Posts Tagged ‘Red Shoe Run’

2020 Red Shoe Run: Rockin’ 5K raises $76K

Wow! Our first-ever virtual Red Shoe Run: Rockin’ 5K “brought down the house” and YOU made a huge impact for Ronald McDonald House families. Thank you so much to the 504 participants who raised more than $19,000 for our mission. Overall, Red Shoe Run: Rockin’ 5K raised $76,839 which will help cover 615 nights of…

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VIRTUAL Red Shoe Run: Rockin’ 5K

Due to continuing COVID-19 concerns, this year’s Red Shoe Run: Rockin’ 5K will now be held as a VIRTUAL 5K Run and Walk!

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Red Shoe Run: Rockin’ 5K is going VIRTUAL!

Hello friends! Due to continuing COVID-19 concerns, this year’s Red Shoe Run: Rockin’ 5K will now be held as a VIRTUAL 5K Run and Walk! We appreciate your support and rockin’ attitude as we make this event the best as possible! Here are some answers to questions you might have: What is a Virtual Run/Walk?…

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Red Shoe Run: Rockin’ 5K rescheduled to September 26, 2020

NEW DATE, SAME ROCKIN’ GOOD TIME! Red Shoe Run: Rockin’ 5K 2020 is officially ON for Saturday, September 26, 2020. We are ready to rock and roll and fundraise for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama. The House and our families we serve need our help now more than ever, and we are excited to…

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Red Shoe Run: Rockin’ 5K raises $89,000

“It’s amazing to see the support for the Ronald McDonald House and to see people of all ages… just having a blast, and loving – loving the Ronald McDonald House.” That’s how Amber Albright described the turnout at our 2019 Red Shoe Run: Rockin’ 5K. This year, over 750 runners, walkers, and supporters gathered outside…

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Red Shoe Run Team Thursday: The Karrs are running to help other families like them

This Thursday, we’re highlighting the Karr family and their efforts to give back to the charity after a stay with us last year. Read more from Brooke Karr on their experience at the Ronald McDonald House! Tell me a little bit about how your family came to stay at the Ronald McDonald House. We were…

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Former guest family called to give back through Red Shoe Run

Eboni and Emanuel Stephens truly know how much uncertainty, hope and joy families at the Ronald McDonald House go through. In February of 2015, they found themselves scrambling to make arrangements when their twins, Emery and Emanuel Jr. were born prematurely. After the twins were admitted to the NICU at Brookwood Hospital, traveling every day…

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Red Shoe Run 2019 has some rockin’ changes

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama (RMHCA) wants supporters to channel their inner rock star for the 2019 Red Shoe Run! For the 15th Annual event, RMHCA is thrilled to announce not only a new date but a new location! The 2019 Red Shoe Run will start and finish at the Ronald McDonald House in…

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Hundreds of runners take over Homewood for Red Shoe Run 2018

It’s 5:30 a.m. on Saturday, January 27 at Rosewood Hall in Homewood. The sun hasn’t come up yet but there are already dozens of people at work and more start arriving, dressed in athletic gear. But what could pull this many people together, so early in the morning? Red Shoe Run, of course! The 10…

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Featured Fundraiser: Team Mollie Squared

If you spend any time around the House or follow us on social media, you’ve seen the Mollies! Mollie Beth Preston and Mollie Ann Ford have been friends for about a year now and met by chance in the House’s dining room. “We kept hearing someone calling “Mollie” but I figured they were saying Holly,”…

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Red Shoe Run Featured Fundraiser: Jeannie Morton

Jeannie Morton is someone who has been familiar with the mission of Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) but just recently found a perfect niche to help families stay together when they need it most. Jeannie serves as the Captain for the Birmingham Orthodontics Red Shoe Run team. 2017 was their first year running and they…

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13th Annual Red Shoe Run

**IMPORTANT UPDATE**  As we all know, weather in Alabama can change in an instant.  For that reason, we are constantly monitoring race day weather alongside our friends at ABC 33/40.  Red Shoe Run will occur rain or shine, warm or cold.  We reserve the right to cancel in extreme circumstances in order to keep everyone…

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Confessions from a Long-Time Supporter – Red Shoe Run

Red Shoe Run 2017 is right around the corner, and we’re excited for our best year yet. We caught up with Team Captain and first-time participant, Heather, to find out why she’s going the distance for the Ronald McDonald House. She shared her thoughts with us – see for yourself. Q: Tell us about your…

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Don’t Wait until December – Red Shoe Run

With a little over two months to go until Red Shoe Run 2017, we are happy to report we have over 80 individuals registered for the big event. If you have thought about registering, we’d love for you to join us! Don’t wait until December to make your move! Sign up for Red Shoe Run…

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There’s Love in Every Step

Are you a Fitbit user? Are you competitive with your steps? Can’t wait to have bragging rights in the office each month? If your answer was a resounding “yes,” our Fitbit Challenge Group is for you. As we gear up for Red Shoe Run 2017, we’re inviting you to join in on some healthy (and…

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