News From Terre Haute, Indiana

May 3, 2013

Riley Hospital for Children, Pacers’ George team with pizza company

The Tribune-Star

INDIANAPOLIS — Papa John’s Pizza is launching a partnership with Indiana Pacers All-Star Paul George to support Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health. Beginning Thursday, Papa John’s is donating $1 of every order of its Hope Happens Here Meal Deal to Riley Hospital for Children, according to a news release.

The special consists of a large Papa John’s pizza with up to two toppings, breadsticks and a 2-liter soft drink for $15 and is available online only at in Special Offers or with the promo code RHC15. All Central Indiana and Terre Haute area locations are included in the promotion.

“We are excited to offer this special in Central Indiana to help support Riley Hospital for Children,” John Schnatter, Papa John’s founder, chairman and CEO, said in a news release. “I founded Papa John’s in Indiana almost 30 years ago so this area is particularly special to us and we remain committed to bettering the community by giving back.”

George, recipient of the 2012-2013 KIA NBA Most Improved Player Award, said: “I’m thrilled to partner with Papa John’s to raise money for Riley Hospital for Children. Riley Hospital for Children provides a much-needed service to our community and the opportunity to help the kids in this area is very important to me.”