Los Angeles (Sept. 1, 2009) – Beginning today, Southern California McDonald’s® restaurants will offer “McDonald’s Wednesdays” L.A. County Fair vouchers, which can be exchanged for admission tickets and unlimited carnival ride wristbands for the discounted price of $20, a savings of $42. A portion of the proceeds from each ticket purchased with the “McDonald’s Wednesdays” voucher will benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern California.
The voucher must be redeemed at the L.A. County Fair admissions gate on Wednesday Sept. 9, 16, 23, or 30. “McDonald’s Wednesdays” vouchers will be available in the lobbies of participating McDonald’s restaurants in Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura counties or online at www.mcdonaldssocal.com. The L.A. County Fair takes place from Sept. 5 – Oct. 4, 2009.
“We encourage residents and visitors alike to take advantage of this promotion to help raise funds for the families of seriously ill children who are served by the programs of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern California,” said Neil Ruby, McDonald’s owner/operator and president of the McDonald’s Operators’ Association of Southern California (MOASC).
Committed to providing comfort, care and support to children and families in Southern California, Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern California operates five Ronald McDonald Houses in Bakersfield, Loma Linda, Los Angeles, Orange County and Pasadena, with a sixth on the way in Long Beach, Camp Ronald McDonald for Good Times, a Community Grants Board and four scholarship programs.
MOASC is comprised of more than 600 franchised and company-owned restaurants in the counties of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura.