Ronald McDonald House Charities Pulling for the House

Ronald McDonald House Charities Pulling for the House

Pulling for the House is a tug of war style competition where teams of 12-15 compete against an 80,000 lb. semi-truck! The team that pulls the trucks the fastest is named the Pulling for the House Champion!

Saturday, August 1, 2015
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Golden State Foods
4751 S Vernon Ave
McCook, IL, 60525
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Pulling for the House - Cheerleaders



Pulling for the House


Pulling for the House - Champions

Event Schedule

3:00 PM
Registration opens

4:00 PM
Truck pulling begins

5:00 PM
Food available featuring delicious barbeque, Kids’ carnival opens, Live music begins

7:00 PM
Raffle winners announced

Start/Join a Team

Grab 12-15 of your friends, family, or colleagues and start fundraising for your favorite Ronald McDonald House. Then join us on August 1st to show off your muscles in a tug of war competition where your main competitor is an 80,000 lb. semi truck! CLICK HERE to start your Pulling for the House team!

Sponsorship Opportunities

There are sponsorship opportunities for recognition and we would love to partner with you! Please email Allison at to learn more.

Donate Raffle Items

For any donation, we can provide you with an acknowledgment letter for tax purposes. Please contact Allison Johnson at if you would like to donate an item.

Volunteer Opportunities

If you’re interested in volunteering, email Allison Johnson at or sign up online.


Please contact at Allison at

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2015 Event Sponsors

Dr Pepper

Hoekstratrans Caring Partner Ronald McDonald House Chicago