2022 Walk for Kids Event Information

Walk for Kids™ is an annual fundraiser to support families receiving comfort, care and support from Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern California. This fun, family-friendly event calls on volunteers, companies, and donors within their local community to keep families close when they need it the most.

We invite you to join the Walk for Kids in-person on April 24th at Fontana Park, 15556 Summit Ave, Fontana, CA 92336.

 

 Program FAQs

If I participated last year, will my information be saved in the system?Yes! All your information from last year can be carried over to this year's event. 

If you are a returning participant, Log In using your username and password from the previous year. The system will recognize your account and request your previous password. If you forgot your password, click on Forgot Password to reset it. You will then be asked to register for this year's event with your previous information auto filled for a quicker registration process.   

What does "goal amount" mean? 
During registration, you are asked to enter a goal amount for your Walk for Kids account and/or team account. This is the fundraising goal that you set for yourself or your team to appear on your fundraising page. This is the number you aim to strive for during your Walk for Kids fundraising, but you will not be held accountable for this amount and it can be changed at any time in your Participant Center.

Why should I register?
Your registration will provide providing care, comfort, and support to families, staying at the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern California (RMHCSC) , so that they can focus on what’s most important—the health of their child.

Is my registration fee tax deductible?
The IRS does not consider registration fees for charity walks to be tax deductible, as you are receiving entry to the event, as well as merchandise, in exchange for your contribution.

Does my registration fee count towards my fundraising total?
Yes it does! Although your registration fee is not tax deductible as explained in the previous question, it does count towards your fundraising total.

If I am already registered, do I need to register my spouse and children?
Everyone who wishes to participate in the walk, must register individually. Child registration are always free. 

What Health guidelines will you follow?
The Walk for Kids event will take place in-person following all guidelines outlined by the CDC and local health agencies. In the case that the in-person event must be canceled for any reason, Walk for Kids will take place virtually.  

Fundraising FAQ's

This is my first-time fundraising—do you have any tips?
Whether you are a newbie to fundraising or have been doing this for several years, you can get tips and ideas to make the most of your efforts by visiting our Fundraising Tips page.

My company is interested in becoming a sponsor. What do I do?
Please contact event manager,Xavier Garcia at IERMH-Events@rmhcsc.org to learn more.


Intrested in Volunteering.
I would like to Volunteeer to help with the Walk for Kids,  Who do I contact?

We are always looking for help before, day of, and after the Walk for kids.  Please Click Here on the link to our voluteer team.

 


 

 

Contact Info

Xavier Garcia
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern California (RMHCSC)
909-747-1262
IERMH-Events@rmhcsc.org 

Mailing Address:
Attn:Xavier Garcia
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern California (RMHCSC)
ATTN: Frank Duncanson
4560 Fountain Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90029