Tagged: ronald mcdonald house charities of arkansas

Ronald McDonald House Gets $1.2M From Mabee Foundation

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/3/2016 10:24 am

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Arkansas said Monday that it received $1.2 million from The J.E. and L.E. Mabee Foundation.

Exclusive Sisley Spring Beauty Event Coming to B.Barnett

by Soirée Staff 3/25/2016 9:32 am

For two days only, the boutique will host the experts of Sisley-Paris, a botanical-based skincare line that is a favorite of beauty gurus the world over. The even better news? A local charity benefits from the whole thing. Read on.

Dhu Thompson, Kelley Bass Named Top Executives at Arkansas Business of the Year Awards

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/26/2016 8:00 am

Dhu Thompson of Delta Plastics/Revolution Bag and Kelley Bass of the Museum of Discovery win executive of the year awards at 28th annual Arkansas Business of the Year Awards at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock.

RMHC Chocolate Fantasy Ball Set for Feb. 13

by Soirée Staff 1/26/2016 7:50 am

Have you recovered from the holiday sugar high yet? Good, because things are about to get a whole lot sweeter.

WLR Office Building Draws $4.5M Sale (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 11/2/2015 12:00 am

The 333 Executive Court Building in west Little Rock tipped the scales at $4.5 million. A west Little Rock congregation expanded its holdings in a $3.65 million deal for a neighboring 45,528-SF grocery store. And two Little Rock nonprofits were on either side of a $1.11 million transaction.

WLR Executive Court Property Sold in $4.5 Million Deal

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/5/2015 12:00 am

An office building, a church property, a retail project and a nonprofit facility in Little Rock plus a substantial residence in west Pulaski County provide this week’s million-dollar transactions.

RMHC Groundbreaking Reception

by Staff 8/26/2015 12:00 am

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Arkansas, along with board chair Rodney Showmar and executive director Katie Choate, hosted a reception for board members, committees and special guests to celebrate the groundbreaking of the new RMHC House. The event was held on the 20th floor of the River Market Tower on the eve of the groundbreaking.

Chocolate Fantasy Ball

by Staff 3/31/2015 12:00 am

McDonald’s of Central Arkansas presented the Chocolate Fantasy Ball to celebrate Valentine’s Day and raise funds for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Arkansas. The black-tie event, held in the Marriott Grand Ballroom, featured dinner, dancing, live and silent auctions and plenty of chocolate treats.

Mac the Goldendoodle Creates Smiles at Ronald McDonald House

by Stephanie Bayless 2/9/2015 12:00 am

Meet Mac, a dog with a job. This fluffy, six-month-old Goldendoodle spends his workweek as Director of Smiles at Little Rock’s Ronald McDonald House.

RMHC Chocolate Fantasy Ball Set for Valentine's Day

by Jess Ardrey 2/2/2015 7:15 am

We hope you recovered from the holiday sugar high, because things are about to get sweet.

RMHC Capital Campaign Kickoff

by Staff 1/1/2015 12:01 am

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Arkansas launched its $8 million capital campaign to build a new House at its future home on the corner of Martin Luther King and 10th Streets. A $1 million lead gift was provided by McDonald’s of Central Arkansas.

Ronald McDonald House Kicks Off Campaign for New Home

by Jess Ardrey 10/31/2014 9:28 am

Big changes are around the corner for the organization. Here's a look at what's in store.

Chocolate Fantasy Ball

by Staff 4/1/2014 12:01 am

Presented by McDonald's of Central Arkansas, the 2014 Chocolate Fantasy Ball was a black-tie affair that included dining, dancing, auctions and lots of chocolate treats. Held at the Little Rock Marriott, the event benefited the programs of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Arkansas.

Dillard's Snubs Local Ronald McDonald House Over Contractor Choice

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/3/2014 12:00 am

Dillard’s Inc. apparently was so unhappy that its construction arm wasn’t considered to build the Ronald McDonald House in Little Rock that it withheld a donation to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Arkansas.

Kellye Simmons Finds Home Away from Home with Ronald McDonald House Charities of Arkansas

by Amanda Hoelzeman 2/1/2014 12:00 am

It was during late-night conversations with fellow mothers spending extended time at Arkansas Children's Hospital that Kellye Simmons first learned of the work Ronald McDonald House Charities of Arkansas does to help the families of sick children. Inspired, as soon as Parson was stable, Kellye began volunteering with RMHCA. Fast forward eight years and she’s serving on the live auction committee for the nonprofit’s signature event, the Chocolate Fantasy Ball. Here, she shares more about the mission of RMHCA and the upcoming ball.

Red Shoe Affair

by Staff 11/19/2013 4:25 pm

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Arkansas held its second annual Red Shoe Affair fundraiser at the Pleasant Valley Country Club on the eve of the Ronald McDonald Golf Classic. Guests were encouraged to wear their favorite red shoes to the event, where they bid on auction items, danced and enjoyed an indoor Southern picnic.

Redevelopment Trails $3 Million Retail Sale (Real Deals)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/19/2013 12:00 am

Redevelopment of the former Brandon House Furniture property in midtown Little Rock is in motion after a $3 million sale.

Chocolate Fantasy Ball

by Staff 4/1/2013 12:00 am

Presented by McDonald’s of Central Arkansas, the 10th annual Chocolate Fantasy Ball was held at The Peabody Little Rock and benefited Ronald McDonald House Charities of Arkansas. The evening included dining, dancing, live and silent auctions and lots of chocolate treats, including the event’s signature chocolate martini, provided by Glazer’s, and gourmet chocolate strawberries, provided by Ben E. Keith.

Beverly Morrow Keeps Arches Golden for Ronald McDonald House

by Jennifer Pyron 2/1/2013 12:00 am

As a McDonald’s owner/operator for 25 years, Beverly Morrow gets the pleasure of directly supporting Ronald McDonald House Charities by donating a portion of Happy Meal proceeds to the organization. But her passion for the local chapter goes deeper than that.

Purchase Pre-sale Tickets to West Side Story and Support a Good Cause

by Lauren James 1/4/2013 8:00 am

Support the Ronald McDonald House Charities by purchasing pre-sale tickets this weekend to the West Side Story production at the Robinson Center Music Hall.