RA Sushi Presents Fifth Annual Nicky’s Week Fundraiser May 24-30

RA Sushi Bar Restaurant, located at the Fashion Show Mall, will host its fifth annual “Nicky’s Week” fundraiser May 24-30 to benefit the internationally-renowned St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

All 22 RA Sushi locations across the country will donate 100 percent of the proceeds from the sale of various food and beverage items to help treat and cure children with life-threatening illnesses. RA Sushi has raised nearly $400,000 for St. Jude since 2005, and has a goal to donate an additional $110,000 to the charity this year.

All proceeds from the sale of Edamame, Tootsy Maki, Shrimp Shumai, FIJI, Red Bull, The Republic of Tea, and other select beverages will benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

WHEN: May 24 – 30, 2009

WHERE: RA Sushi Bar Restaurant at the Fashion Show Mall
3200 Las Vegas Boulevard South

Open seven days a week from 11 to 1 a.m. or later

RA Sushi Bar Restaurant, an upbeat, unconventional sushi bar, opened its first location in Old Town Scottsdale in October 1997. RA is best known for successfully combining distinctive sushi with a trendy, hip atmosphere. Fresh sushi is served to order along with outstanding Japanese-fusion cuisine in a fun, lively environment. The result is a place that is both unpretentious and fashionable. Lunch and dinner are served from 11 a.m. to midnight and the bar is open until 1 a.m. or later. Happy Hour food and beverage specials are offered Monday through Saturday, 3 to 7 p.m. Visit www.RAsushi.com for more information.

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is internationally recognized for its pioneering work in finding cures and saving children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases. Founded by late entertainer Danny Thomas and based in Memphis, Tenn., St. Jude freely shares its discoveries with scientific and medical communities around the world. No family ever pays for treatments not covered by insurance, and families without insurance are never asked to pay. St. Jude is financially supported by ALSAC, its fund-raising organization. For more information, please visit www.stjude.org.