Above / Lou Malnati’s Naperville locations include 131 W. Jefferson Avenue in Downtown Naperville, pictured here, as well as 2879 95th Street in south Naperville. Both Lou’s again will host the annual end-of-school-year celebration and fundraiser to benefit KidsMatter. (PN File Photo)
On Monday, June 5, 2023, the annual end-of-year celebration, “School’s Out” event takes place at Lou Malnati’s in Naperville, benefitting local nonprofit organization KidsMatter.
From 11AM to 11PM on Monday, June 5, Lou Malnati’s Naperville locations will donate a portion of their daily sales—via dine in, carry out, or delivery orders—to KidsMatter whose many programs help build resilient kids who say “no” to destructive choices and “yes” to their endless possibilities.
Downtown celebration will include live musical performances
In addition to enjoying great Lou’s Malnati’s cuisine, dine-in visitors at the Downtown Naperville location will also enjoy live musical performances from area school musicians and Road Show Inc. Naperville, from 5-8PM.
“This is KidsMatter’s 18th year hosting the School’s Out celebration,” stated Nina Menis, CEO & Executive Director of KidsMatter, in a news release. “We are so grateful for Lou Malnati’s partnership and look forward to this event every year both to celebrate our area students and kick off summer.”
Menis continued, “We hope residents will choose to eat out (or order in) at Lou Malnati’s on Monday, June 5 or even cater a work lunch or special event. Proceeds raised will help us continue our many KidsMatter programs designed to empower youth.”
Every purchase on June 5, 2023, will benefit KidsMatter
Visitors may dine in, carry out or have orders delivered via the downtown location.
Lou Malnati’s at 95th Street offers delivery and carryout.
Every purchase benefits KidsMatter.
For Lou Malnati’s in Downtown Naperville, call (630) 717-0700, or Lou Malnati’s 95th Street, call (630) 904-4222 or to order online go to orders.loumalnatis.com – selecting the appropriate Naperville location.
KidsMatter since 2001
Recognized as Naperville’s proactive, youth oriented human service organization KidsMatter’s mission is to build resilient kids who say “no” to destructive choices and “yes” to endless possibilities. Established in 2001, KidsMatter has received the Naperville Chamber of Commerce 2014 “NFP of the Year” Award, 2015 “AT&T Investing in Illinois Award” and Illinois Principals Association 2016 “Building School Community Bridges Award” for its work helping young people build developmental assets including positive values, healthy relationships, and self-esteem.
With programming focused on preventing problems in the lives of youth before they start, KidsMatter equips youth and families with essential tools to manage the societal pressures and stress of everyday life through dynamic school and community programs, practical education, resources, and youth recognition. KidsMatter harnesses the power of partnership with parents, educators, and an extensive network of community resources to help kids and families thrive.
To learn more about KidsMatter, visit kidsmatter2us.org.