Join the Hearts & Hands Society

We believe all children deserve access to life-saving medical care and heal faster with their families by their side. Many families simply could not afford this care without Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities. This holiday season, you can give families, like the Baileys, the gift of togetherness and enable the family-centered care of their children.

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Our Tax ID: 58-1295754

Other Ways to Join

Each gift of $1,000 supports the average family stay and every gift makes a difference.

By mail: Check payable to
Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities
795 Gatewood Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30329

By phone: 678.704.8082

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Donor Advised Funds

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  • Contact your financial institution, fund manager, foundation or click on the button to grant online.
  • Our official name is Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities; Tax ID: 58-1295754.
  • Your grant will arrive at Atlanta RMHC with only the fund’s name and address on it, unless you request otherwise. Please request for your name and address to be included and inform us of your gift by emailing and, so we can thank you for your generosity.

Available Funds

Contact Us

Marissa Greider For questions or more information, please contact:

Marissa Greider
Senior Director of Major and Planned Gifts

Levels of Giving

Hands of Hope $1,000 — $2,499

  • Recognition on the Hearts & Hands Society Donor Panels at both Houses
  • Recognition in Atlanta RMHC’s Annual Report
  • Recognition on the Hearts & Hands Society webpage
  • Subscription to Atlanta RMHC semi-annual e-newsletter
  • Behind the scenes House tours
  • Exclusive invitations to Atlanta RMHC events
  • The joy of helping provide comfort, hope and healing to thousands of families each year

Hands of Compassion $2,500 — $4,999

  • All Hands of Hope benefits PLUS
  • Recognition at the Hearts & Hands Gala

Hearts of Courage $5,000 — $9,999

  • All Hands of Compassion benefits PLUS
  • Premiere recognition at both Houses
  • Premiere recognition at the Hearts & Hands Gala

Hearts of Healing $10,000 — $14,999

  • All Hearts of Courage benefits PLUS
  • Two tickets to the Hearts & Hands Gala

Hearts of Gold $15,000+

  • All Hearts of Healing benefits PLUS
  • Premiere seating at the Hearts & Hands Gala

Meet Our Members

Thank you to our 2020 Hearts & Hands Society Members

We are pleased to honor individual donors who contribute $1,000 or more to the Annual Fund as members of the Hearts & Hands Society. These generous individuals strengthen thousands of families each year and are integral to our ability to provide a comfortable “home-away-from-home.”

Hearts of Gold

Mr. and Mrs. Lamar Q. Ball III
Helen and Jimmy Carlos
Karen and Tom Chapman
Dolores and Javier C. Goizueta
Beth and Robert Howell
Stephan Miller
Jim and Connie Nichols
Betsy Primm
Mark and Sally Rosser
Bruce and Galia Vineyard
Donna Zick

Hearts of Healing

Nancy Barnes
John and Elizabeth Cleveland
Amy and Tom DeGoey
Jessica and Matt Dreher
Richard and Susan Dugas
Catherine W. Dukehart
Raje Kantamneni and Prasad Malempati, in memory of Rohan and Anish
Marianne and E.G. Lassiter
The Martha and Wilton Looney Foundation Inc.
Linda and John Melton
Jan and J.M. Owens
Randy and Tara Parrish
Mary Parsons
Katie and Akash Patel
Allison and Matthew Richardson
Renee and Jim Schwarzkopf
Schiavi Family Foundation
Stacy and Jim Scott
Somerset Foundation
Bob and Wanda Swoszowski
The Taylor Family Foundation
Andrea and Larry Wine

Hearts of Courage

Anonymous (4)
The Harold & Nancy Abrams Family Foundation
William Arnold
Jon and Kristina Bennett
Don and Aury Bravaldo
Drs. Richard H. and Billi L. Bromer
The David M. & Donna T. Brown Fund
Ann and Jeremy Bryant
Ron and Vicki Canakaris
Helen A. Carlos and Ron Hilliard
Meg and John R. Christian
Martha Clabby and Samuel Speck
Ignacio and Maria Conde
The Joshua J. Crawford Family Fund
Vivian de Jesus and Mike Hernandez
Rich DeAugustinis
Robert and Linda Fenner
Greer and Colin Gallagher
Deborah Gallup
Granting Grace Foundation for Childhood Cancer
Adrienne and Scott Hardesty
Melanie and Stephen Hollis
Brandon and Natasha Kaylor
Chloe Stotlz
Melissa and David Lerner
George and Julie Lott
The Martin Family — Jon, Rachel, Evelyn, Alec and Olivia
The Shoff Foundation
Stephanie and Michael McDonald
Amy and Brad Millard
Jeff Mills
Anne Adams and Kevin Moran
Dan and Betsy Murphy
The Pattillo Family Foundation
Randall-Paulson Architects
Courtney and William Platt
The Eric Redmon Foundation
Anne and Michael Rieger
Katherine and John Rizzo
Jodi and Bill Selvey
Beverly and Richard Sparkmon
Sandy Taylor
Elizabeth and Michael Thompson
Matthew and Laura Veneri
Bill and Judy Vogel
Ann and Bob Ward
Donald Weber
Dawn and Wyatt Whaley

