The Mayor and members of the City Council of Gaithersburg were among those who helped celebrate the one year anniversary of Not Your Average Joe’s! The Mayor, in presenting a proclamation naming July 30, 2013 “Not Your Average Joe’s Day” in Gaithersburg, said “Congratulations for offering a vibrant dining experience to Gaithersburg residents and for enriching the community through innovative support programs. Best wishes for continued success.” The Mayor also noted the more than $12,000 in cash and extraordinary food donations that the restaurant had made in the past year.
Also present was Brett Meyers, Executive Director of Nourish Now, a local organization dedicated to providing fresh surplus food to those in need in Montgomery County and surrounding area. Meyers said, “Nourish Now is so happy to be a partner with this restaurant. Their spirit of community and generosity helps Montgomery County residents in need enjoy a dinner with their families.”
Steve Silverstein, Not Your Average Joe’s Founder and CEO, said of the event, “Our restaurants strive to provide the best food, made from scratch, and the best service to our guests. We combine this belief in excellence with a true recognition of our responsibility to those around us. The Not Your Average Cause is just one way to return something worthwhile to our neighbors.”
On behalf of the entire Gaithersburg Not Your Average Joe’s team, thank you to all who attended the event and have helped make Not Your Average Joe’s a member of the Gaithersburg community!