• Dad looking down at son Nicholas who is smiling up at his dad and reaching up to him playfully
    first-line: offering strength & hope second-line: 24 HOURS A DAY third-line: each day, every day

What We Do

We give children what they need most - their families

Helping a sick child fight their illness takes a big enough emotional toll on a family. Adding a financial strain can make it all almost too much to bear. RMHC CTX can help address those problems, whether they involve providing housing that’s near a hospitalized child, the expense of staying together in another city, providing a place to rest within the hospital, offering a complimentary treat while families wait by their child’s bedside, or helping families who have lost a child. Our programs include:

Ronald McDonald House
Ronald McDonald Family Rooms
Healing Hearts
Happy Wheels Carts

Since 1985, RMHC CTX addresses these needs every day with the help of thousands of volunteers, partnerships with medical communities around the world, relationships with respected companies and a community of generous donors. We couldn’t do it without all of you.

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We served a record number of families in 2017:

Did you know, in 2015:

  • 9,997 room nights were provided to families
  • 2,071 guest/families were served
  • 798 families stayed at the Ronald McDonald House
  • 1,133 families stayed at the Ronald McDonald Family Rooms
  • 25,000 visits were made to our four Ronald McDonald Family Rooms
  • 140 families were supported through our Healing Hearts program



Providing comfort and support to families with sick children