Sunday, April 11: Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern California will host "Walk for Kids"
A non-competitive 5k (3.1 miles) pledge event for individuals at all fitness levels, to raise funds for and awareness of Ronald McDonald Houses in Los Angeles and Pasadena, and Camp Ronald McDonald for Good Times.
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern California provides comfort, care and support to children and families in Southern California through a number of programs including: Ronald McDonald Houses which offer low cost, and often free, temporary housing for families of seriously ill children receiving treatment at adjacent hospitals and medical centers and Camp Ronald McDonald for Good Times which provides children with cancer an opportunity to process their diagnosis and restore their self-esteem while learning independence and self-reliance in the therapeutic environment of the great outdoors.
Participants are encouraged to collect donations for the Los Angeles or Pasadena Ronald McDonald House or Camp Ronald McDonald for Good Times. No minimum donation is required.
Registration at 7:00 a.m., the Walk will start: at 8:00 a.m., wtih a Closing ceremony at 11:00 a.m. This event will take place at the Universal Studios Backlot, 3800 Barham Blvd. Gate 4, Los Angeles, 90068.
Individuals and teams representing businesses, community groups, families and friends are encouraged to sign-up to participate with Ronald McDonald House Charities at (626) 744-9449 or click here