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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RMHCDC

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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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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Far From Home, But Not Alone

You helped a mom stay near her baby

Quiana and Rashon were thrilled to be expecting.  Quiana knew that motherhood would change everything, and she was excited and ready.  But no mother is ever prepared for what happened next. Her baby, Graham, was born with Hirschsprung Disease, a nerve condition in his intestines.

He also has Down Syndrome, and he would need several surgeries on his colon and heart — the first at just 9 days old.

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