Ronald McDonald House Charities Gets $7,020 From SlotZilla Charity Challenge

March 9, 2015

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas was the most recent beneficiary of a SlotZilla zip line fundraiser, receiving $7,020 to assist families during their time of need.

Ronald McDonald himself kicked off the charity event on Feb. 26, 2015.

Ronald McDonald

Ronald McDonald clowns around with Fremont Street Experience President Jeff Victor.

All SlotZilla ticket sales on Feb. 26, from noon to 6:00 p.m. were donated to Ronald McDonald House Charities, a nonprofit that provides temporary housing for families who travel to Las Vegas to receive medical treatment for their children.

McDonald's check

Few things make us happier than handing a giant check to a worthy organization.

Pictured above are, left to right: Thomas Bruny, Director of Marketing for Fremont Street Experience; Ronald McDonald, perhaps you’ve heard of him; Alyson McCarthy, Executive Director of Ronald McDonald House Charities; Jeff Victor, President of Fremont Street Experience.

Learn more about Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas.

Ronald McDonald

Ronald mugs it up with comedian Carla Rea who came out to support the fundraising effort.

Ronald McDonald, the iconic mascot of McDonald’s restaurants, schmoozed with Fremont Street Experience visitors, then took to the skies on SlotZilla lower “Zipline.”

Ronald McDonald

Ronald takes flight on the SlotZilla Zipline.

Later, Ronald went back for more, flying superhero-style on SlotZilla’s upper “Zoomline.” Guests on the Zoomline take off 114 feet and fly 1,750 feet, the full length of Fremont Street Experience.

Here’s a look at Ronald as he takes off from the SlotZilla tower.

 

Learn more about downtown’s SlotZilla Las Vegas zip line ride. It’s one of the best things to do in Las Vegas!

Ronald McDonald

The color-coordinated accessory bag was completely planned, and that’s the story we’re sticking to.

To-date, Fremont Street Experience has donated more than $52,000 to Las Vegas nonprofit organizations through its SlotZilla Charity Challenges.

So far, our SlotZilla Charity Challenge partners have included the Firefighters of Southern Nevada Burn Foundation, American Heart Association, Susan G. Komen of Southern Nevada and Opportunity Village.

Take a look at more photos, below, from the SlotZilla charity day for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas, and look forward to more SlotZilla Charity Challenges soon.

Only in downtown Las Vegas can you fly on the world’s ultimate zip line, SlotZilla, and changes lives at the same time.

SlotZilla Charity Challenge for Ronald McDonald House Charities

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