Wish List

Little things make a big difference!

One of the most direct ways you can support RMHCDC is by purchasing Wish List items for our Ronald McDonald House programs.

The Ronald McDonald House® operates just like a regular household. However, instead of one family, we can have up to 56 families staying with us at any time! When you donate items off our Wish List, you will help keep our pantries stocked, facilities clean, and programs running at full potential to ensure the comfort and care of the children and families we serve.

You can host a Wish List Drive at your school, job, church or among family and friends by collecting items that our families use daily. Encourage peers to bring Wish List items to upcoming birthday parties, celebrations, meetings, etc.

Below is a list of items that our programs are always in need of. Items can be dropped off at the House anytime, or you can shop our Amazon Wish Lists below.

Thank you in advance for your help! Please note, for sanitary purposes, all items must be purchased new. We prefer safer, non-toxic, healthier, family-friendly items, if possible.

Amazon Wish Lists

When you buy from our Amazon Wish List, the item is shipped directly to us.

Please remember to ‘send these items as a gift’ and add your contact information to the gift card so we can send our thanks!

Urgent Daily Needs:

  • Paper Towels
  • Disinfecting Wipes
  • Water
  • Bleach

We Are Unable to Accept:

  • Used items (Including: clothing, stuffed animals, and books.)
  • Expired food.
  • Any prepared food made outside of a commercial kitchen.
  • We accept some furniture and appliances. Please call before bringing in.

Due to the immune-compromised population we serve, we are only able to accept new items.

For questions or to schedule a drop-off of Wish List items, please call (202) 529-8204.