Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Greater Washington, DC

Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Greater Washington, DC (RMHCDC), a non-profit, 501 (C) (3), eases the hardship of children’s illness on families through programs that directly improve the health and wellbeing of children. Through our three core programs: two Ronald McDonald Houses®, three Ronald McDonald Family Rooms®, and two Ronald McDonald Care Mobiles®; RMHCDC keeps families with sick children together and close to the medical care their child needs at leading local hospitals. RMHCDC programs not only provide access to quality health care, they enable family-centered care, ensuring families are fully supported and actively involved in their children’s care.

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Keeping Families Close®

Volunteers Needed

Volunteers Needed

We are currently recruiting volunteers to work a weekly shift in the Ronald McDonald Family Rooms at Children’s National Medical Center and two shifts per month/alternate weeks in the Ronald McDonald Family Rooms at Inova Children’s Hospital. Shifts are available seven days a week. A minimum commitment of two shifts a month is required. Volunteer […]

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Two Job Openings

Thank you for you interest in becoming an employee at Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Washington, DC. Available positions include: Ronald McDonald Family Room Evening/Weekend Coordinator and Vice President, Development & Marketing.

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Raise Love for RMHC

Can you #JuggleForRaiseLove?

You may feel like you’re juggling a million things all the time! We sure do! But this time you can juggle for fun while supporting Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Greater Washington, DC (RMHDC). Or you can jump rope, swim, play violin or throw the ball around…we’re asking you, our RMHCDC family and the best […]

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Stay With Us

Stay Here

Families with a child being treated at a local hospital may be eligible to stay at the Ronald McDonald Houses. A social worker from the admitting hospital must make the initial referral.

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With a small full-time staff, we are dependent on a large corps of volunteers who are compassionate, dedicated, and sensitive to the needs of our families.

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When you donate to RMHCDC, you are helping families stay together, and close to the care they need, when they have a sick child. Please donate online today to give the gift of togetherness.

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They Came to Save Her Eye

YOU changed her life!

Every parent has hopes and dreams for their child. Right now, Cheng Zhen has a simple wish: to save her daughter’s eye.

Five-year-old Dimeng has cancer in her left eye. The doctors near their home in China said they would have to remove the eye.

“We were all very sad,” Cheng Zhen says. “But then a doctor in America said, ‘I think we can save her eye.’”

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