Orange City, IA – Pizza Ranch Inc. awarded its annual Community Impact Award the Rapid City Pizza Ranches at the company’s 2017 National Conference held in Sioux Falls, SD on June 12-14th. The Rapid City Pizza Ranches are owned by Terry Larsen, Steve Cronin, and Jim & Anita Larsen.
"The Community Impact Award is one of the most coveted Pizza Ranch honors,” said President & Founder, Adrie Groeneweg. “When you get to know the Rapid City team, you realize how big their hearts are. It’s all about giving back to their community."
The Pizza Ranch Community Impact Award is given to a Pizza Ranch franchisee who lives out the Pizza Ranch Vision in their community. Pizza Ranch’s Vision is to Glorify God by Positively Impacting the World. The Community Impact Award was created to recognize the contributions and achievements franchisees make in their hometowns.
The two Pizza Ranch locations in Rapid City were awarded $1,000 for receiving the Community Impact Award to donate to a local charity of the team’s choosing. Pizza Ranches of Rapid City will match the $1,000 and are proud to donate a total of $2,000 to Rural America Initiatives Ateyapi Program.
About Pizza Ranch
Cultivating its mission “To give every guest a legendary experience” since its inception in 1981, Pizza Ranch connects with its communities in a way that provides bridges for friends, family and colleagues to come together. Today, Pizza Ranch is based in Orange City, Iowa and owns, operates and franchises more than 200 locations in 13 states. Consistent growth has been a Pizza Ranch staple, as the brand has become a beacon of community involvement and exceptional food. The Pizza Ranch buffet features legendary pizzas, crispy ranch chicken, salads and desserts, and is delivered with an unmatched service quality. For more information about Pizza Ranch in Rapid City and elsewhere, visit PizzaRanch.com.
Pictured: Franchisees Terry Larsen and Steve Cronin with President and Founder Adrie Groeneweg