Hands of Compassion

Gregory and Patricia Addicks
Anna and Douglas Armistead
Karen and James Bailey
Allison Belans
Rebecca and Steve Bolden
Don and Beverly Chapman
Kathleen and Paul Ciaramello
Tyler and Shannon Courtney
Eddy Elguezabal and Richard Bradley
Michael and Sharna Epstein
Beverly Fanning
Randy and Ethel Farmer
Sherry and Vince Farrugia
Dave and Cristy Fine
Don and Laura Flinn
Brian Fuller and Hil Harper
The Godwin Girls
William Goldsmith
Tom Hamil
Caren Hendren
Audrey Herndon
James and Jodi Hodge
Geoff and Margaret Hodgson
Grace and Jeff Huang
Farah and David Isbell
Mark and Molly Johnson
Johnson Family Foundation
Randy and Cyndi Joiner
Vickie and Tom Kirbo
Ken Kupke
Bill and Kathy Lamar
Derek and Jeremy Littlefield
Brian Manning
Christopher and Stephanie Marinac
Kevin McCarthy
Amelia and Nate Medina
Matt and Wendy Miller
The Morrison Family
Ashley and Derek Norred
Robert and Angie Peterman
Mr. and Mrs. George Peterson
Lindsey and John Pierce
Muriel and Richard Powell
Joel Pugh
Rustin Reagin
The Clear Family Foundation
Liz and Rob Shults
Elizabeth and John Strom
James and Virginia Tally
Kathleen and Andy Thomas
Mark and Lindsey Tidwell
Shari White
Todd and Katherine Wickliffe, in honor of Isabel and Richard Wickliffe
Kerris Wigfall
Dianne, Jack, John and Madison Willis

