Seriously ill children and their families will benefit from the upcoming McHappy Day.
McHappy Day will be held in Dubbo on Saturday, November 17. Money raised from the day will go to Ronald McDonald House Charities, which includes Ronald McDonald House.
Last year the event helped provided almost 70,000 nights of accommodation at Ronald McDonald Houses in NSW for more than 1300 families. It also allowed more than 1300 students to take part in the Ronald McDonald Learning Program on any given week.
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RMHC is calling for the community to support the day by forming a Bucket Brigade and volunteering their time to raise vital funds.
“Every week, more and more families come to Ronald McDonald House Charities in need of support and accommodation, which is why McHappy Day is so important for raising vital funds for RMHC,” RMHC CEO Barbara Ryan said.
The Bucket Brigades are a simple and easy way for the Dubbo community to truly help RMHC make a difference for families in their time of need.”
During McHappy Day:
- $2 from every Big Mac sold will go to RMHC
- McHappy Day socks will be sold for $5, as well as $2, $5, $10 or $50 helping hands
- Bucket Brigades will be collecting donations