Vero Pizza and Pasta will host its first Give Back Thursday this Thursday, April 19. All proceeds from online sales between 6 a.m. and midnight will be donated to a different charity each month. Vero Pizza and Pasta is following in the footsteps of its sister company, Katie’s Pizza and Pasta. Katie’s Pizza and Pasta hosts a Give Back Tuesday each month in which all the proceeds from that day are donated. In just a few short years the popular St. Louis restaurants have raised $168,000 for local nonprofit organizations.
Give Back to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri
First up to receive Vero Pizza and Pasta’s Give Back Thursday donation is Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri. The organization serves young people, ages 5-25, by matching them (“Littles”) with adult volunteers (“Bigs”) to create trusting and enduring relationships. The agency provides this and other support to help ensure youth grow up with love, hope and community; and to empower them to own their futures. BBBSEMO works to:
- Create trusting and enduring relationships between young people and adult role models, mentors and advocates.
- Support academic success – kindergarten to career.
- Promote health and well-being.
- Sponsor life-skills training and development.
- Coordinate temporary assistance to children, parents and families.
How You Can Help with Just the Click of a Button
Help this wonderful cause by placing an order with Vero Pizza & Pasta on Thursday, April 19 between 6 a.m. and midnight. One-hundred percent of the profits from all online sales will be donated to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri.
To order your meal kit or learn more about Vero Pizza and Pasta and owner Chef Katie Collier, please visit www.veromealkits.com To learn more about Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri, please visit http://www.bbbsemo.org/.