Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House I 2009 Vol. 3
Teams Pull a Plane to Benefit PRMH
Ten teams hit the tarmac on May 9 to compete in our first Southwest Airlines Plane Pull at Atlantic Aviation,in conjunction with Southwest’s 5th Anniversary in Philadelphia.The Temple University football team came in first place,pulling the Boeing 737 jet 50 feet in just 16 seconds.The event brought in over $20,000 for the House,with the PRMH Weekend McManagers’team raising more than $4,000.Lew Boyton of that team was the top individual fundraiser with a grand total of $2,030.
Thank you to all of the participating teams including:
The Bald and The Beautiful DZ/PKA DZ/SAE The Mighty Meeting Makers PRMH Weekend McManagers PRMH Board of Directors & Staff
Philadelphia Building Trades Council REACH Sig Eps On A Plane Springfield Healthplex Temple University Football Team
The PRMH Weekend McManagers pose in front of the plane.
Thank you to our in-kind donors including Firefly Photography,Taylor Rental Media/All Event Party Rental.Com,McDonald’s,Hymie’s Deli,Iovine Brothers Produce,the Philadelphia Flyers Ice Girls, Gilbane,S&D Coffee,Wyndmoor Hose Company #1,and our PRMH baking crews.Special thanks to Southwest Airlines and Atlantic Aviation for their support of this event,and to Cozen O’Connor for serving as our t-shirt sponsor.
Think your team has what it takes to pull a plane? Contact Kelly Hays at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more about next year’s Plane Pull.
Ronald McDonald joins the Temple University Football team in warming up the crowd.
4/1/09 – 6/30/09
Abner’s Accenture AJ Community Service Arcola National Junior Honor Society AstraZeneca Katie Backe Nancy Barton Bellas Beta Phi Omega Sorority,Inc. Beth Am Synagogue Big Hearts to Little Hearts Boreham,Dewey,Ivey Block,& Milgram Families Christine Boyle buildOn Bunch of Buddies Center School Charity in Action Chef Rich Cherokee High School Chestnut Street Administration Staff Children’s Healthcare Associates Chris & Friends Christ Community Church Christ’s Lutheran Church Circle of Love Outreach Ministry Class & Landes Families Comcast NFC Committee to Benefit the Children Community Service Board at Haverford School Community Service Corps from St.Basil Academy Conshohocken United Methodist Church Cornerstone Church Cornwells Elementary School CRA, Inc. The Cross Cultural Association Delta Mu Dimension Data Divorce Care EDS
Esther Kaplan E.W. Kean Fast Track Lisa Fetick & Friends The Fischer Family & Friends Gina Flatley Friends of the Kraus Family FutureScripts GAMP Gerri and Friends Gerry’s Gang Gerson Family Girls Night Out Girl Scout Troop #5374 Girl Scout Troop #9008 Glafiran & Friends GlaxoSmithKline GlaxoSmithKline EATA GlaxoSmithKline Oncology Goldenberg Group GPPCMA Gregory Hampson & Ivins Families Amy Hansel Family & Friends Hatboro-Horsham 9th Grade Advisory Board Helen’s Kitchen Heric Family and Friends Family of Tom Hetrick HISP Howald Family H&R Block Hymie’s Deli Independence Blue Cross Janis & Family Jacoby Family Lee Jordan Kathy’s Family & Friends Katie & Friends Ellie Koerner Leukemia Foundation Chuck,Bobbi,& Emma Forker Kristen & Friends Debbie Funchion La Famiglia De Fratelli Laurie & Friends Lilly USA
Lockheed Martin, Moorestown, NJ Lockheed Martin, Newtown, PA Lockheed Martin,King of Prussia The Maher Family Main Line Reform Temple The Marguilies Family McDonald’s Kelly Miller The Miller Family The Mom’s Club Philadelphia Ann Murphy National Council of Jewish Women Negril Caribbean Grill New Holland Church of the Nazarene Notre Dame Club Oak Lane Presbyterian Church Oncology Clinic Orefield Middle School Builders Club Organization of Latinos at Exelon Penn Newman Center Graduate Students Philadelphia Cares Philadelphia Flying Phoenix Dragon Boat Team The Philadelphia Soccer Club - PSC Sparks Philadelphia Zoo Docents Pilates Studio at Club La Maison Plate Restaurant Powelton Pizza Renee & Friends Ronald McDonald Camp Counselors The Rodriguez Family Renaissance Academy Ridge Avenue United Methodist Youth Junior Roy’s Restaurant Terri Salvino San Damiano Fellowship Ann Marie Santora SAP Sharon & Friends Sharon & Yvonne Joan Shepp Siemens Sigma Sigma Rho The Sisterhood from Congregation Adath Jeshurun Skanska USA Building
Special Care Burn Unit Nurses Carol Stamp & Family St. Christopher’s NICU St.Christopher’s Oncology Nurses St.John’s Methodist Women’s Group St. Luke’s Church St. Margaret’s Church St. Paul’s School Linda Sobon & Friends Southampton Kiwanis Southwest Airlines Cindi Sullivan Jenn Sullivan Sweet Lucy’s Smokehouse Sysco Sue Tecco Troop 147 Turner Investment Partners University of Pennsylvania APO University of Pennsylvania Circle K University of Pennsylvania Fisher Hassenfeld
House Council University of Pennsylvania Hillel University of Pennsylvania Post-Bac Program US Healthcare Outcomes Venne Cousins Wakia & Donna The Watchmen Susan Wegner & Friends West Catholic High School West Council Pioneers The Wharton School Willa’s Gang 1 & 2 The Young Family Young Adults Network-Overbrook Park
Church of Christ
Thank you to all who contributed meals to our Chestnut Street House, Front and Erie House, and our Family Rooms.