Founded in 1965, the SUBWAY restaurant chain is one of the world's largest submarine sandwich franchises, with more than 30,000 locations in over 85 countries. The company offers store design and local marketing assistance services for its franchises. In addition, it provides catering services for birthday parties, anniversaries, office functions, and school, sports and club events. The chain s restaurants maintain locations in convenience stores, truck stops, universities, hospitals, military bases, arenas and shopping malls. The SUBWAY RANDOM ACTS OF FITNESS FOR KIDS program includes a kit for teachers that features a calendar offering daily health tips for students, meal certificates and stickers to reward students for their random acts of fitness. SUBWAY is an official sponsor of Little League baseball and softball events. It is also a national sponsor of The American Heart Association's Jump Rope for Heart and Hoops for Heart programs. SUBWAY is owned and operated by Doctor s Associates.