Category Archives: Holidays

A Home Away From Home By Leti Alvarez, Weekday House Manager As the holidays begin to wind down and all the activity and hurry of the season begins to fade, I stopped to reflect back on my first few months … Continue reading

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Christmas at Ronald McDonald House – KXAN Story

By Carolyn Schwarz KXAN visited Ronald McDonald House Charities of Austin and Central Texas on Christmas Eve and learned how RMHC eases the burden for families with critically ill or injured children. Thanks to all who donated items this holiday … Continue reading

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Busy but Thankful

by Jane Rose, Volunteer Coordinator “It’s my turn to blog?  But I’m too busy…oh wait…there’s my theme!”  That was my train of thought when I started this. This time of year is so busy for everyone, including all of us … Continue reading

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Rain, Ice or Snow – We Will Run!

By Carolyn Schwarz At Ronald McDonald House Charities of Austin and Central Texas we meet families every day who are fighting – fighting because their child is facing illness or injury and is in the hospital or in treatment at … Continue reading

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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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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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Giving Back on Christmas Day

Bruce Johnson brought his extended family to the Ronald McDonald House today – Christmas Day – to cook dinner for the families at the Ronald McDonald House in Austin. Every year Bruce and his family volunteer on Christmas Day, and … Continue reading

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