Join us online (here!) for inspiration and fun. Here's what happening!
Register early, follow us on Facebook, Instagram and YouTube and receive updates. You won't want to miss any of the fun in the weeks leading up to Red Tie and to participate during the week.
Monday, August 3
Welcome to Red Tie! Tune in to our website, Facebook, or YouTube to hear all that's happening at the House and the fun we have in store as we raise funds so families with hospitalized children can stay together. Place your bids on some amazing auction items and raffles for your chance to win! Online auction will open.
Tuesday, August 4
The core of Ronald McDonald House Akron's mission is families. Spend the evening a kid at heart and pull out your family's favorite games, puzzles, arts/crafts, movies, or whatever it is you love to do together! We want to see it all! Post a photo or video on Facebook by tagging #RMHREDTIE to be entered to win a Family Game Night Package, including ALL your favorite board games and free pizza for a month!
Wednesday- Friday, August 5-7
Ronald McDonald House Tours
If you've never stepped inside Ronald McDonald House, find out just how special it is. Join us for a virtual tour of the House to see where we help families get better together.
Behind-the-Scenes at the House
Wonder what it takes to run a 42-room house that never closes? Come behind-the-scenes for a peek at ALL the services we provide to families, including our meal program, family activities, guest rooms, and more.
Meet our Families
We will introduce you to several families to hear about how Ronald McDonald House helped their families heal together.
Best Tie and Shoe Contest
What are you planning to wear for Saturday's big night? We hope your most creative red ties and shoes! Post a photo or video on Facebook by tagging #RMHREDTIE for the chance to be crowned the Best Tie or Best Shoe Winner Saturday night!
Saturday, August 8
7:00 p.m. | Main Event & Program
Tune in (no tickets needed!) at 7:00 p.m. on the Red Tie website, Facebook, or YouTube and join us for a special program and evening in celebration of your support. Hear from our Executive Director Craig Wilson, Chair Andrea Wlaszyn and a special visit with the Stenz Family as we rally together to support families. Be sure to share your own selfies and videos from your in-home gatherings on Facebook by tagging #RMHREDTIE.
Thank You 2020 Red Tie Event Committee:
Event Chair: Andrea Wlaszyn
Nichole Booker, PhD
Amanda M. Cursaro