Some hobbies catch your attention for a short while, but others become a lifelong habit. For Alexandra Thim, serving at Ronald McDonald House Charities is a long lasting tradition. Alexandra was first involved with Atlanta RMHC when our original Atlanta Ronald McDonald House was located on Houston Mill Road. At that time she was the House Manager and encouraged her whole family to be part of the RMHC mission with her. Alexandra’s son was involved […]

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Though our volunteers at Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities serve our families in unique ways, they all share the desire to bring the families in our Houses strength and comfort. Recently, our House near Scottish Rite received a special donation from one of our younger volunteers that brightens our families’ hospital experience daily. Max Rubenstein, a high school student, brings our families video games. Max has been an active volunteer in his community his whole […]

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People volunteer for a variety of reasons, but for Michael and Sarah, volunteering at the Atlanta Ronald McDonald House has inspired a lifelong friendship. On most Fridays, we find Michael and Sarah performing various household tasks our House near Egleston Shortly after relocating to Atlanta from St. Louis in 2012, Michael started volunteering at the House near Egleston. He learned about our House and its importance to the families we serve through his employment as […]

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Our volunteers bring joy and comfort to our Houses in their own creative way. Each week, activity volunteers bring games, crafts and ideas to our families that give them something fun to focus on during their days of treatment and recovery. Volunteers like Kristin Thureson bring special inspiration and imagination to our families. Their efforts help strengthen our families and our mission at Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities. Kristin first got involved with our mission […]

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Our families love when volunteers and friends from For A Day Foundation visit our Houses. Every time they walk through our front doors, a family oriented and fun-filled night is always ahead for us. This month, our families at our House near Egleston enjoyed a Carnival in the front yard! Volunteers set up games, painted faces, blew bubbles and brought so much joy to the children and families that call our House their “home-away-from-home.” About […]

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