This November, McDonald’s is celebrating McHappy Day. McHappy Day, formerly known as World Children’s Day, is a global fundraising effort in support of various children’s causes. In the Philippines, McDonald’s celebrates McHappy Day with its 2nd McHappy Day Fun Run this coming November 28, 2010 at the Venice Piazza at McKinley Hill, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig.
The McHappy Day Fun Run is a special run to raise P1million for the benefit of the Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC), the charity of choice of McDonald’s and its banner program, Bright Minds Read (BMR). Bright Minds Read is a program in partnership with the Department of Education (DepEd) that provides reading toolkits to different public schools all over the country to help students learn beginning reading. To date, over 2,200 public schools nationwide are under the BMR program.
Fun Run Details:
Distances: 500m for kids 7 years old and below, 3K, 5K and 10K. There will be a Family Category in the 3K distance – to qualify, the group or family should be composed of 2 Adults (regardless of gender) and 2 Kids (12 years and younger).
Registration Period: October 15 to November 21, 2010 at McDonald’s stores listed below:
You may download the registration form here.
Registration Fee (non-refundable): Individual – P350; Group of 4 – P1,250. Any individual excess of 4 will pay P350 each. Proceeds of the Run will go to RMHC.
Registration Fee Includes:
- McHappy Day Fun Run Race Kit: 1 Race Bib (4 Bibs per race Kit for Family Category), McHappy Day Reminders with Route Map
- Meal Stub
- Assembly Time: 5:00 AM
- Gun Start: 10K – 5:30 AM; 5K – 5:50 AM; 3K – 6:00 AM (Individual and Family); 500m 6:30 AM.
- Prizes and medals will be given to the winners during the Awarding Ceremony.
Visit www.mcdonalds.com.ph for more details and updates.