More than a few slices of generosity

Pizza Hut restaurants raised $104,912 for the 2019 Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes, which benefits the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

Through nine weeks this year, Pizza Hut customers, managers and team members donated by purchasing paper sneakers in restaurants and participating in local fundraising events leading up to the Walk in June.

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This marks the 12th year of Pizza Hut’s involvement with JDRF and brings the total funds raised to $489,912. Kamloops Pizza Hut locations raised $6,263 for the cause.

All money raised by Pizza Hut goes to JDRF, whose mission is preventing and treating Type 1 Diabetes, its complications, and finding a cure.

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