Recent events benefitting the Ronald McDonald House:
The Red Shoe Affair
Saturday, February 9, 2013 | 6:30 p.m.
Jack Roth Stadium Club Room, Michigan Stadium
The Ronald McDonald Houses of Ann Arbor invite you to the Red Shoe Affair! This is your opportunity to step out, step up, and support our Houses... at the Big House!
Join us for a special evening of cocktails, entertainment, and hope. The event includes a strolling dinner and cocktails, auctions, entertainment, and an up close and personal look at the Wolverine's locker room, tunnel, and playing field! Red shoes are encouraged along with your festive cocktail attire!
Tickets: $125 per person, complimentary valet parking included.
UofM vs. OSU Pop Tab Battle
The Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Huron Valley are once again competing against the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Ohio to see who can collect the most pop tabs before the big game on November 24th!
Last year RHMC of Central Ohio won by collecting over 10,000 lbs of tabs! This year we would love to see the Ronald McDonald Houses of Ann Arbor win. For more information on collecting visit the Pop Tabs page!
Go RMH and Go Blue!
Ronald McDonald House Gala
Saturday, October 6, 2012 | Joe Louis Arena
We had a fantastic time at the 8th Annual Ronald McDonald House Gala! To learn more about this wonderful event please visit the event website at http://www.rmhgala.com
Red Wings, Red Shoes, Red Wine!
W4 Country "Bubba in a Bubble" 2012 Radiothon presented by Sam's Club
Monday, September 17 at 6:00 a.m. - Wednesday, September 19th at 10:00 a.m.
McDonald's, 5550 W. Michigan Ave, Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Join us for the "Bubba in a Bubble" Radiothon to benefit the Ronald McDonald Houses of Ann Arbor!
Starting at 6:00 a.m. on Monday, September 17th, Brian "Bubba" Cowan will stay in the McDonald's Play Place, broadcasting live from within! Come visit Bubba in his bubble and support the Ronald McDonald Houses.
Checks and credit card donations are accepted on-site. Secure online donations can be made at www.rmh-annarbor.org.
Please see the flyers below for opportunities to support the event and the Houses.
Noodles & Company Restaurant Fundraiser
September 12, 2012
Noodles & Company, 3601 Washtenaw Ave. Ste A, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Join us for a restaurant fundraiser at Noodles & Company in Arborland on September 12th! A percentage of your total food purchase will directly benefit the Ronald McDonald Houses of Ann Arbor and the families we serve.
Flat Top Stir-Fry Grill for the Ronald McDonald House
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 | 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Flat Top Stir-Fry Grill, 3275 Washtenaw Ave. (at Huron Parkway)
Flat Top and the Ronald McDonald Houses of Ann Arbor are once again teaming up to provide a 'home away from home' for families with children hospitalized or receiving treatment for a serious illness or injury.
Join us again on August 21 at Flat Top Stir-Fry Grill for a second round of fundraising! Remember to show the flyer below and mention the fundraiser, and 20% of your total food purchase will go directly to the Ronald McDonald Houses of Ann Arbor!
Family Festival for Hope
Thursday, June 21, 2012 | Corner of Main and Liberty Streets in Downtown Ann Arbor
The Family Festival for Hope is a family-friendly event, including:
-Face painting and balloon animals, kids activity area, Wii video game area, Photo booth, Food, and much more!
The Leslie Science Center will be displaying birds of prey from 5pm until 7pm, and at 7pm performances by The Verve Pipe will start!
Everyone at the event had a great time and we are so thankful for the support from all of our sponsors, donors, performers, vendors, attendees, volunteers, and other supporters. Thank you!!
Check out the photos from the Enspire Dental Photo Booth here: Forgive Me Not Photos Images
and view the flash mob performance by Ann Arbor Dance Classics here: Flash Mob Performance
Fashion In Detroit
March 10, 2012
MotorCity Casino Hotel's Sound Board
Benefitting the Ronald McDonald Houses of Ann Arbor and Detroit
The Ronald McDonald House of Ann Arbor is extremely proud to have been named a beneficiary of a portion of the proceeds of Detroit's hottest fashion event of the year, Fashion in Detroit. This event salutes the strong and vibrant Detroit fashion scene during a one-day event co-hosted by Project Runway's Joe Faris and Ambassador Magazine Publisher and Jewelry Designer, Denise Illitch.
The event will include 8 runway presentations by a collection of local and national designers, designer trunk shows/meet and greets, a "Market Detroit" pop-up shop, a Detroit sports lounge, a VIP private reception and an Afterglow bash. Tickets start at $25 in advance with a VIP experience for $100. The day's admission includes all fashion shows, gift bags, a souvenir guidebook/lookbook, entrance to the trunk shows and eligibility for high-end giveaways. Tickets are available at all Ticketmaster locations, www.ticketmaster.com, or by phone at (800) 745-3000. Sponsorship opportunities are also available. For more information, visit www.fashionindetroit.com.
Family Festival for Hope
June 23, 2011, 3-8 p.m., Main St. and Liberty, Ann Arbor
The Ronald McDonald House of Ann Arbor and the University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children's Hospital share a long and important partnership, as well as a common goal--supporting children and families as they face serious illness or injury.
This year, Ronald McDonald House is joining Mott in another way, through The Event on Main, which is a multi-year fundraising endeavor to fund the new Mott Hospital. The Ronald McDonald House will host the Family Festival for Hope as part of this year's Event on Main. The Family Festival will take place on Tuesday, June 23 from 3:00-8:00 p.m. on Main Street (which will be closed) at Liberty in Ann Arbor. It will be a free event featuring street artists (face painters, balloon twister, etc.), live entertainment (Ariel & Zoey & Eli, Too; Fiddlers ReStrung; Michigan Xtreme Cheer & Dance; U-M's "Revolution"; Pioneer HS Theatre Guild; "Maximum Will" jazz combo; GameBoi), crafts (Ann Arbor Art Center), activities (Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum), ice cream (Ben & Jerry's), plantains (Jamaican Jerk Pit), a photo booth (Pix Photo Booth), Paws from the Detroit Tigers, Ronald McDonald, Bubba and Spike from W4 Country, Matt Hunwick of the Colorado Avalanche (5:30-6:00), and many other fun activities for the whole family.
Thank you to our sponsors: Hope Sponsors: Coca-Cola, BPI Information Systems; Friend of the House Sponsors: Bearwood Mgt. Co. McDonald's, Zingerman's Community of Businesses, Dykema, La-Z-Boy, Michigan Commerce Bank; Festival Sponsors: Stefforia, Petik & Associates, P.C., Premium Event Services, United Bank and Trust.
2nd Annual W4 Country (102.9) 5 Million Penny Roof-sit Challenge to benefit the Ronald McDonald House of Ann Arbor
Our great friends from the "Breakfast with Bubba" show on 102.9 W4 Country will be hosting a radiothon to benefit the Ann Arbor Ronald McDonald House. The radiothon will run from 6:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 14 through 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 16. Brian "Bubba" Cowan will be sitting on the roof of the McDonald's in Saline (7847 E. Michigan Avenue) until he raises 5 million pennies ($50,000) for the RMH of Ann Arbor! Listen to 102.9 FM on the radio or online at www.w4country.com to learn about great prizes you can win by donating. You may also donate online or call 734-713-ROOF (7663) during radiothon hours to donate.