Written on: May 27, 2020 by ICM
Through its SuburbanCares initiative, Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. has partnered with Jersey Mike’s Subs to deliver 1,500 meals to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital’s frontline health care workers in New Brunswick, NJ.
“Our home state of New Jersey has been hit particularly hard by the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Nandini Sankara, Spokesperson for Suburban Propane. “We are honored to collaborate with a well-established New Jersey brand, Jersey Mike’s, to show our appreciation and thanks to our healthcare workers at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. In these uncertain times it is incredibly important for businesses to rally together to support our local communities.”
“Thank you to Suburban Propane, and Rutgers Sports Properties, for providing lunch to our health care heroes at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital,” said Justin Edelman, Senior VP, Corporate Partnerships, RWJBarnabas Health. “The ongoing community support and recognition for our front-line workers has been tremendous during this unprecedented time.”
“Giving back to the communities we serve, it’s the Jersey Mike’s philosophy,” said Joe Egan, Jr. of Jersey Mike’s at Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ. “Peter Cancro, Founder of Jersey Mike’ Subs, has made this his mission. We are honored to have the opportunity to follow in those footsteps, with generous partners like Suburban Propane, helping us to provide healthy meals to the front line at RWJ Barnabas – New Brunswick.”