During October, Jersey Mike’s will celebrate its month-long “Cookies for Kids” promotion. During October, Oklahoma City metro-area. Norman and Stillwater Jersey Mike’s locations will be donating 100 percent of cookie sales to Sunbeam Family Services’ Foster Care program.
“At Jersey Mike’s we are committed to having a positive impact in our communities,” said Charlie Brown, franchisee and area director of Jersey Mike’s. “Children are the building blocks of our future and this is a small way we can help. Please come by any of our stores this October, have a great meal and buy a cookie for kids. It’s really good and every penny you spend on it will help a foster child.”
Sunbeam recruits and trains new foster parents year-round. The nonprofit provides temporary care and supportive services in a home environment for children in Canadian, Cleveland, Grady, Kingfisher, Lincoln, Logan, McClain and Oklahoma counties. Throughout the placement, Sunbeam staff monitors in-home stability, attends court hearings and ensures the overall success of the child in foster care.