Dickey’s Barbecue Partners with the Raleigh Rescue Mission for the Downtown Raleigh Festival of Hope

Dickey’s is donating pulled pork for the fun filled event to help raise awareness for the Raleigh Rescue Missions support for the homeless and poor in the area.

Raleigh, NC, May 07, 2011 --(PR.com)-- GMW Carolina, Inc that locally owns and operates the Triangle Dickey’s Barbecue Pit location in Cary, Durham, and Raleigh is participating in the Raleigh Rescue Missions annual Festival of Hope. Raleigh Rescue Mission, 314 E. Hargett Street, will host its Downtown Raleigh Festival of Hope for the community and celebrate their 50 years of service to the homeless and poor in the Raleigh area. This is a free outdoor event for the whole family to enjoy carnival games and inflatables, crafts, face painting, hot dogs, barbecue, international food tasting expo, hear local music and more. The event will be held Saturday, May 7 10 AM – 2 PM in the area surrounding the Raleigh Rescue Mission.

Bring donations of paper products such as toilet paper, napkins and paper towels to help the Mission build a “Paper Palace” during the event. This free event, open to the public is the Mission’s way of saying thanks to the community for their support all year round. Dickey’s has donated a portion of the barbecue that will be served. It will be a “unique” barbecue blend. Dickey’s donation will be mixed with other area barbecue for variety. For additional details please visit: http://www.raleighrescue.org/get-involved/events/downtown-raleigh-festival-hope-0

About GMW Carolina, Inc
GMW Carolina, Inc, is also Area Developer for North Carolina, working with Dickey’s Barbecue parent company to bring as many Dickey’s to North Carolina as it will hold. All Triangle locations are locally owned and operated since 2006 by GMW Carolina, Inc. lead by Gregory and Maureen Woloszczuk President and Vice Present of the company. Follow us in the Triangle on Twitter @dickeys_nc or join us on Facebook dickeys_nc. For North Carolina Franchising information contact info@gmwcarolina.com.

About Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc
The first Dickey’s Barbecue opened in 1941 in Dallas, TX. The original location is still open for business and Dickey’s Barbecue is still owned and operated by the Dickey Family. Dickey’s only began franchising in 1994, Dickey’s is opening its doors coast to coast with 147 locations now open in 33 states. Even today, Dickey’s still slow smokes all of their signature meats overnight in every restaurant. Follow nationally on Twitter @dickeys or join us on Facebook dickeys.

Source: Dickey’s Barbecue (www.dickeys.com)

GMW Carolina, Inc
Maureen Woloszczuk