Black History Month Updates

New York – McDonald’s Franchise Owner Brian Hairston inspires film audience at private screening of Jesse Owens bio feature film, “Race.” Download and read the New York Beacon article (PDF)

North Texas – McDonald’s of Greater North Texas Hosts African American Read-In Events (North Dallas Gazette)

Louisville, KY – McDonald’s celebrates Black History Month by honoring students (

Atlanta – Greater Atlanta McDonald’s Restaurants Kick Off “Nuggets of Knowledge” Program in Celebration of Black History Month (Business Wire)

Arizona – McDonald’s Franchise Owner and Family partner with NAACP to provide scholarships to African-American students –

Corporate America – Black History Month Marks Major Milestone This Year (Bloomberg/BNA)