Case Study: Love Hope & Pizza
Scope of Work
Imagine Consulting provided PR campaign strategy, planning and implementation, and spokesperson services for print, radio, and TV interviews. Initiatives included writing press releases, curating regional media target lists, pitching to media, securing and coordinating interviews, and outreach and collaboration with campaign stakeholders.
Hungry Howie's Pizza launched the Love Hope Pizza campaign to raise funds for the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF). The campaign objective included education and awareness about early detection and support available through NBCF and its community partners.
The Hungry Howie's franchisee group in Florida and Alabama wanted a communications and public relations strategy to create awareness for the campaign and increase the impact of its educational and public information efforts on statewide and local levels.
Public relations activities included annual press releases during breast cancer awareness month and pitching media information about the campaign and NBCF programs. Imagine Consulting made spokesperson appearances on radio and TV shows in markets in Florida and Alabama. Additionally, interviews were coordinated and given to print media generating local and regional coverage.
Annually, stakeholders, including NBCF, franchisees, community partners, hospitals, etc., were communicated and coordinated with for collaboration and to increase support and participation in campaign publicity and events. Through year end 2021, Love Hope & Pizza raised more than $4 million to support NBCF programs nationwide that serve survivors and those currently battling breast cancer and increase awareness for early detection.
About National Breast Cancer Foundation
NBCF is Helping Women Now® by providing early detection, education, and support services to those affected by breast cancer. A recipient of Charity Navigator’s highest 4-star rating for 15 years, NBCF provides support through its National Mammography Program, Patient Navigation, breast health education, and patient support programs.
About Hungry Howie's, Inc.
Hungry Howie's Pizza is a national pizza was founded in 1973 in Taylor, MI, and has 550 locations in 21 states across the U.S.