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Monthly Mixers - Thursday, May 16
Runnin' for the House - Saturday, May 18
2013 Annual Food Drive - Read this past February Event
Gala 2013 - Saturday, Sept. 7
Third Thursday Monthly Mixers 2013
On the third Thursday of each month, RMHC hosts a mixer at select "hot spots" in Las Vegas to network and have fun in an informal setting, all while supporting a great cause and exploring new establishments. Attendees are entered to win TWO roundtrip Southwest Airlines tickets, awarded at the October mixer. The more mixers you attend, the more chances you have to win!!
Dom DeMarco's Pizzeria & Bar | 9785 W Charleston Blvd, Las Vegas
Thursday, May 16 | 5:30 - 7:30 pm
Join us at Dom DeMarco’s Pizzeria and Bar on Thursday, May 16 from 5:30 to – 7:30 p.m. for drinks, menu items, and awesome raffle prizes, while helping a great cause – Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas.
Located at 9785 W. Charleston in Summerlin, Dom DeMarco’s will provide50 percent of proceeds to benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas. Enjoy great raffle prizes presented by The Point 97.1 FM.
Monthly Mixers are a great way to relax, meet people, and support a great cause. The Ronald McDonald House has provided “a home away from home” for more than 3,500 families since opening in 1998, insuring food, shelter, and transportation to local hospitals and more.
Pre-register by email for a free raffle ticket at the event (must be present to win). To pre-register or for more information, please e-mail Missy Check.
Lace up your running shoes and come run with Ronald McDonald at the 9th annual Runnin’ for the House 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk on Saturday, May 18 at the House, 2323 Potosi Street. “We look forward to connecting with our community through our annual run and walk,” said Alyson McCarthy, Executive Director of RMHC of Greater Las Vegas. “We’re excited to have activities for the whole family plus a free pancake breakfast for run registrants. This is a fun way for families and groups to raise money for a great cause, while exercising and having a good time.”
Ronald McDonald himself will do a fun pre-race warm-up at 6:45 am and start the race at 7 am with Chet Buchanan from 98.5 KLUC. Jesus “Half Animal” Villa, a professional acrobat, performer and five-time Guiness Book of World Records holder, will perform and walk 1 mile on stilts. The event also features timing by Top Gun Timing; overall male and female awards 3 deep in each age division; event t-shirts; and goodie bags to the first 300 registered participants at packet pick-up on Friday, May 17.
Event registration costs range from $20 to $25 per person depending on age division. Three registration categories are available: 5K Competitive (timed), 5K Non-Competitive (untimed), and 1 mile walk. For competitive runners, the 5k course is certified by USA Track & Field. Discounts are available for teams of ten or more.CLICK HERE FOR A PARKING MAP
Packet pick-up is on Friday, May 17 from 9:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., or 6:00am the day of the event. Participants who wait until the day of the event to register will pay a $40 registration fee for all races. Don’t want to get out of bed that early? Donate your entry fee to provide a warm bed for a family staying at the Ronald McDonald House!
Runnin’ for the House 2013 is presented by McDonald's of Greater Las Vegas and supported by KVVU Fox5, KLUC 98.5 FM, Lexus of Las Vegas, Southwest Gas, and The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank.
Proceeds from Runnin’ for the House benefit RMHC of Greater Las Vegas, a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization that provides temporary housing for families who travel to Las Vegas to receive medical treatment for their children. RMHC of Greater Las Vegas also supports programs that directly benefit children and families in the Las Vegas area through grants, scholarships, and community outreach projects.For Sponsorship Information, please call or email Missy Check at (702) 252-4663, ext. 8.