DoughNation May 7 now includes i Fratelli Ristorante & Wine Bar

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Pizza DoughNation has expanded!  We’d like to invite supporters of this week’s organizations to choose pizza delivery or carry-out at any of our nine pizza locations OR dine at i Fratelli Ristorante & Wine Bar in Irving.  Just be sure to mention that you want us to give back a portion of your purchase to support these causes:

Coppell Middle School East PTO

Support EAST with funds which will be used to buy supplies and items on teachers’ wish lists which the district cannot afford to provide.  We are seeking to upgrade our technology resources too.

Lakeview Elementary’s 5th grade Destination Imagination Team

Help send Trophy Club’s  Lakeview Elementary Destination Imagination Team to global competition in Knoxville, TN.  We won first place at regionals and state.  Now we’re taking on the world!

Amazon, After Prom and Texas Trees. Pizza Doughnation 4/30/12

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Place an order on Monday, April 30 from your neighborhood i Fratelli Pizza and mention the organization of the week to help that organization receive 15% of your purchase total!


Coppell Bible Fellowship

Coppell Bible Fellowship is preparing for a mission to the Amazon region of Brazil.  They will travel with doctors, dentists and optometrists and deliver supplies to isolated villages.

Valley Ranch, Las Colinas & i Fratelli Ristorante & Wine Bar

MacArthur High School 2012 After Prom

Provide the Class of 2012 a safe, alcohol-and-drug-free environment to celebrate after prom.

Uptown & Park Cities

Texas Trees Foundation

The Texas Trees Foundation has a vision for our community. It is a community comprised of beautiful, well maintained parks, shady tree-lined streets and boulevards, hiking, biking and nature trails, and other outdoor amenities which combine to form a living and working environment that enhances the economic value of its commercial areas and its neighborhoods, and nurtures the health, safety and quality of life of all its citizens; a community in which its citizens actively participate in building and sustaining its “urban forest.” The Foundation will serve as a catalyst in creating such a community.

Support these organizations with your pizza purchase Monday, April 23

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Be sure to mention the organization when you place your order!  Congratulations Dallas Center for Architecture for achieving a huge response to their fundraiser last week with over $1000 worth of the best pizza in the Metroplex purchased to benefit their programs.

Travis Elementary PTA

Funds go to support the students at the W. B. Travis Vanguard & Academy for the Academically Talented & Gifted, a TEA Exemplary School and our neighbor in Uptown!  Travis is updating the computer lab to provide cutting edge technology to teachers and students.

Irving Cares

i Fratelli supports Irving Cares, which is dedicated to identifying and providing needy residents with temporary assistance and training to promote self-sufficiency.  Irving Cares provides financial assistance (mortgage, rent, utilities), job-training and employment assistance, and transportation to and from doctors’ offices.  A food pantry is maintained by Irving Cares for those in need.

Boy Scouts of America Coppell Troop 842

Help Eagle Scout Aaron Maynard earn funds to build and install picnic tables at Coppell Nature Park.

i Fratelli presents DoughNation to DFW Humane Society

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Big Dave, little kitten

Cole Brothers David and George presented a check for $219.94 to the DFW Humane Society today.  Humane Society supporters purchased over a thousand dollars worth of i Fratelli pizza on April 2, 2012.  The Coles  were so impressed with the result that i Fratelli gave back 20% of the sales to the shelter.

David and George with Executive Director Sarah Kammerer

Sarah Kammerer (pictured) is the Executive Director of the DFW Humane Society, which is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization founded in 1967.  It is a no-kill shelter dedicated to giving homeless and unwanted pets a second chance in life through adoption.  The shelter houses about 80-100 animals at any given time and takes in strays and owner-released pets from throughout the DFW Metroplex.  The shelter depends solely on caring people for its survival.  All photos by Cathy Keane.

Come see me at DFW Humane Society

Architecture, Athletics, and Aspiring Thespians: PDN 4/16

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Pizza DoughNation is in its tenth week!  Celebrate with a hot thin-n-crispy pizza delivered to your door.  Place an order on Monday, April 16 from your neighborhood i Fratelli Pizza and mention the organization of the week to help that organization receive 15% of your purchase total!


Coppell High School Theatre Booster Club

Support student productions of community theater in Coppell.

