Chick-fil-A opened its first Prosper restaurant on Aug. 23, bringing its handcrafted food and award-winning customer service, commitment to community engagement and hands-on mentoring for 85 newly hired Team Members.

Local franchise owner and Operator Chris Wright is inviting residents to join in the opening festivities at his new restaurant at 1091 N. Preston Road by participating in a community celebration that has been a 14-year Chick-fil-A tradition. Chick-fil-A’s First 100 celebration has given away more than $34 million through yearend 2017.

First 100 Campout event and children’s book drive

The family-friendly overnight First 100 Campout party included fun, engaging activities for all ages while enjoying Chick-fil-A meals throughout the countdown to the opening. Registration began in the restaurant parking lot at 6 a.m., Aug. 22. Details included:

· Up to 100 adults will win a digital offer card with a year of free Chick-fil-A meals (52 meals with each consisting of a Chick-fil-A Chicken Sandwich, medium Waffle Potato Fries and a medium beverage).

· The community event was open to guests surrounding the restaurant with a list of eligible zip codes and complete rules found at https://thechickenwire.chick-fil-a.com/News/Future-Openings.

The celebration included a children’s book drive benefitting a local youth organization, one of several organizations Wright hopes to positively impact and support in the community. Since 2014, Chick-fil-A has donated nearly 70,000 books to 341 local organizations in 45 states and Washington, D.C.

“I am excited to bring Chick-fil-A to Prosper and have an opportunity to serve the community outside my restaurant,” said Wright. “I am committed to developing myTeam Members as together we provide a remarkable experience to our guests who become part of our family.”