Pizza Party on Capitol Lawn

Date: Thursday, August 14, 2014
Time: 11 a.m-2 p.m.
Phone: 1-800-MET-4-KID
MET is hosting its third annual pizza party on the Capitol Lawn. Sponsored by Hungry Howie's Pizza, the event will raise money to help Michigan foster care students attend college through MET\'s Charitable Tuition Program %u2013 Fostering Futures. More than 600 state employees, legislators and the public attended last year's event which raised nearly $6,000. nnFor a minimum $5 donation, attendees will receive a slice of pizza, a pop and ice cream with all proceeds going to MET's Charitable Tuition Program. The event is open to the public.nnAlso during the event, the Michigan Youth Opportunities Initiative (MYOI) will be accepting donations of new standard size pillows and pillowcases for distribution to Ingham County youth entering foster care. The goal is 300 pillows and pillowcases.n