286 or visit www.smhf.org or follow us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/SarasotaMemorialHealthcareFoundationInc)
About Jersey Mike’s
Jersey Mike’s, a fast-casual sub sandwich franchise with more than 1,300 locations open and under development nationwide, has a long history of community involvement and support. Jersey Mike’s serves authentic fresh sliced subs on freshly baked bread – the same recipe it started with in 1956. The company’s mission is to bring its customers the highest quality, freshest made sub in the industry and give back to the communities in which it operates. For more information, please visit www.jerseymikes.com or follow us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/jerseymikes) and Twitter (www.twitter.com/jerseymikes).