The Nogales International and McDonald’s restaurant recently hosted a celebration of the winners of the NI’s 2019 Drawing Contest.
Hundreds of third-graders from throughout Santa Cruz County competed by drawing and coloring their favorite local sponsoring businesses and government offices. Representatives of each selected their top two or three favorite drawings and those students earned certificates and T-shirts commemorating the event.
During the celebration on May 16, each winning artist received a Happy Meal, cake and ice cream, courtesy of McDonald’s.
Other participating sponsors included Fastrip, Villa’s Market, Cropper’s Nogales Auto Center, Santa Cruz County Attorney’s Office, Nickel’s Diner, City of Nogales, Royal Road Market, Pima Community College, Little Caesars, Desert Sky Gymnastics, Finitos, Nogales-Santa Cruz County Chamber of Commerce, Garrett’s IGA Supermarket, Borderlands Food Bank, Mariposa Community Health Center, Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office, Aviva International LLC, Lava Car Wash, Rio Rico Pharmacy and Doyle Exterminating.