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®

Ella

From the Bottom of Her Broken Heart

You’ve never met little Ella, but you’ve been helping her fight for her life since she was just 4 days old. Her grandmother — also named Ella, but better known as Gram — doesn’t know what their family would do without you and your generous support of Ronald McDonald House®. Keep reading to see how you’re helping their family stay together — and close to the care […]

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Siblings

2018 Annual Report

We are proud to share big news and big numbers from 2018! Read on to see everything you helped us accomplish. Click here to see the full 2018 Annual Report.

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Feed The House homepage

Yearlong Partnership with Giant Food

New Yearlong Campaign Aimed at Providing Healthy Meals for Families Coping with Critically Ill Children Read the Press Release to find out more or sign up to volunteer!

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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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Volunteer

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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Donate!

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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Helping Hands and Happy Hearts

By: Sara Sepanski, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Architectural Designer at HKS

Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Greater Washington, D.C. (RMHCDC) has a mission that never fails to touch hearts.

RMHCDC exists to keep families together while a child receives specialized medical treatment at a hospital that’s far away from home.

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