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National Restaurant Returns with Virtual Food Drive to Take on Hunger

T.G.I. Friday’s Donates One Can of Food for Every New Facebook Fan or Pinterest Like

The Bistro Group, the nation’s third largest franchisee of T.G.I. Friday’s restaurants, announces their third annual Can For A Fan virtual food drive benefitting 9 regional food banks.  T.G.I. Friday’s in the greater Duquesne, PA area will donate one can of food to the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank for each new Duquesne local Facebook fan at  In addition to Facebook, the initiative expands to Pinterest this year.  On T.G.I Friday’s Can For A Fan Pinterest board,, users can like the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank pinned logo and an additional can of food will be donated.

T.G.I. Friday’s will continue the food drive through December 31st or until 5,000 cans have been donated. Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank works to end hunger in the Duquesne community through partnerships, innovative programs and community engagement.  T.G.I. Friday’s is hosting this virtual food drive as a fun and easy way for individuals to make an impact in their community. “We’re thrilled to continue the Can For A Fan campaign for the third consecutive year,” shared Amie Dancu, Director of Marketing, T.G.I. Friday’s franchisee. “The services the community food banks provide in our neighborhoods is crucial, and we look forward to giving our support this holiday season as part of The Bistro Group family’s continued commitment to the community.”

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