Hands of Hope

Anonymous (4)
Brad and Sloane Alford
Jacqueline Alridge
Craig and Gretchen Anderson
Cristina Aurrecoechea
Sue and Neil Axelrod
Fiona and Scott Bell
Jim Bentinck-Smith
Caroline and Peter Bielan
Elaine Blackmon
Danielle and Henry Blair
Angela Boggs
Nichole and Jim Bond, in honor of Mallory Bond
Jennifer Boozer
Lindsay and Evan Borenstein
Douglas Boutwell
Tara and Christopher Boyles
Larry and Donna Bradner
James and JoAnn Bria
Lori Brooks
Lisa and Jason Brown
Robert Brown
Thomas and Claire Brunson
Lynn Bullard and Curt Kennedy
Kim and Brian Burns
Carol and Bill Calbert
Jeff Callahan
Bickerton Cardwell
Elizabeth and Charlie Caswell
Cam and Kathy Catts
Christopher and Tonya Chelette
Mark Claude
Suzanne Coffey
Jennifer and Brian Costlow
Noel Cotter
Ernest and Pamela Cousson
Susan and Steven Creel
Bob Cryar
Susan and Donald Cullen
Mary and Philip Davis
Ingrid Delgado
Mike and Tammy Dennard
Gail and Jeff Dore
Sue Dove
Joanna Edgell
Jen Faulkner
Pat Flood
Edwin and Karen Fort
Jonathan Fowler
Ryan and Katie Garrett
Andrew Gervin
Nate Gibbs
Randy and Tammy Gibbs
Mark and Jennifer Gibson
Lisa and Gary Giesler
Marty and John Gillin
Leslie and Michael Grace
Joseph Greenway
Michele and Stephen Guttery
Ann E. Haight, M.D.
Kathy Haines
Mr. and Mrs. Terry Hall
Julie and Chris Hall
Jeanne Hamil
Rob and Amy Harris
Scott and Serena Harrison
Richard and Lafonda Harrison
Keli Hazel
Susan Healy
Jeff and Caitlin Heidrick
Doris Helms
Brennan Hendrick
Robert and Carolyn Higgins
Hindman Family Charitable Trust
Michael Hines
Robert, Traci, Annie, Georgia, and Eli Hooper
Lane and Clark Howard
Misti and Joseph Howie
Stephanie Huff
Shiroleen and John Hurt
The Virginia Bradley Irby Fund
Betty Jarrett
JNJ Services
Blake and Katie Joiner
Elizabeth Joniak-Grant and Andrew Grant
Baron and Amy Jordan
Sandi and Philip Karl
Brooke Keener
Charles and Janice Kelley
Robert and Kimberly Kingsfield
Jay and Cindie Kinlaw
Allison Kline
Frank Krajovic
Stephen Kremer and Linda Reale
Vikas Kumar
Chad and Amanda Lackey
Dominic Lancelotta and Kelsey Sperandeo-Lancelotta
Melinda and Jon Laughman
Joan Lavin
Gilles Leclerc and Ying Zhang
Christopher and Marlies Lepore
Dale and Kimberly Magyar
Malone Family Fund
Stephen and Karen Maloof
Judy Marcopulos
Ashley and David Mast
Dawn and Ron Mastin
Dale McCain
Michael and Lyn McCool
Jeanette McCormick
Jim and Dotty McDaniel
John and Lori McDevitt
Susan McGill
Andrea and Patrick McGuire
Brooke and Matt McKillop
Andrew McKnight
Susan Miller
Nancy and Michael Millett
Stacia Storm
Burt and Ruth Mirsky
Rachel and DJ Mitchell
Angie Mitchell
Elizabeth and Nathan Mobley
Kathy and Bob Morrison
Abby and Todd Mowinski
Reneé Murray
Sandra Mysen
Gail Nicks
Cindy and Mark Nofi
Luke and Veronica O’Brien
Timothy and Susan O’Donnell
Kent and Heidi Oldenburg
Mr. and Mrs. John Hill O’Neal, Jr.
Janice and C.V. Oreal
Thomas and Mary Palmer
Linda Patrick
Nancy and John Patterson
Sean Peden
Dr. Mark Perloe
Mary and Mike Plant
Katherine and Powell Porter
Naomi Quale
Jan and Tony Raffa
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Reagan
Lee Rensch
Charles Richardson
Linda and Norm Richardson
Robert and Gail Riesenberg
Christopher and Deirdre Ritger
Kate and James Robson
Nancy and Jeff Roesch
John Romines
Michael Rust
Dan and Cindy Salinas
Mildred and Brian Savory
John and Leigh Anne Schlafly
Leigh Ann and Mark Schmitz, in memory of their son Nathan
Dick Schweitzer
Dennis Scullin
Bruce and Yolande Seller
Becky and Jack Sharp
Ann and James Shevlin
Steven and Wynnetta Simmons
Alan and Deborah Sitkoff
Sharlene and Charice Smith
Janis Smith
Innovation 80 Fund at The Chicago Community Foundation
Stephanie Sparkmon
Sandie Sparks
Odessa Spraggins
Roslyn Sprayberry
Allen and Debbie Stegall
Chris and Ronda Stewart
Stacie and Cory Stewart
Jennifer Still
Kathy and John Stuckey
Clifford Suing
Michael and Elaine Szomjassy
Carol and James Tally
Melissa and Terrell Taylor
Vivian Tison
Christine Traubel
Genie and Edward Troncalli
Kam Tse
Richard Tyson
Tom Umstead
Susan Vaughan
Benjamin Victoria
Susie and Mike Voynich
Gerald E. Waddell
Robert Walton
Jacquie and Jeff Wansley
Spooner Ward
Stephanie and Dan Wechsler
Elizabeth and Reed Weigle
Karen and Marvin Whaley
Barbara and Atticus Wheeler
Michael and Dana White
Jason Wiggam
Sondra and Sawyer Wingard
Alexander and Karen Wood
L.C. Wrenn
Shauna and Craig Yardley
Ralf Yobp
Andrew Zelman

Legacy Circle

Karen and Jim Bailey
Etta Chatmon
Gerry Eaves*
June Freeman*
Beth and Bob Howell
John and Shiroleen Hurt
Melissa and David Lerner
Marinac Family
Betty and James McWilliams*
Kathy and Bob Morrison
Cindy Nofi
Kimberly and Hal Nuckols
Nancy and Jeff Roesch
Mark and Sally Rosser
Tim and Barbara Tyson