Mod Pizza, a local Santa Clarita pizzeria located in the Valencia Marketplace, donated a portion of their revenue to benefit the Santa Clarita Food Pantry, a non-profit organization dedicated to alleviating hunger in Santa Clarita.
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“The way that this worked is that the week we opened, Mod Pizza decided to take a dollar from every pizza sold that entire week and donate it to whatever charity.... I chose the Santa Clarita Food Pantry for us to donate to,” said Sara Rose, manager at Mod Pizza.
Mod Pizza opened a location in the Valencia Marketplace in November and is known for its build-your-own-pizza mantra. Mod Pizza decided to take a portion of their revenue from the first week of its opening and make a large donation to the Santa Clarita Food Pantry, according to Rose.
“We can’t thank Mod Pizza enough for being the type of organization that wants to help in the community that they serve. Not only is Mod Pizza serving customers, they are also helping those that are less fortunate that might not be able to come into Mod Pizza to purchase a pizza, ” said Belinda Crawford, executive director at the Santa Clarita Food Pantry.
“This will surely stock our shelves and feed a ton of tummies in Santa Clarita,” according to Crawford’s statement.
About The Santa Clarita Food Pantry
Our mission is to alleviate hunger throughout the Santa Clarita Valley. We accomplish this with a dynamic group of volunteers who source donations, package nutritious food to stretch a family's food supply and distribute that food to qualifying residents of the SCV.
About Mod Pizza
Mod Pizza, best known in the northwestern United States as build your own pizza shop, has opened a new location in Santa Clarita Valley. The chain was launched in 2008 by a Seattle couple inspired by “their love of pizza and simple pleasures and motivated by their need to feed four hungry boys,” according to a statement on their website.
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Mod Pizza Gives Back To Santa Clarita Food Pantry