Storybook Gala Raises More Than $144K for Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, N.C. – More than 300 guests enjoyed food, festivities and entertainment at the Carolina Club on March 21 as the Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill held its Third Annual Storybook Gala. This year’s theme of “A Whole New World” featured Aladdin-inspired decorations, characters and food. The event grossed more than $144,000. At the Storybook Gala, guests had …

Ronald McDonald House plans expansion

By: Madeline Reich The Daily Tar Heel Feb. 13, 2015 It’s been more than eight years since talk about expanding the Chapel Hill Ronald McDonald House began. Shelley Day, the executive director of the Ronald McDonald House, hopes the expansion — which will double the square footage — will finally be finished and open for guests by September 2015. “It’s …

Ronald McDonald House expansion feted

By: Katie Jansen The Herald Sun Jan. 15, 2015 CHAPEL HILL — Supporters of the Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill gathered Thursday morning to celebrate the new expansion of the house set to open this summer. Shelley Day, executive director of the house, stood at the back window overlooking the six new buildings in the process of being built. …