Donation Boxes & Round-Up for RMHC
The couple had to shuttle between their Tai Po home and the hospital every single day. Wah Wah’s sister, Kwan Kwan was nine years old by then. She felt more like an orphan as her parents’ attention was all on Wah Wah. With the existence of the Ronald McDonald House , their family life and relationship turned normal and better. A full Donation Box could let a family stay together at a Ronald McDonald House for up to one night while their child receives care at the hospital. A full Donation Box could let a family stay together at a Ronald McDonald House for up to one night while their child receives care at a nearby hospital.
- Help us celebrate by dropping your change in a donation box or Round-Up for RMHC at a local McDonald’s on October 15th, or any day throughout the year.
- The RMHC Donation Boxes are our system’s largest ongoing fundraisers.
- It might not seem like much.
- A dime here, a quarter there.
- She felt more like an orphan as her parents’ attention was all on Wah Wah.
A dime or a quarter at a drive-thru may not seem like much, but when millions give, a huge difference can be made for children and families worldwide. The RMHC Donation Boxes are one of our biggest ongoing fundraisers. In 2015, alone, the Huntington Ronald McDonald House received over $130,000 from donation boxes. If every McDonald’s customer donated just a penny in the Donation Box, it could raise over $210 million to support children in need and their families.
Donation Boxes and Round-Up for RMHC
Show your support when you see a Donation Box at a McDonald’s Restaurant by dropping in your spare change. It’s from people like you filling the Donation Boxes with coins. Show your support when you see a Donation Box at a McDonald’s by dropping in your spare change. Each year on October 15th, we celebrate the RMHC Day of Change, which commemorates the opening of the very first Ronald McDonald House. Help us celebrate by dropping your change in a donation box or Round-Up for RMHC at a local McDonald’s on October 15th, or any day throughout the year.
Ronald McDonald House Charities Donation Boxes:
The RMHC donation boxes located in participating McDonald’s restaurants are our system’s largest ongoing fundraisers. It’s from people like you filling the donation boxes with quarters, dimes and nickels. Last year alone, more than $50 million was collected worldwide and over $100,000 was collected in Central Texas alone. Every day, McDonald’s gives people who want to support our families the opportunity to drop their change in the donation boxes at restaurant counters and drive-thru windows.
Being a single parent, John’s mother was under great pressure and could not deal with the situation alone. Fortunately, John’s doctor referred the family to Ronald McDonald House® where they received tremendous support during their difficult time. Change in the Donation Boxes can give families a place to rest in a Ronald McDonald Family Room, just steps from their child’s hospital bed. Round-Up for RMHC is only available at McDonald’s. Donations help RMHC keep families together when they have an ill or injured child. Sign up for our e-newsletter to read inspiring stories from our families and keep up to date with RMHC-Madison news.
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The next time you go to McDonald’s, please show your support for our mission and donate your spare change. Your spare change goes a long way to help families with sick children. A dime here, a quarter there.