Jersey Mike's Subs Opens Second Matthews Location
Owners Celebrate With Fundraiser
September 08, 2015 // Franchising.com // Matthews, NC - Jersey Mike’s Subs, known for its fresh sliced/fresh grilled subs, opened in Matthews on September 2. Franchise owners Nick Smith and Rodger Blake-Ward held a grand opening fundraiser from Wednesday, September 2 to Wednesday, September 16 to support Charlotte Latin School, Elizabeth Lane Elementary School, Matthews Elementary School, Providence Springs Elementary School, Providence Road High School and Mckee Road Elementary School.
The new restaurant, located at 3116 Weddington Road circulated thousands of flyers throughout the community with various offers. For each offer redeemed, Jersey Mike’s will make a $3 donation to Charlotte Latin School, Elizabeth Lane Elementary School, Matthews Elementary School, Providence Springs Elementary School, Providence Road High School or Mckee Road Elementary School.
“Nick and I are grateful for the opportunity to support several different schools within the Matthews community,” said Blake-Ward. “Supporting our local schools for our grand opening fundraiser is an opportunity to raise money for student programs and invite customers to experience the Jersey Mike’s culture of giving.”
Blake-Ward and Smith are exemplary Jersey Mike’s franchise owners who share the company’s commitment to quality products and exceptional customer service, and who are dedicated to giving back to the local community. Since 2010, Jersey Mike’s locations throughout the country have raised nearly $13 million for worthy local charities and have distributed more than 1 million free sub sandwiches to help numerous causes. This year, the company’s 5th Annual Jersey Mike’s Month of Giving in March raised more than $3 million for 150 local charities throughout the country.
About Jersey Mike’s
Started in 1956, Jersey Mike’s now has 1,500 restaurants open and under development nationwide. In 2015, for the second year in a row, the company was named the #1 fastest growing chain in the Nation’s Restaurant News Top 100, and continues to win best sub awards in virtually every market it enters.
The growth is fueled by passionate Jersey Mike’s fans who crave their subs made Mike’s Way® with the freshest vegetables – onions, lettuce and tomatoes – topped off with an exquisite zing of “the juice” – red wine vinegar and olive oil blended to perfection. Jersey Mike’s premium meats and cheeses are sliced on the spot, piled high on in-store baked bread and served up with a helping of neighborly banter from a dedicated and high-energy team.
The restaurant’s hours are 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., seven days a week. You can contact this location directly at 980-339-3111.
SOURCE Jersey Mike’s