Tuesday, February 17, 2015
On Tuesday evening, the staff of Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities came together to prepare and serve a nutritious dinner to the families staying at our House. We had a great night bonding as a staff and getting to know the families we all work so hard to help each day. Each family has a unique and compelling story of what brought them to our Ronald McDonald House. Spending the evening with these families reminded […]
Thursday, February 12, 2015
The Red Shoe Society is a group of young professionals committed to raising awareness and funds for our Ronald McDonald Houses. They also volunteer – serving delicious meals and hosting fun activities for our families to enjoy together. Last night, they threw us a special Valentine’s Day themed party! We had a blast making Valentine’s Day cards and card boxes.
Sunday, February 8, 2015
2014 was a big year for us! We served 1,342 families with the help of 3,892 volunteers, we awarded 73 scholarships to high school seniors going to college, and completed fundraising for our new Ronald McDonald House on Peachtree Dunwoody Road! This year, as we celebrate 36 years of keeping families together, we will finish building our new House and help even more families during their time of need.
Thursday, February 5, 2015
Recently, we announced the success of our capital campaign to fundraise to build a new Ronald McDonald House on Peachtree Dunwoody Road near Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite. Over the past three years, we had turned away more than 650 families from our House at that location. Construction is underway and our new “home-away-from-home” is set to open in early 2016! You can watch us grow through new time-lapse videos of the construction. […]
Monday, December 22, 2014
Over the holiday season, our partners at over 20 McDonald’s restaurants hosted a fundraiser benefiting ARMHC by placing McWish Trees in their stores. Decorating the McWish Trees were paper ornaments listing items from our Holiday Wish list and other supplies needed at the House year-round. Customers were encouraged to select a wish and then drop their gifts back under the Tree at their local McDonald’s! Through the McWish Tree program, McDonald’s delivered a truck full […]