North Carolina-based Aliño Pizzeria will donate funds from all gross sales on March 9 to the World Central Kitchen’s aid efforts for Ukrainian refugees. The pizzeria may even match the entire quantity in gross sales from that day towards their contribution, in keeping with a press launch.
A non-profit based by Chef José Andrés in 2010, World Central Kitchen gives meals in response to humanitarian, local weather and neighborhood crises whereas working to construct resilient meals techniques with domestically led options. The WCK workforce is serving recent meals to refugees in Ukraine, Poland and Romania fleeing the struggle, and can broaden efforts into Moldova and Hungary.
The pizzeria may even match the entire quantity in gross sales from that day towards their contribution.
“Everyone seems to be searching for a method to assist the Ukrainian individuals proper now,” Michal Bay, proprietor of Aliño Pizzeria, mentioned within the launch. “We admire Chef Andrés. World Central Kitchen is feeding individuals whose lives have been torn aside by the struggle. We needed to assist.”
Aliño Pizzeria has beforehand given away about 9,700 complimentary pizzas on COVID Heroes Appreciation Days.