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SOUTHWEST GREENS CHICAGO JOINS RONALD McDONALD HOUSE FUNDRAISER

Bagpipes & Blues” Attendees to Challenge PGA Pro Chip Beck on Specially-Produced Southwest Greens Putting Green KENNESAW, GA (Sept. 25, 2012) – A state-of-the-art Southwest Greens putting green provided by Southwest Greens Chicago will be installed for an anticipated 2,000 VIP guests to have the rare opportunity to putt against PGA Pro Chip Beck at the Magnificent Moments fundraiser “Bagpipes & Blues” at Chicago’s legendary Field

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STARWOOD HOTELS OF CHICAGO TEAMS UP WITH RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES® TO HELP LOCAL FAMILIES IN NEED

Oak Brook, Ill. (April 4, 2012) — Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana (RMHC-CNI) today announced that Starwood Hotels of Chicago will serve as the official hotel partner of the world’s largest Ronald McDonald House scheduled to open in Chicago this summer. The partnership will ensure that any family whose child is being cared for at a downtown Chicago hospital will have a convenient and comfortable place to

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AMERICAN ICON LEROY NEIMAN TO MARK HIS BALL FOR ‘TARTAN ART ON THE AVENUE’

Official Ryder Cup Artist Will Paint First Five-Foot Golf Ball Structure For Public Art Exhibit; Local Artists Will Design At Least 100 More Oak Brook, Ill. (April 2, 2012) – Renowned for his unique, progressive style, American icon and Official Ryder Cup artist LeRoy Neiman will once again contribute a historic piece of artwork to the Chicago community by completing the first golf ball sculpture in the “Tartan Art on the Avenue” public art

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RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES® OF CHICAGOLAND AND NORTHWEST INDIANA LANCHES ONLINE PHOTO CAMPAIGN

Chicago’s Most Recognized Faces and Establishments Join Together to Help “Count Down Around Town” Beginning April 1, 2012   Oak Brook, Ill. (March 29, 2012) —Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana (RMHC®-CNI) is getting ready to celebrate a significant milestone and many of Chicago’s most well-known faces and places are supporting the cause. This June, they will officially open the world’s largest Ronald

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McDONALD’S HAPPY MEAL® TURNS 30 & CELEBRATES BY HELPING TO BUILD THE WORLD’S LARGEST RONALD McDONALD HOUSE®

OAK BROOK, IL – June 22, 2009 – As America’s favorite kid’s meal turns 30 this June, the Happy Meal is celebrating by giving back through the “Make Every Happy Meal Count” program. The McDonald’s Owner Operators are pledging a portion of the proceeds from every Happy Meal sold in close to 500 local restaurants across Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana to support the development of the largest Ronald McDonald House in the world. The goal

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WORLD’S LARGEST RONALD McDONALD HOUSE REACHES $20 MILLION MILESTONE

RMHC-CNI over 65% Toward Goal that will Help More Families of Hospitalized Children than Ever Before Chicago, Ill., (May, 2011) – Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana(RMHC®-CNI)  has announced a major milestone in their campaign to build the world’s largest Ronald McDonald House®- they have surpassed the $20 million mark in fundraising. “It’s our generous donors we have to thank. This really would not

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RMHC-CNI ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH ALMOST HOME KIDS

World’s Largest Ronald McDonald House to Launch First-Ever Alliance to Serve Children Who Are Medically Fragile Chicago, Ill., (June 1, 2011) – Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana (RMHC®-CNI) has announced a partnership with Almost Home Kids (AHK™) that will provide a first-of-its-kind level of support for families of  children who are medically fragile.  AHK will lease the sixth floor of what will be the

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CHICAGO NAMED FIRST BACK-TO-BACK HOST OF PRESTIGIOUS McDONALD’S® ALL AMERICAN HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL GAMES

CHICAGO NAMED FIRST BACK-TO-BACK HOST OF PRESTIGIOUS McDONALD’S® ALL AMERICAN HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL GAMES   McDonald’s cites Chicago’s hoops legacy, fans, facilities and stellar 2011 Games in decision to keep event in the Windy City   OAK BROOK, Ill. (June 16, 2011) – McDonald's® announced today that Chicago will become the first back-to-back host of the McDonald's All American High School Basketball Games when the event tips-off

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MC SQUARED ENERGY SERVICES ANNOUNCES EXPANDED COMMMITMENT TO RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES® OF CHICAGOLAND & NW INDIANA

The Power of a ‘Home Away from Home’ - Donation made to RMHC-CNI each time someone switches their home electricity supply to mc2 November 8, 2011 Chicago, IL – MC Squared Energy Services, LLC (mc2), an Illinois-based retail electricity supplier, has announced its expanded commitment to Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Chicagoland & Northwest Indiana (RMHC-CNI). Through December 2011, mc2 will donate $5.00 to RMHC-CNI each time someone

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VOICES OF THE FUTURE…COMING TOGETHER DAY

Chicago Music Companies Jira Productions and Artist and Brands LLC produce the 2nd annual “Voices of the Future… Coming Together" benefit at Harris Theatre for Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana CHICAGO (January 23, 2012) --Mayor Rahm Emanuel proclaims January 29, 2012, "Voices of the Future..Coming Together Day." This day will showcase youth vocalists throughout the City of Chicago to support Ronald McDonald

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