Grotto Pizza Will Donate to Breast Cancer Awareness for National Pizza Month

Rehoboth Beach, Del., September 25, 2019 – In celebration of October’s National Pizza Month and Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Grotto Pizza, an iconic casual-dining restaurant with locations in Delaware and Maryland, announced that it partnered with Susan G. Komen, the world’s largest breast cancer organization, to raise money to fund breast cancer research and provide real-time help to those that are facing the disease.  Recognizing a shared commitment to support the local Delaware and Maryland’s Eastern Shore communities, Grotto Pizza pledges to donate $2 for every specialty pizza sold during the month of October to Susan G. Komen.


“Grotto Pizza is proud to use the National Pizza Month platform as a unique opportunity to raise money for the fight against breast cancer,” said Jeff Gosnear, Vice President of Grotto Pizza. “One of the core values at Grotto Pizza is supporting our neighbors and customers, and this new partnership with Susan G. Komen provides a new and impactful way for our locations to get involved with an organization whose mission is to save lives by meeting the most critical needs in our communities and investing in innovative research to prevent and cure breast cancer.”


Komen Maryland Executive Director, Michael Jessup shares, “Susan G. Komen is grateful to Grotto Pizza for their support, which will help us fund live-saving breast health programs in Maryland and Delaware.”


Visit any Grotto Pizza (Delaware and Maryland locations) during the month of October, order a specialty pie and $2 will go straight to breast cancer research. Specialty pies include: Mama Grotto, Baker’s Choice, Meat Lovers, Classic Margherita, Buffalo Chicken, Milano, Grande, Grand Fiesta and the Gluten-free Pizza.  For more information about Grotto Pizza, National Pizza Month and Specialty Pizza selections, visit




Grotto Pizza Inc.:

Grotto Pizza, Inc.  opened in 1960 in Rehoboth Beach, Del., by founder Dominick A. Pulieri. Since then, Grotto Pizza has grown to 19 locations throughout Delaware and Maryland. A family-owned business, Grotto Pizza is a community oriented, family-friendly, casual dining restaurant that specializes in award-winning pizza, and hospitality. The full menu includes pizza, pasta, sandwiches, subs, appetizers, salads, beer, wine, cocktails and Grotto Gelato. To learn more about Grotto Pizza visit


Susan G. Komen:

Susan G. Komen is the world’s leading nonprofit breast cancer organization, working to save lives and end breast cancer forever. Komen has an unmatched, comprehensive 360-degree approach to fighting this disease across all fronts and supporting millions of people in the U.S. and in countries worldwide.  We advocate for patients, drive research breakthroughs, improve access to high-quality care, offer direct patient support and empower people with trustworthy information.  Born out of a promise between two sisters, Susan G. Komen remains committed to supporting those affected by breast cancer today, while tirelessly searching for tomorrow’s cures.