Colorado Springs, Colorado – September 28, 2012 –Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern Colorado (RMHCSC) celebrates 25 years of serving children and families in need
25th Anniversary Celebration! Past and current families will be joined by Board Presidents and Members, local dignitaries, corporate supporters, donors, the media and friends of the Charities on Wednesday, October 3, 2012 from 5:30 – 8:30 pm at the historical downtown Mining Exchange, 8 South Nevada Avenue.
In addition to music from award-winning Jim Adam Blues Band, opportunities abound to win fabulous prizes, sample delicious foods and beverages, take crazy pictures in the photo booth and also with Ronald McDonald, himself, all in the beautifully restored Mining Exchange.
A short program will share the history of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern Colorado, featuring the Bailey’s, a local family chosen as a face for Ronald McDonald House Charities Global (their short video is at the bottom of this email) followed by a check presentation from Cally O’Donnell with Allstate. Numerous photo/story opportunities are available with Beth Alessio, RMHCSC Executive Director, current and past RMHCSC families and individual and corporate supporters.
Radiothon! The following day (October 4, 2012) is RMHCSC’s second annual Radiothon on KLite 106.3. From 6 am to 7 pm the Radiothon consists of fabulous music interspersed with stories from children and families served by RMHCSC. On-air give-aways will be plentiful as local personalities Captain Dan, Paul Richards, Tammy Oakland and the rest of the KLite 106.3 team dedicate a day to supporting the efforts of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern Colorado. The Radiothon is presented by Penrose-St. Francis Health Services.
Help us celebrate 25 years of caring for seriously ill children and their families.
Partial list of RMHCSC’s 25th Celebration sponsors–
McDonald’s Southern Colorado Co-Op, McDonald’s Rocky Mountain Region, Penrose/St. Francis Health Services, KLite 106.3, KUNI Lexus of Colorado Springs, Recycle That, Salim’s Silver Star Automotive, Erickson, Brown and Kloster, Safeway, Boutte’s Photography, John and Gretchen Wahl, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, American Furniture Warehouse, CHEER’S Liquor Mart, TOPS Printing, Kate Sakal, USOC, Eastern Colorado Bank, DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen, Kaiser Permanente and Employer’s Resource Center
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Celebrating 25 Years in Southern Colorado!
Please take a moment to meet just one of our families, the Bailey’s, who were chosen to be the international face for Ronald McDonald House Charities.