McDonald’s® and local schools form partner to raise funds for education in Central Illinois
Springfield, Ill (November 8, 2012)- McDonald’s restaurants in Central Illinois will team up to bolster education budgets on McTeacher’s Nights scheduled throughout the week of November 12-16. Participating restaurants will donate a percentage of the proceeds from evening sales to local schools. While students, parents and other school supporters are having a great time visiting McDonald’s, selected teachers and school staff will be working behind the counter.
All levels --- grade, middle and high --- and types --- public, private and parochial--- of schools will be represented. The schedule of schools and McDonald’s participating are:
Fundraiser Date McDonald's Location City State School
11/12/2012 711 W. Champaign Ave. Rantoul IL Broadmeadow Grade School
11/12/2012 4030 W. Boyd Rd. Decatur IL LSA Elementary School
11/13/2012 1012 W. Main St. Shelbyville IL Moulton Middle School
11/13/2012 3195 N. Vermillion St. Danville IL Schlarman Academy
11/13/2012 300 N. Water St. Decatur IL Pershing Early Learning Center
11/13/2012 109 Lucille Ave. Forsyth IL Marosa Forsyth Grade School
11/13/2012 1705 S. Philo Rd. Urbana IL Urbana Middle School
11/13/2012 601 N. Cunningham Ave. Urbana IL MLK Jr. Elementary School
11/13/2012 1909 Mt. Zion Road Decatur IL Mt. Zion Elementary School
11/14/2012 3005 N. Water St. Decatur IL Our Lady of Lourdes School
11/14/2012 1835 E. Eldorado Decatur IL Johns Hill Magnet School
11/14/2012 906 Bloomington Rd. Champaign IL Garden Hill Elementary
11/14/2012 Highway 54 West Clinton IL Lincoln Elementary School
11/15/2012 501 South Grand Ave. E. Springfield IL Lincoln Magnet School
11/15/2012 4030 E. Boyd Rd. Decatur IL Arsenta Oreana
11/15/2012 109 Lucille Ave. Forsyth IL Decatur Christian School
11/15/2012 522 W. Jefferson St. Springfield IL Dubois Elementary School
11/15/2012 1109 Hickox Dr. Lincoln IL Adams Elementary School
Partnering schools will promote the fundraiser by decorating McDonald’s restaurants with school colors, distributing event flyers, utilizing school mascots, inviting the school band and holding attendance competitions between grades and classes.
McDonald’s has a rich heritage and tradition of being a good community partner and neighbor, and a long-standing commitment to supporting education, World Children’s Day and Ronald McDonald House Charities. McTeacher’s Nights give communities a chance to support area schools while they enjoy a delicious meal at McDonald’s.