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TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants Continues Annual Veterans Day Celebration by Offering Free Meals

Posted on November 2nd, 2018 by TEAM Schostak in Community, Events
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TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants (TSFR) and its Applebee’s, Olga’s Kitchen, MOD Pizza and Del Taco restaurants will offer free meals to veterans and active military personnel in honor of Veterans Day. On Sunday, November 11, all 65 TSFR-owned Michigan Applebee’s, 26 Olga’s Kitchen, 11 MOD Pizza and five Del Taco restaurants will celebrate Veterans Day by providing a free meal to the men and women who have served in, or are currently serving in the United States military. Applebee’s will provide free meals from a…
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Olga’s Kitchen Hosting Dine to Donate to Honor Former Employee Chelsea Bruck

Posted on October 26th, 2018 by TEAM Schostak in Community, Events
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Olga’s Kitchen is honoring the memory of former employee, Chelsea Bruck, with a Dine to Donate on Tuesday, October 30 at its Monroe location, benefiting the Chelsea Bruck Memorial Scholarship. Throughout the day on October 30, Olga’s Kitchen Monroe, located at 2072 N. Telegraph Road, will donate 20 percent of guests’ food sales to the Chelsea Bruck Memorial Scholarship that has been established at Monroe County Community College (MCCC). A positive reminder of Bruck, the scholarship provides financial support to a MCCC student enrolled in…
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WXYZ Features MOD Pizza for Pizza of the Week Campaign to Celebrate National Pizza Month

Posted on October 1st, 2018 by TEAM Schostak in Community, Events

To celebrate October being National Pizza Month, TSFR’s 11 MOD Pizza restaurants have launched its “Pizza of the Week” campaign. Throughout October, all MOD Pizza locations in Michigan will donate $1 from every specialty pizza sold to a designated charity partner that is making an impact in their community. We visited WXYZ today to share all the details with Ann Marie LaFlamme—our partner for Week 1! Check out the segment here, or the details below, to learn all you need to know about getting involved…
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MOD Pizza Woodhaven Hosts Month-Long Back-to-School Celebration

Posted on August 30th, 2018 by TEAM Schostak in Community, Events
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TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants (TSFR) and our Woodhaven MOD Pizza restaurant are hosting a month-long back-to-school celebration through the end of September, including a school supply drive, discounts for school staff members, and the chance for a local teacher to win a $250 MOD grant and pizza party for their classroom. Back to school season can be a busy time for families and teachers alike, and as MOD Pizza is committed to giving back to the community, we knew we wanted to find ways to…
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TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants to Open MOD Pizza Restaurant in Grand Rapids

Posted on August 27th, 2018 by TEAM Schostak in Community, News
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TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants (TSFR) has signed the lease for its second MOD Pizza (MOD) restaurant in West Michigan. The newest 2,600-square-foot MOD will be located on the corner of Walker and Alpine at 3300 Alpine Drive NW in Grand Rapids and is expected to open in late 2018. Known for its individual, artisan-style pizzas and salads, and people-first culture, TSFR introduced the brand to Michigan in mid-2015 and committed to opening 25 locations after recognizing the potential of the fast-casual pizza industry. Since 2015,…
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OLGA’S KITCHEN EXPANDS WEST MICHIGAN PRESENCE WITH NEW RESTAURANT IN KALAMAZOO

Posted on August 10th, 2018 by TEAM Schostak in Community, News

Olga’s Kitchen, an iconic Michigan brand owned and operated by Livonia-based TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants (TSFR), has signed the lease for a new location in Kalamazoo, further expanding its presence in West Michigan. Known for its secret recipe, grilled-to-order Olga bread, the new restaurant is part of TSFR’s strategic vision to revitalize the brand throughout the state. Located at the intersection of Corner and Drake roads, the new 3,400-square-foot Olga’s Kitchen will feature the brand’s new design layout that is reflective of the brand and…
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Vote for Applebee’s 2018 Hometown Heroes

Posted on July 5th, 2018 by TEAM Schostak in News
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With more than 200 nominations received, it was once again very difficult for us to narrow our search for Applebee’s Hometown Heroes down to just 15 semi-finalists. As longtime supporters of our troops, TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants would like to thank all of our nominees, as well as the brave men and women they have served with, in their selfless pursuit to protect our freedom and country at-large. Please vote below for your Applebee’s Hometown Hero! The Top 5 individuals with the most votes as…
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TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants and its Applebee’s Launch 2nd Annual Hometown Hero Search

Posted on June 25th, 2018 by TEAM Schostak in Community, Events
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TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants (TSFR) and our 65 Applebee’s restaurants have launched a statewide campaign to recognize Michigan’s dedicated military members in honor of the upcoming Fourth of July holiday. TSFR and our Applebee’s restaurants are seeking community nominations beginning today, June 25, through Wednesday, July 4 for hometown military heroes who have courageously served or are enlisted in military services. TSFR will select a group of semi-finalists heroes throughout the state. The public can then vote on the TSFR website for their favorite hometown hero from the semi-finalists…
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MOD Pizza Woodhaven Launches Search for MODern Day Heroes

Posted on May 31st, 2018 by TEAM Schostak in Community, Events
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MOD Pizza Woodhaven announced today that it is seeking nominations for its “MODern Day Hero” program, which will highlight those of all ages going above and beyond to leave a positive mark in the community. As part of its heroes program, MOD Pizza Woodhaven is asking parents, guardians, teachers, neighbors and organizations to nominate members of the Woodhaven, Brownstown and Trenton communities that have created a ripple effect for good through selfless acts both big and small. Each month, our MOD Squad will select a…
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MOD PIZZA SEEKS VOLUNTEERS TO ATTEMPT GUINESS WORLD RECORD FOR “MOST HUNGER RELIEF PACKAGES ASSEMBLED SIMULTANEOUSLY”

Posted on May 25th, 2018 by Amanda Braniecki in Community, Events

TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants and its 11 metro Detroit MOD Pizza restaurants, is seeking 150 volunteers for a meal packaging event in an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for most hunger relief packages assembled simultaneously on Saturday, June 9. The event will take place at 10 a.m. at McGregor Elementary, located at 1101 1st St. in Rochester. In partnership with Generosity Feeds, an organization working to feed hungry children in every county across America, TSFR and MOD Pizza will attempt to package 10,700 meals created by a…
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