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Virtual Balloon Race

Join our National Virtual Balloon Race – get a digital balloon and see if yours can win one of 13 prizes, including a top prize of an amazing family experience!

The Virtual Balloon Race will take place on Thursday June 2 with balloons setting off at 12.00pm. While this event raises money for Ronald McDonald House Charities UK we have designed it so that you can choose a balloon with a particular Ronald McDonald House in mind.

One Virtual Balloon Race – 13 Prizes!

Whether you have stayed in a particular Ronald McDonald House, or live near it you can show your support AND select the House for your balloon.

One balloon from each House that travels the furthest will receive a £20 voucher and the overall winner will also receive an amazing family voucher.

Each balloon costs £4 and the winning virtual balloon is the one that travels the furthest distance in a straight line from the virtual launch location!

Step 1: Choose which House you wish to join the virtual race.

Step 2: Click on the relevant House link below as each House has its own unique page for balloons to be purchased.

Step 3: Select how many balloons at £4 each you want and if you wish you can personalise each of them.

Step 4: Once on the eco racing site for your chosen House you may make your payment on that page.

Step 5: Once you have got your balloons then tune in on June 2 to track your balloons progress as the race will be on from 12pm!

One Virtual Balloon Race – 13 Houses – Click below to choose your House

Your support changes lives

We operate 12 Ronald McDonald Houses across the UK that provide free ‘home away from home’ accommodation to families with children having treatment in partnered NHS hospitals. Our Ronald McDonald Houses offer much more than just a place to stay; they provide family activities, peer support, resources for siblings, respite, laundry facilities and many other services.

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