LOUISVILLE, Ky. (January 10, 2013) – Papa John's, the Official Pizza of the Indianapolis Colts, today presented $30,020 to the Indiana University Health Simon Cancer Center raised through sales of the CHUCKSTRONG Special throughout the month of December. The CHUCKSTRONG Special consisted of a large 5-topping pizza for $10 with $1 of each CHUCKSTRONG Special going to the IU Health Simon Cancer Center. "Like all of the Colts Fans, we were saddened to learn of Coach Pagano's battle with cancer," said Dan Wenz, operations vice president, Midwest region for Papa John's "Knowing how many people are affected by cancer each year, we felt the need to help raise awareness and funding for cancer research. "Papa John's has longstanding relationship with the Colts and we were pleased to raise these funds in honor of Coach Pagano." As a thank you for the support of the CHUCKSTRONG fundraiser, Papa John's is giving fans 50% Off their regular menu price online orders at www.papajohns.com on Monday, January 14th through Tuesday, January 15th at participating Indianapolis area locations. Fans are instructed to use promo code COLTS50 when placing their orders online at www.papajohns.com
Headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) is the world's third largest pizza company. For 11 of the past 13 years, consumers have rated Papa John's No.1 in customer satisfaction among all national pizza chains in the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI). Papa John's also earned the 2012 Harris Poll EquiTrend® Pizza Brand of the Year. Papa John's is the Official Pizza Sponsor of the National Football League and Super Bowl XLVII. For more information about the company or to order pizza online, visit Papa John's at www.papajohns.com.