Papa John's Pizza and San Diego Padre Trevor Hoffman are teaming up to sponsor a youth writing contest titled "Who's Your Hero?" The contest will be topped off with a $10,000 donation to a charity of Trevor Hoffman's choice. "Who's Your Hero?" begins on September 17th and all entries must be postmarked by Saturday, October 13th.
San Diego County youths in two age categories, 9-10 and 11-13, are eligible to enter essays of 350 words or less. The top winner in each category will receive a $1,000 scholarship. Additionally, 25 winners in each category will win a family 4-pack to Sea World to have lunch with Trevor Hoffman on Saturday, November 3rd. All entrants will receive a coupon for a free Papa John's Pizza upon receipt of their entry form.
To enter "Who's Your Hero?", children or parents simply pick up an entry form, no purchase necessary, at any Papa John's location in San Diego. Additional entry forms are available on the box top on all pizzas delivered and in many local elementary and middle schools. Entries can be dropped off at all Papa John's stores or mailed to Papa John's Pizza/Essay Contest, 7875 Convoy Ct. Suite 19, San Diego, CA 92111.