All proceeds from the Canada Day Pancakes promotion go to the Breakfast Club of Canada
BURNABY, BC, June 22, 2017 /CNW/ - In celebration of Canada's 150th birthday, the Ricky's Group of Family-style Restaurants, http://www.gotorickys.com, a Canadian company, is reaching back to its storied roots as a pancake house and is serving up Canada Day Pancakes from June 26 to July 1.
These delicious pancakes have a red maple leaf centre and kids of all ages will love them. All proceeds from the sale of each $1.50 pancake will be going to support Breakfast Club of Canada, http://www.breakfastclubcanada.org.
The promotion will run in all Ricky's All Day Grill restaurants, Ricky's Country restaurants and Ricky's Cafes across the country. The pancakes will be served every day of the promotion until 11:00 a.m.
"We agree with Breakfast Club of Canada that a good day starts with a good breakfast," said Stacey Hansson, senior vice-president of Ricky's Group of Family-style Restaurants. "That's why we couldn't think of a better way to celebrate Canada's 150th than by serving up special pancakes for our guests and donating the proceeds to the Breakfast Club." The restaurant chain has a long-standing relationship with the organization.
"The Club is proud to partner with Ricky's Group, and to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday in a way that will benefit generations to come," Josée Desjardins, vice-president Ontario and Western Canada of Breakfast Club of Canada, said.
For 20 years, the Breakfast Club of Canada has been nourishing children's potential by making sure as many of them as possible have access to a healthy morning meal before school, in an environment that allows their self-esteem to grow and flourish. Operating from coast to coast, the Breakfast Club helps feed 167,000 students every day in 1,450 Canadian schools.
Interested parties are invited to visit http://www.gotorickys.com to locate a Ricky's near them to celebrate Canada's 150th.
Ricky's All Day Grill
Ricky's began as a pancake restaurant in BC in 1960. Since the late 1970s, it has evolved into a successful restaurant franchise known for big breakfasts, large portions and extensive menu. Ricky's All Day Grill is part of the Ricky's Group of Family-style Restaurants, with 90 locations across Canada. Frank Di Benedetto is the CEO/Owner of FDF Brandz, which includes Ricky's Group of Family-style Restaurants and Fatburger Canada. www.gotorickys.com
SOURCE Ricky's All Day Grill Restaurants
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