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Tartans of Art / Giant Golf Balls

  Articles   Tartans of Art / Giant Golf Balls Giant 36 in. diameter Golf Ball Sculptures. From concept to production of over 100, to scale golf balls on a tee and base.   The Golf Balls made to an amazing 3 foot diameter, mounted onto a Tee and set upon a 2 foot square box, Where designed and and manufactured at Busch Plastics , in Lynwood IL., under the sponsorship of Ronald McDonald House Charities and the Tartan Art exhibit . They

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MP Firefighters Provide Meals To Needy

MP Firefighters Provide Meals To Needy Posted: Sunday, July 22, 2012 1:00 pm The Mt. Prospect Fire Dept., in cooperation with Operation North Pole, participated Wednesday, July 11 in the “Meals from the Heart” program at the Ronald McDonald House located at University of Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital. The Meals from the Heart program offers small groups of volunteers the opportunity to plan a menu, purchase the ingredients and prepare a

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Belvidere boy on mission to bring joy to hospitalized children

Belvidere boy on mission to bring joy to hospitalized children By Geri Nikolai GO.RRSTAR.COM Posted Jul 19, 2012 @ 01:33 PM     Jordan King is a child who likes just about everything.Ask him his favorite color and he’ll name six or seven of them. His favorite subject in school? “Math, science and reading.” There is one thing he doesn’t like, however, and that’s being in the hospital. Jordan has had four stays for heart surgery at Advocate

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Basketball: Denny Kessel, fellow legends team up on local camp to benefit Ronald McDonald House

Basketball: Denny Kessel, fellow legends team up on local camp to benefit Ronald McDonald House BY KEN KEENAN kkeenan@pioneerlocal.com July 17, 2012 5:16PM Updated:  July 23, 2012 8:53PM LIBERTYVILLE — With a lineup of heavy hitters from the world of basketball on board, including former Mundelein High School boys head coach Denny Kessel, nationally known Sports America Inc. is bringing a pair of specialized camps to the greater Chicago area.

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Avaya and Carousel Keep Families Connected at World’s Largest Ronald McDonald House in Chicago

Avaya and Carousel Keep Families Connected at World's Largest Ronald McDonald House(R) in Chicago Companies Deliver State-of-the-Art Communications to "Home Away From Home" for Families of Hospitalized Children     BASKING RIDGE, NJ--(Marketwire - July 17, 2012) - Ronald McDonald House Charities(R) of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana (RMHC(R)-CNI) recently celebrated a significant milestone -- the official opening of the world's largest Ronald

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World’s Largest Ronald McDonald House Opens Its Doors in Chicago

World’s Largest Ronald McDonald House® Opens Its Doors in Chicago GETTYS’ New Design Helps Provide a ‘Home Away from Home’ for Families of Hospitalized Children Oak Brook, Ill. (PRWEB) July 15, 2012 Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana (RMHC®-CNI) recently celebrated a significant milestone — officially opening the world’s largest Ronald McDonald House located at 211 E. Grand Avenue in Chicago’s Streeterville

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Raise the Roof

Raise the Roof CAUSE & EVENT | ‘RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITY DAY It was a golden day for Ronald McDonald Houses worldwide when the doors to the world’s largest House swung open on June 25. The supersized skyscraper at 211 E. Grand will house 86 families with children being treated at nearby hospitals, including Lurie’s Children’s Hospital. Business, media and social notables — such as McDonald’s CEO Jim Skinner, WLS-Channel 7’s

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Burger Day 9 Donates to Ronald McDonald House

Burger Day 9 Donates to Ronald McDonald House Click Here to visit full article

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Lovie and MaryAnne Smith’s Charitable Pursuits

Lovie & MaryAnne Smith's Charitable Pursuits What you see on the NFL sidelines—the Chicago Bears’ even-keeled head coach revered for his reserved, if stoic, demeanor—gives little away about the passionate person Lovie Smith is both on and off the field. The recent Texas Sports Hall of Fame inductee hails from rural Big Sandy, Texas, where he grew up in poverty and attended segregated schools in the ’60s. Still, Lovie excelled as a high

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Health Aware: Mom of Preemie Finds Comfort in McDonald Family Room

Health Aware: Mom of preemie finds comfort in McDonald Family Room Submitted June 25, 2012 1:34PM Updated: June 27, 2012 10:20AM Expecting your first child can be stressful in the best circumstances, but when you face a dangerous complication of pregnancy, such as preeclampsia, that stress can go off the chart. Preeclampsia is marked by high blood pressure, excess protein in the urine and persistent swelling, especially in the legs and face.  

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