State PTA and the
of McDonald’s franchises have
entered into a partnership
agreement to support the public
school system and its
educational resources while
concurrently promoting a
balanced diet and nutrition.
Responding to both public
comments and changing customer
tastes, McDonald’s has recently
expanded its menu offerings to
include a number of
lower-calorie and wholesome
options, and of course promoting
child health and well-being is a
core value of Washington State
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The McDonald’s Washington State Owners Association consists of over 40 local owner/operators of 273 restaurants located throughout Washington, making up 84% of all McDonald’s restaurants in the state and employing approximately 14,260 people. McDonald’s owner/operators see this partnership as one more opportunity to support their local schools and communities. In addition to being a Platinum Level Sponsor at Washington State PTA’s 2013 Convention, local McDonalds’ restaurants offer opportunities for local PTAs to conduct a variety of events at their restaurants. More information about all of McDonalds’ menu items and food quality is available here, and information about local fund-raising opportunities is available by contacting Derek Morrison, Public Relations Manager for Washington State Owner Operators by email at
firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 425-728-1420.