Monthly Archives: May 2013

School’s out for summer (almost)! Are you ready?

by Claire Mathias I’m not sure I’m ready for summer, y’all! Here are just a few things that I’m fretting about: Now that my kiddo is a little older, he can bike to friends’ houses in the neighborhood. Will he … Continue reading

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Why I Love my Dentist!

by Missy Strittmatter You hear all the time that customers pick and choose who they purchase from based on Corporate Social Responsibility practices.  I think that is true.  Because when a company gets it right, it is so much fun! RMHC … Continue reading

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Award Winning Volunteer!

by Paula Duke Congratulations to one of our Family Room volunteers, Angela Andrews, on her Humanitarian Award given by her employer, Amplify Credit Union. Angela’s 40 volunteer hours (at the time) qualified her for this award, which also came with a

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How to Host a Media Open House

by Jan Gunter We held our first media open house this week at the Ronald McDonald House. Since it was our first, we were making it up as we went and of course checking to see how other folks have … Continue reading

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House Party!

by Derrick Lesnau The Friends of the House have been working hard to ensure this year’s House Party is even better than last year’s event. No, this will not be like the Kid ‘N’ Play movie from back in the … Continue reading

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Nicholas stopped by today

by Jan Gunter Today we had a treat when Nicholas and his mom came by to see us. They were at the clinic for Nicholas’ treatment. He’s doing great, as you can see, and he stopped to play in the … Continue reading

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Appreciation comes in all sorts of ways

by Jane Rose Last week was Volunteer Appreciation Week and we tried to convey to our volunteers and interns how much we value what we do.  We gave them a gift, told them how much we value their service…and we … Continue reading

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