November 02, 2015 // Franchising.com // ATLANTA, GA – Education is the gift that keeps on giving. Join Church’s® Scholars Program in providing life-changing opportunities for local students in your area. Now through November 29th, guests can purchase a coupon booklet at participating Church’s restaurants to help graduating high school seniors pursue their college degrees. The coupon booklet offers free and greatly reduced pricing on a number of your favorite Church’s Chicken items, and is available for purchase at participating restaurants for just $1.
“We take great pride in giving back and proudly serving the communities in and around our restaurants,” says Ed Brett, President of Church’s Partners Foundation, Inc. “For that reason we created Church’s Scholars Program to reinforce our belief in the importance of education as a means of strengthening communities and families.”
Originally launched in 2013 with a pilot program in San Antonio, TX, the Church’s Scholars Program has already awarded $225,000 in college scholarships. The $1,000 scholarships are funded through the sale of coupon booklets plus corporate, vendor and franchisee contributions.
Coupons include Free Leg or Thigh, Free 3 Piece Jalapeño Peppers, 2 Free Honey-Butter Biscuits, Free Tender Strips®, and great deals on family meal choices.
Founded in Atlanta, GA in 2007, the Church’s Partners Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c) (3) not-for-profit organization. Its mission is to provide support and assistance to the employees and franchisees of Church’s Chicken and Texas Chicken®, their families and the communities in which they live. Programs include the Church’s Scholars Program, which provides $1,000 scholarships to eligible applicants. For more information, visit or www.churchspartners.org.
Founded in San Antonio, TX in 1952 by George W. Church, Church’s Chicken is one of the largest quick service restaurant chicken chains in the world. Church’s specializes in Original and Spicy Chicken freshly prepared throughout the day in small batches that are hand-battered and double-breaded, Tender Strips, sandwiches, honey-butter biscuits made from scratch and freshly baked, and classic, home-style sides all for a great value. Church’s (along with its sister brand Texas Chicken outside the Americas) has more than 1,650 locations in 25 countries and international territories and system-wide sales of more than $1 billion. For more information, visit www.churchs.com. Follow Church’s® on Facebook at www.facebook.com/churchschicken and Twitter at www.twitter.com/churchschicken.
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