DerryNews.com, Derry, New Hampshire

February 28, 2013

Papa Gino's, D'Angelo's support Easter Seals


Derry News

---- — On March 4, D’Angelo Grilled Sandwiches and Papa Gino’s restaurants will kick off their 36th annual coupon campaign to support Easter Seals and The Genesis Fund.

From March 4 through March 31, guests visiting any participating D’Angelo and Papa Gino’s restaurants in New England will have the opportunity to add a $1 donation to their food purchases to support these two nonprofit organizations.

As a thank you, customers who donate will receive a coupon book worth more than $50 in combined savings for D’Angelo and Papa Gino’s restaurants, AAA, Boston Duck Tours, Yawkee Way Store, iParty, New England Revolution, Portland Sea Dogs, Showcase Cinemas and New England Coffee Company.

Since it began, the D’Angelo and Papa Gino’s coupon campaign has raised more than $3.7 million for Easter Seals and The Genesis Fund.

“For 36 years, D’Angelo and more recently, Papa Gino’s have been proud supporters of these two great nonprofit organizations. The awareness and assistance that both Easter Seals and The Genesis Fund provides to our communities is essential for children and adults with disabilities.” said Rick Wolf, President & CEO of Papa Gino’s and D’Angelo. “We are happy to uphold this traditional and thank our team members and guests for their continuous support in our fundraising efforts”

The money raised at each Papa Gino’s or D’Angelo restaurant will go directly to local Easter Seals NH services.

For more than 75 years, Easter Seals NH has provided exceptional services to ensure that all people with disabilities or special needs and their families have equal opportunities to live, learn, work and play in their communities.

Easter Seals services include autism services, inclusive child care and early intervention, special education, medical rehabilitation, camping and recreation, vocational services, senior services, substance abuse services, adult day programs, community based services, individual service options, transportation services, residential service options, dental services and veteran services.

As a leader in health-care services for individuals with disabilities and special needs, ESNH employs more than 1,400 individuals who serve more than 13,000 children, adults and seniors in more than 90 programs throughout the state.

To learn more about Easter Seals NH, visit eastersealsnh.org.

The Genesis Fund will use the donations to provide specialized care and treatment of children born with physical, intellectual and genetic disorders and to help these children reach their full potential. To learn more about the Genesis Fund, go to thegenesisfund.org.

For more information or a directory of local D’Angelo and Papa Gino’s restaurants, visit papaginos.com.