Valley Ranch & Las Colinas

YMCA School Age Services-Lively Elementary

The YMCA Partner’s Campaign of School Age Services provides financial assistance for families and children who cannot afford to learn to swim, go to summer camp, or participate in after-school programs.  All donations go directly towards our events, providing kids from struggling families opportunities that they would not have otherwise.

Grapevine & Southlake

Colleyville Heritage High School Athletics Booster Club

The Colleyville Heritage High School Athletics Booster Club represents 15 UIL sports.  We’re raising money for a campus-wide Leadership Development Program for our coaches and players.

Uptown & Park Cities

Dallas Center for Architecture

Dallas Center for Architecture

Celebrate Architecture Month with a pizza purchase benefiting the Dallas Center for Architecture. Founded by AIA Dallas in 2008, the Dallas Center for Architecture is one of the nation’s first centers devoted to bringing the public more actively into the conversation about the importance of architecture and design to transform the way we live.  We examine a variety of topics–from sustainability and design excellence to preservation and urban planning.

DCFA presents a variety of public programs, including walking tours, film screenings, exhibitions, panel discussions and family programs.  We also have a scholarship/traveling fellowship program that awards thousands of dollars to the next generation of architects and design professionals.


Dallas 2011 AIA Awards Exhibition

BAC the MAC, Bike MS & More April 9

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Place an order on Monday, April 9 from your neighborhood i Fratelli Pizza and mention the organization of the week to help that organization receive 15% of your purchase total!


American Cancer Society-Relay for Life

Funds will be donated to the American Cancer Society for patient services, national research, prevention and detection.  The Relay for Life event is coming up on 4/28/12 at Wagon Wheel Park in Coppell.

Flower Mound

Young Life of Lewisville/Flower Mound

Young Life is raising funds to defray the cost of summer camp for high schoolers.

Grapevine & Southlake

Texas Revolutions Cycling Team for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Our team participates in the annual Bike MS event to raise funds to find a cure for Multiple Sclerosis.  Coincidentally, this is also the 25th Anniversary of the Dallas area Bike MS.  This is a two-day ride covering more than 150 miles, beginning in Frisco and ending at Texas Motor Speedway.  All funds will be posted against our team account with the MS Society and will count towards Texas Revolutions Team totals.

Uptown & Park Cities

The McKinney Avenue Contemporary

The MAC strives to make the challenging world of contemporary art relevant and accessible to new and continuing audiences by offering all visual art exhibitions, lectures, and literary readings free and open to the public.  DoughNation funds will be used to support the upcoming visual exhibition costs.

The McKinney Avenue Contemporary (The MAC) is a nonprofit organization that stands as a Dallas advocate for creative freedom offering the opportunity for experimentation and presentation of art in all disciplines. It supports the emerging and established artist’s role in society by providing a forum for critical dialogue with their audiences. This relationship is cultivated through education and innovative programming.

April is Smooch Your Pooch month! We’re kicking it off with a DFW Humane Society fundraiser.

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Order pizza, salad, breadsticks and more from any i Fratelli Pizza location on Monday, April 2, mention DFW Humane Society, and we’ll donate 15% of your purchase total to help save abandoned dogs and cats.  DFW Humane Society is a no-kill shelter dedicated to giving homeless and unwanted pets a second chance in life through adoption.

Smooch Your Pooch is here!  Every Wednesday in April, stop in any i Fratelli Pizza with your dog to pick up a free LARGE cheese pizza!
No dog? Bring your significant other pet. To prove that said dog or significant other pet is truly yours, you may be required to kiss that animal on the lips!

One pizza per dog and master pair, one visit per Wednesday. Promotion offered to first 50 dogs arriving between 11 am and 10 pm (walk-up customers only) at any i Fratelli Pizza location, each Wednesday of April 2012.  i Fratelli Pizza Flower Mound opens at 4 pm. Sorry, offer not valid at i Fratelli Ristorante & Wine Bar.

Support these Organizations on Monday, March 26

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Place an order on Monday, March 26 from your neighborhood i Fratelli Pizza and mention the organization of the week to help that organization receive 15% of your purchase total!

Valley Ranch, Las Colinas & Coppell

Water is Basic-Irving Bible Church

Water is Basic exists to put clean, safe water within access of every person in the Republic of South Sudan.  Our organization is an outreach of Irving Bible Church.

