Papa John's celebrates Grand Strand Nurse Appreciation Week

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – Several Papa John's stores around the Grand Strand are giving away free pizzas in honor of Nurses Appreciation Week.

They are saying thanks by giving away one small, one topping pizzas to nurses all of the Pee Dee and Grand Strand.

In all, they hope to give out about 7,000 pizzas total between now and May 12.  To receive a free pizza, all you have to do is bring in your nursing badge and tell them you want your free pie.

"Well just as a local business owners, we've decided that it's time that we honor some of the people who always get forgotten. We chose this year for Nurse's Appreciation Week to honor all of our nurses in the Grand Strand area," says Lori Stifter of Papa John's.

Different area Papa John's will be offering free pizzas to nurses every day until May 12.

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