Category Archives: Ronald McDonald House Charities

A True Blessing: Keeping Our Family Together By Donna Rodriguez Three surgeries. Hundreds of miles away from home.  Family of six. No place to call home. Financial problems. Stress from all directions.  I would have lost my sanity if it … Continue reading

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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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RMHC Austin in the Spotlight

by Lexi Riemer Have you heard about I Live Here, I Give Here? I Live Here, I Give Here is an organization that aims to deepen and expand the culture of personal philanthropy by inspiring Central Texans to invest more money … Continue reading

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What if it were my kid? What if it were yours?

by Claire Mathias Ten years ago, my son was born with a hole in his heart. I will never forget the cardiologist’s visit in the hospital. He listened to my son’s heart, put his large hand over my baby’s tiny … 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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