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Ubiquita Supports Ronald Mcdonald House Charities Of Greater Las Vegas
Published on Thu, May 23, 2013 (2:40 p.m.)Las Vegas, NV – May 23, 2013 – Ubiquita, Inc. a voice and IT services provider donated and sponsored a booth at the Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®) of Greater Las Vegas 9th Annual Runnin’ for the House 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk. Ubiquita believes in supporting the community by participating in these types of events. Ubiquita team members assisted the Ronald McDonald House® staff throughout the duration of the event.
The 9th Annual Runnin’ for the House 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk took place on Saturday, May 18. Ronald McDonald himself did a fun pre-race warm-up at 6:45 am and Chet Buchanan from 98.5 KLUC started the race at 7 am. “The RHMC run is a great event for the family and Ubiquita enjoyed being involved for the first time this year,” said Loraine Phelps, Marketing & Communications Manager at Ubiquita and RMHC Board of Trustees member. “The efforts of the Ronald McDonald House Charities help families when they’re most in need and we’re thrilled to have had the opportunity to give back.”
With approximately 1,100 runners, Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Greater Las Vegas exceeded the number of participants from last year. “The 9th Annual Runnin’ for the House 5K and 1 Mile Walk was a huge success in large part thanks to the support of our community and partners,” said Alyson McCarthy, Executive Director of RMHC of Greater Las Vegas. “Run participants and their families enjoyed a full range of activities plus a free pancake breakfast sponsored by The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank and provided by Runnin’ for the House Presenting Sponsor McDonald’s® of Greater Las Vegas. Families and groups raised money for a great cause, while exercising and having a good time.”
UBIQUITA provides intelligently integrated voice and IT services to businesses. Customers are supported by a 24/7 system monitoring with response. UBIQUITA offers a wide range of feature-rich phone and IT services over a customer’s existing broadband connection, providing a more efficient, secure and cost effective communications environment. Learn more at www.ubiquita.com or 702-789-6001.
About Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) of Greater Las Vegas
Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®) of Greater Las Vegas is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization that provides temporary housing for families who travel to Las Vegas to receive medical treatment for their children. Ronald McDonald House is the cornerstone program, in addition RMHC creates and supports programs that directly improve the health, education and well-being of children in our community. Learn more at www.rmhlv.org or 702-252-4663.
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