See below for some answers to your "Frequently Asked Questions." If you need more clarification or have a question/concern that you don't see listed here, please feel free to contact us.
1. Can I bring my dog?
We love our four-legged supporters. However, for the safety of your loving pooch, animals are not allowed at the Long Beach Walk for Kids.
2. Where do I park and how much does it cost?
Please Click Here to Download Driving and Parking Information
3. Can I pick up my incentives before Walk day?
We have dedicated a day for you to come to the Long Beach Ronald McDonald House to pick-up incentive items that you've earned and drop off any money that you've collected.
Our Incentive Drive Thru and Drop Off Information is coming
500 E. 27th Street, Long Beach, CA 90806
You may enter through the alley located on the side of the House off27th Street - our lovely volunteers will be there to assist you. Description of Incentive Items for Money Raised coming soon
4. How can I bypass Walk Day Registration?
There is no need to wait in ‘Walk Day Registration Line’ if you have completed the three following to dos:
1. Already registered online
2. Have no additional money to turn in
3. Stopped by the Long Beach Ronald McDonald House and picked up your incentive items.
If you have friends and family members who are going to join you on Walk day please encourage them to register online early. Online registration will close at Noon on Saturday, April 21st. Please note, fundraising will NOT close - people may still donate to your page! So hit snooze and we’ll see you at the Celebration at 7:30am.
4. Can I still raise money online on Walk Day?
Online registration will close at Noon on Saturday, April 21st. Please note, fundraising will NOT close - people can still donate to your page!
5: Where is the Walk for Kids taking place?
The Walk for Kids is taking place at several different locations. For location specific information, please click on the location you are interested in attending:
La Quinta Civic Center Park in La Quinta (Inland Empire Ronald McDonald House)
Jessie Turner Health and Fitness Community Center in Fontana (Inland Empire Ronald McDonald House)
Central Park (Pasadena Ronald McDonald House)
Honda Center in Orange County (Orange County Ronald McDonald House)
Shoreline Park in Long Beach (Long Beach Ronald McDonald House)
California Living Museum in Bakersfield (Bakersfield Ronald McDonald House)
6: Can I turn in money the day of the event?
Yes, bring your funds with you to the registration table on the day of the event.
7: Can I support a program but walk at a different location?
Yes. When you register, you will have the opportunity to select both the program you are supporting and then the Walk event location you like to participate at.
8: Do I need to register my children?
Yes, we ask that all participants be registered, regardless of age.
9: If it rains, will the Walk for Kids still take place?
Yes, the Walk for Kids is a rain or shine event!
10: Who does the Walk for Kids benefit?
100% of all proceeds for the Walk for Kids benefits the children and families served by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern California houses and programs.
11: My company is interested in becoming a sponsor. What do I do?
Please visit our Sponsorship Opportunities page. Or contact your event manager to learn how to set up a matching gift program with your team
12: Can we make our own t-shirts/signs/banners?
Yes!!! We highly encourage teams and individuals to design their own t-shirts, banners, signs, and chants to share why your team is proud of walking for the Ronald McDonald House.