Pepperoni Smile Pizzas return to Pizza Pizza in support of local children’s hospitals

Press release From April 23 to 29, Pizza Pizza is offering customers a medium pizza, topped with a pepperoni smile for $5.99 – a one-dollar discount off the regular price of a medium pepperoni pizza – with a portion of proceeds going to local children’s hospitals through Children’s Miracle Network Canada. “A smile does go a long way,” says Paul Goddard, […]

Kids at Children’s Miracle Network member hospitals across Canada to benefit from Dairy Queen’s Miracle Treat Day

Press release On August 10, Dairy Queen Canada invites Canadians across the country to help put the “treat” in treatment and join in Miracle Treat Day. As part of the 15th annual national fundraising event, participating Dairy Queen stores across the country are committing net proceeds from sales of all Blizzard Treats to support local Children’s Miracle Network member hospitals. Almost […]

McDonald’s Canada fosters appetite for reading with new Happy Meal books program

New initiative allows families to choose a book or toy with every Happy Meal purchase McDonald’s Canada is turning a page on its Happy Meal offerings with their new book program which allows families to choose a book or a toy with their Happy Meal purchase. In partnership with award-winning Kids Can Press, the largest […]

Results from Pizza Nova’s That’s Amore Pizza for Kids are in!

Pizza Nova’s single day sale raises over $100K for kids in need Press release Pizza Nova’s 18th annual That’s Amore Pizza for Kids day that took place on Tuesday May 9th, 2017 raised $105,007 for Variety Village Children’s Charity. On Tuesday May 9th, over 130 Pizza Nova locations served medium pepperoni pizzas for only $4.39, and $1 from every pizza sold was donated to Variety Village. Yesterday, May 10th, Pizza […]

Five engagement tips for kids at your restaurant

By Jasmine Kafka Going out for dinner with the family is a treat—especially for the kids! How your servers interact with these young guests can make or break whether they return. After 15 years studying, testing and producing kids’ engagement activities, we’ve learned a thing or two on encouraging repeat patronage, especially for families with […]

IKEA Canada announces new partnership with the Breakfast Club of Canada

Press release This commitment will provide over 150,000 additional meals and support childhood development from coast-to-coast IKEA Canada is thrilled to announce a new partnership with the Breakfast Club of Canada to support childhood development in each of the communities where it operates. For each breakfast sold at IKEA Canada restaurants from November 1st to 30th, IKEA will […]

St. Louis Bar & Grill hosts annual autism fundraiser!

Press release St. Louis Bar and Grill is hosting their annual fundraiser in support of the Shining Through Centre for Children with Autism. To celebrate the culmination of fundraising efforts over the month of October, they are hosting an event on Thursday, November 3rd with vendors, franchisees and supporters for a night of fun and fundraising. […]

Boston Pizza Foundation Future Prospects launches annual Kids Card fundraiser

Press release Every Kids Card purchase gives a kid in need one hour with a positive role model Starting August 22, 2016, Canadians can help provide kids time with role models by purchasing a Boston Pizza Kids Card. A $5 donation is good for five free kids meals at Boston Pizza and provides an hour with a […]

IHOP and Applebee’s in Canada remove soft drinks from kids’ menus

Press release DineEquity, Inc. (NYSE: DIN), parent company of IHOP Restaurants and Applebee’s Grill & Bar, announced that soft drinks will no longer be featured on the kids’ menus at restaurants across the nation. “Our menus at both Applebee’s and IHOP throughout Canada offer a wide variety of delicious options designed to meet the needs […]

Pirate Pak Day returns August 10!

Press release White Spot fundraiser provides summer camp experience for kids in need Ahoy! On Wednesday, August 10, buccaneers both young and young-at-heart can re-live childhood memories by ordering an Adult Pirate Pak at sixty-one White Spot restaurants throughout British Columbia and four locations in Alberta. For the seventh consecutive year, a toonie from the sale of every Pirate […]