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TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants and Cleary University Partner to Launch Free Tuition Program

Posted on July 31st, 2019 by TEAM Schostak in News
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With a vision of reinventing how people achieve advanced education without creating a deep well of debt or threatening the existence of colleges and  universities, TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants and Cleary University launched an innovative partnership to provide online higher education to hourly, part-time and full-time employees and their families (including grandchildren). This partnership provides tuition benefits to employees and their families. The Tuition Benefits Program will cover 100 percent of tuition costs for undergraduate and graduate degrees through Cleary’s online platform for employees, their…
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Vote for Applebee’s 2019 Hometown Heroes

Posted on July 8th, 2019 by TEAM Schostak in Community, Events
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With more than 100 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 Acquires 56 Michigan Wendy’s Restaurants

Posted on July 8th, 2019 by TEAM Schostak in News

TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants (TSFR) has acquired 56 Wendy’s restaurants in Michigan as the company continues its strategic growth and investment throughout the state. With the addition of Wendy’s to its portfolio of restaurant concepts, TSFR now owns and operates more than 160 restaurants throughout Michigan. TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants has a reputation for leading the way in the restaurant industry and a proven legacy of growing great restaurant concepts in Michigan due to the hard work and dedication of our team. As our team actively sought opportunities…
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TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants and Its Applebee’s Launch 3rd Annual Hometown Heroes Award

Posted on June 24th, 2019 by TEAM Schostak in Community, Events
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TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants (TSFR) and its 65 Applebee’s restaurants have launched its third annual statewide campaign to recognize Michigan’s dedicated military members in honor of the upcoming Fourth of July holiday. A community-favorite program, we are thrilled to enter our third year of searching for the men and women in our community who have gone above and beyond the call of duty. The selfless service of our active and veteran military members allows us to live free every day because of the sacrifices they…
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Olga’s Kitchen to Open Downtown Detroit Location at MGM Grand Detroit

Posted on May 14th, 2019 by TEAM Schostak in News

TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants (TSFR) is bringing its beloved Olga’s Kitchen concept to downtown with a new restaurant in MGM Grand Detroit’s Breeze Dining Court. The new location is slated to open in June. Olga’s Kitchen is Detroit Born and ‘Bread,’ and we are proud to be back in the city to offer guests of this regional attraction our signature menu items that won the hearts of locals more than 45 years ago. Leading the way in the restaurant industry, Olga’s Kitchen is loved by…
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TEAM SCHOSTAK FAMILY RESTAURANTS AND APPLEBEE’S LAUNCHES THIRD ANNUAL SEARCH FOR MICHIGAN’S BEST TEACHERS IN HONOR OF TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK

Posted on April 22nd, 2019 by TEAM Schostak in News
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TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants and its 65 Applebee’s restaurants have launched its third annual statewide search for Michigan’s best teachers in honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, held this year from Monday, May 6 through Friday, May 10. Nationally celebrated during the first full week of May, Teacher Appreciation Week recognizes the hard work and positive impact teachers have on local students, families and communities. TSFR and its Applebee’s restaurants are seeking community members to nominate local teachers who have continually served as great role models…
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MOD Pizza Seeks Nominations for Incredible Kid Contest

Posted on March 20th, 2019 by TEAM Schostak in Community, News
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In honor of Incredible Kid Day on March 21, TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants (TSFR) and its 13 franchised MOD Pizza restaurants are celebrating by giving a free pizza party from each of its locations to 13 local students’ classrooms. A day dedicated to recognizing the incredible efforts and characteristics of children around the world, TSFR’s MOD Pizza restaurants are seeking parents, guardians, teachers or friends to nominate local students who have gone above and beyond to create a ripple effect for good in the communities MOD Pizza…
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MOD Pizza Packages 12,350 Meals with the Help of 150 Volunteers

Posted on March 19th, 2019 by TEAM Schostak in Community, News
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Around 150 volunteers came to Davidson Middle School in Southgate on March 9 to complete a challenge — pack 12,000 meals for hungry kids in the Downriver community. Organized by Team Schostak Family Restaurants, and its Southgate MOD Pizza location, the event is now in its second year. “We are just overwhelmed by how successful this event is,” said Jake Schostak, brand leader of MOD Pizza at TSFR. “We’re a fast casual pizza restaurant … but really our purpose is to make pizza so we…
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TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants to Host Statewide Fundraiser for MDA on St. Patrick’s Day

Posted on March 12th, 2019 by TEAM Schostak in Community, Events
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TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants (TSFR) will be participating in the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s annual MDA Shamrock Program with a goal of raising $80,000 to benefit the organization and its research programs designed to discover a cure for muscular dystrophy, ALS and related diseases On Sunday, March 17, all 65 Applebee’s, 27 Olga’s Kitchen, 13 MOD Pizza and six Del Taco restaurants owned and operated by TSFR will participate in this one-day fundraising event. All guest and TSFR donations collected throughout the day will directly aid…
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Olga’s Kitchen Hosts Dine to Donate Benefiting the Olga, A Life Wrapped in Love Foundation at all 26 Locations

Posted on January 25th, 2019 by TEAM Schostak in Events
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Olga’s Kitchen, an iconic Michigan brand owned and operated by Michigan-based TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants (TSFR), has established the Olga, A Life Wrapped in Love Foundation following the passing of its founder Olga Loizon on Monday, January 21. Established to provide financial support to women entrepreneurs in their pursuit of starting the state’s next iconic business, the foundation has set a goal of raising $100,000 annually and will give grants between $5,000 and $10,000. TSFR has contributed $20,000 to the foundation. On Sunday, Olga’s Kitchen will host…
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