Category Archives: Ronald McDonald Family Room

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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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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One. Our Partnership with St. David’s Medical Center.

by Paula Duke One.  It’s not a very big number.  But it’s a serious number.  It means a single unit, but in this case represents 365 days, or one year, and our anniversary with St. David’s Medical Center. One year ago … 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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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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Expressing our Gratitude

By Danny Reyna Susan Stamm, Family Room volunteer, presents Kathy with a letter of appreciation and a bag of goodies in recognition of

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The Big 50 – Age is Just a Number

by Jane Rose I’ve never been shy about my birthday or about announcing it to the world.  So why should this one be any different?  On April 20, I will turn

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