LEXINGTON, KY (November 1, 2012) – The Bistro Group, the nation’s third largest franchisee of T.G.I. Friday’s restaurants, announces their third annual Can For A Fan virtual food drive benefitting 9 regional food banks. T.G.I. Friday’s in the greater Lexington, KY area will donate one can of food to the God’s Pantry Food Bank for each new Lexington local Facebook fan at Facebook.com/EatAtTGIFridays. In addition to Facebook, the initiative expands to Pinterest this year. On T.G.I Friday’s Can For A Fan Pinterest board, Pinterest.com/eatattgifridays/canforafan, users can like the God’s Pantry Food Bank pinned logo and an additional can of food will be donated.
T.G.I. Friday’s will continue the food drive through December 31st or until 5,000 cans have been donated. God’s Pantry Food Bank works to end hunger in the Lexington community through partnerships, innovative programs and community engagement. T.G.I. Friday’s is hosting this virtual food drive as a fun and easy way for individuals to make an impact in their community.
“We’re thrilled to continue the Can For A Fan campaign for the third consecutive year,” shared Amie Dancu, Director of Marketing, T.G.I. Friday’s franchisee. “The services the community food banks provide in our neighborhoods is crucial, and we look forward to giving our support this holiday season as part of The Bistro Group family’s continued commitment to the community.”
About The Bistro Group:
A Conway family-owned franchise based in Cincinnati, The Bistro Group is the nation’s third largest privately held franchisee of T.G.I. Friday’s restaurants. With 29 T.G.I. Friday’s and five McAlister’s Delis across Ohio, Kentucky, Pennsylvania and West Virginia, The Bistro Group has successfully grown its family business over the past 20 years.