MURFREESBORO, TN – Chicken Salad Chick recently announced their Giving Card Campaign in the Middle Tennessee area stores benefitting The Journey Home and raising money nationally for CURE. The Giving Card represents the brand's largest charitable initiative each year through the Chicken Salad Chick Foundation. Giving Cards can be purchased at all Chicken Salad Chick locations in Middle Tennessee.
During 2020, Chicken Salad Chick raised $20,030 for The Journey Home. “We are grateful to Chicken Salad Chick for their continued partnership and investment,” said Scott Foster, Executive Director for The Journey Home, “this fundraising effort will allow The Journey Home to further its mission of helping to rehouse the homeless and disadvantaged and provide for their basic needs. The Journey Home’s services are now more important than ever.
The Journey Home is a volunteer led organization relying on more than 1,200 volunteers annually. There are many opportunities to become involved with The Journey Home. Partnerships include a combination of their time, talent and treasure all leading to a better community for everyone. If your company would like more information on becoming a partner, please contact Lisbeth Couser, Director of Development and Marketing to help rehouse disadvantaged individuals and provide for their basic needs. LCouser@LoveGodServePeople.org or call 615-809-2644.
About The Journey Home
The Journey Home is a Christian outreach serving the homeless and disadvantaged of Rutherford County. Providing housing, meals, showers, toiletries, laundry facilities, clothes closet, mailbox service, public phones, restrooms, assistance with career development, coaching, case management, referrals and many other necessities.
Homelessness is generally the result of interconnected issues related to poverty and a lack of affordable housing. The best and most lasting solutions involve the entire community. The Journey Home provides practical, day to day resources connecting people and engaging them at their point of need through The Journey Home Outreach Center. Transformation happens through sustainable, long-term investment of both the individual and the community at large.
CURE was founded in 1975 by Dr. Abdel Ragab to establish a pediatric oncology research program at Emory, which is now one of the country's largest childhood cancer research programs. Since its founding, CURE has continued to raise millions of dollars to fund research for safer, more effective treatment and has expanded to include financial, educational, and emotional support for patients of childhood cancer and their families.
About Chicken Salad Chick
Chicken Salad Chick serves full-flavored, Southern-style chicken salad made from scratch and served from the heart. With more than a dozen original chicken salad flavors as well as fresh side salads, gourmet soups, signature sandwiches and delicious desserts, Chicken Salad Chick's robust menu is a perfect fit for any guest. Founded in Auburn, Alabama by Stacy and Kevin Brown in 2008, Chicken Salad Chick has grown to more than 200 restaurants in 17 states. Today, under the leadership of Scott Deviney and the Chicken Salad Chick team, the brand is continuing its rapid expansion with both franchise and company locations. Chicken Salad Chick has received numerous accolades including rankings in the 2021 Entrepreneur Franchise 500, Franchise Times' Fast & Serious for the second consecutive year, Fast Casual.com's top Movers and Shakers from 2018 to 2021, QSR's Best Franchise Deals in 2019 and 2020, and Franchise Business Review's Top Food Franchises in 2020. See www.chickensaladchick.com for additional information.