Monthly Archives: October 2013

Getting in the Holiday Spirit

by Lexi Riemer Trick-or-treat!  Although it’s the end of October, in the Development Office it feels like Halloween, Christmas and Hannukah arrived at the same time this year. In addition to all the preparation that goes into our signature holiday … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Ingrid!

by Paula Duke Isn’t she adorable?  Don’t you just want to grab those cheeks?!?! Meet my sweet friend, Ingrid. 🙂  She is about to be one! You’d never know from this picture that she spent 47 days in the NICU at Dell Children’s Hospital. While she … Continue reading

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Creating Community for Families – and for Each Other

by Jan Gunter After six and a half wonderful, challenging and inspiring years at Ronald McDonald House Charities, I have accepted a new position as the Communications and Community Relations Director for the Salvation Army in Austin. I am excited to … Continue reading

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I’m running the Chicago Marathon for Team RMHC Austin

by Lindsay Weeks, Guest Blogger I never thought I would use the word “runner” to describe me. In fact, I just started running two years ago, when I signed up for my first half marathon. Now trust me, running didn’t … Continue reading

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Announcing Our New Executive Director

by Marian Wu, Board President We have some exciting news to share. Beginning October 14, Carolyn Schwarz will join our organization as its Executive Director, succeeding outgoing CEO Kent Burress. We appreciate Kent’s tenure with RMHC Austin; he has provided … Continue reading

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