Tuesday, July 15, 2014
No mother wants for her child is to suffer from a broken heart. For Brandie Hernandez, that is exactly what she experienced after the birth of her son, Daniel Avila. Only two short days after he was born, doctors discovered Daniel had a heart murmur. Daniel and his family were transported to a hospital in Macon, where after many x-rays and lab reports, it was determined that Daniel’s right and left ventricles were out of […]
Friday, March 14, 2014
We are fortunate to have young philanthropists supporting our mission. This week ARMHC Teen Council member Ayana Salone and her friends from school delivered over 100 boxes of cereal that she collected for the families at our two Houses! What a creative way to raise awareness locally while giving back to the Charity. Way to go, Ayana!
Saturday, February 22, 2014
Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities (ARMHC) is there for families during challenging times. But this special “home-away-from-home” offers support long after families return back to their homes. Cassie and Craig Gentry found refuge at our House near Egleston last year when their youngest son, Andrew, was born with a congenital heart defect. Inside his tiny heart, the two main arteries were transposed – switched in position. On February 21, 2013, Andrew underwent a successful heart transposition […]