Most of the 10 million people living in South Sudan have no access to clean water, resulting in millions of individuals contracting parasites and painful diseases which can result in death.  Every $150 raised will give safe, clean water to 100 people for 20 years!

Plano West

Berry Family

100% of the funds raised will be donated to the Berry Family Children’s Trust in Houston, TX.  On July 3rd, 2011, while returning from an annual family road trip in Colorado back to their home in Houston, Texas, the Berry Family found themselves victims of a horrific and tragic fatal car accident. Their minivan, carrying parents Joshua and Robin Berry and their children Peter age 9, Aaron age 8, and Willa age 6, was hit head on by another vehicle that had crossed into their lane of traffic. The parents, Joshua and Robin Berry, were tragically killed leaving their 3 children behind. While the children did survive the crash, both boys sustained serious spinal cord injuries and they are both paralyzed below the waist.

There is a significant need to raise funds to aid the children’s ongoing needs, including medical rehabilitation, physical therapy, psychological support and education.

The Berry Family 5K is being hosted in Plano on March 24.

Flower Mound

Flower Mound High School Rosettes

Funds will help pay for costumes and out-of-state trip expenses for the 2012-2013 school year.

Grapevine & Southlake

GCISD Early Childhood Development Center

Funds will be used to purchase new playground balls and items to promote outdoor activity.

Uptown & Park Cities

Community Partners of Dallas

Community Partners of Dallas is a nonprofit organization dedicated to ensuring safety and restoring dignity and hope to abused and neglected children by providing resources and support to the caseworkers of Dallas County Child Protective Services.

Community Partners of Dallas served more than 16,000 children last year through six unique programs:

  • Rainbow Room, an emergency resource center providing critically-needed items for children in the care of CPS
  • Kids in Crisis, provides funds for children’s clothing, transportation, therapy, enrichment activities, housing and medical expenses
  • Adopt-A-Caseworker, connects individuals and businesses with CPS caseworkers to help them meet the needs of clients
  • The Heart Program, an internationally-recognized program that provides therapeutic group treatment to victims of sexual-abuse and their non-offending family members
  • Caseworker Appreciation, events that are held to show appreciation and gratitude to caseworkers
  • StoryLine, (214) 446-2222, a phone line that children can call 24 hours a day to hear a story


Community Partners of Dallas Rainbow Room


High Schoolers, Aggie Moms, and Bulldogs!

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Pizza DoughNation sponsored organizations for Monday, March 19:

Individuals who place an order on Monday, March 19 from their neighborhood i Fratelli Pizza and mention the organization of the week will help that organization receive 15% of the purchase total.

Valley Ranch and Las Colinas

StoneGate Christian Academy

Support StoneGate with funds to help pay for our gym rental fees.

Plano West

Frisco Cares

The Frisco Cares Children’s Clinic was established in 2005 in order to address the growing healthcare needs of uninsured children in Frisco and surrounding communities.  The children’s clinic has since expanded to serve adults.  Today, Frisco Cares has 20 volunteer medical professionals, over 40 volunteer nurses, and over 75 non-medical volunteers who are dedicated to helping those in need.  Each year volunteers provide thousands of hours of service.  It is our mission to provide the highest-quality, most cost-efficient health and wellness care to the underserved in our community.

Flower Mound

Flower Mound High School JROTC

Support our students as they learn how to be productive members of their community.  Funds help sponsor leadership camps and drill competitions.


Trinity High School GAP Club

Our club sponsors the Euless Animal Shelter, and funds raised will be used for vaccinations and our spay/neuter project for shelter pets.  Since our girls’ club has been working with the shelter, the euthanasia rate has been cut 80%.  We hold two pet fairs a year at Trinity High School including low-cost vaccinations and microchipping.  We visit the shelter once a week to give vaccinations, walk the dogs, and take pictures to update information on petfinder and other adoption websites.

See how the GAP Club makes a difference for THS girls and their community:


Coppell Aggie Moms

Our group contributes funds to student organizations at Texas A&M University.

Southlake, Uptown, Park Cities

Lone Star Bulldog Club Rescue

Funds will provide ongoing support of bulldog rescues in the metroplex, including vet bills and general supplies.