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Gratitude Report 2020

5.4.20

Have you read our 2020 Gratitude Report? Download a digital copy to learn how your support made a difference for over 500 families in 2019. The stories captured inside the report are a quick snapshot of the bigger picture — keeping families together and close to their sick child.   Learn more about your personal […]

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Volunteer Spotlight: This Volunteer Makes our House a Home

4.21.20

Grace Richman started volunteering when she was 13 and has kept at it for 70 years. She’s been a dedicated, hardworking volunteer at the Ronald McDonald House since 2012 and says that this is the best volunteer job she’s ever had. “I like the people who work here,” Grace said. “I like that we provide […]

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Our Response to COVID-19

3.21.20

You are an important part of the Ronald McDonald House Charities community, so I wanted to let you know about some new, temporary changes to our programs in light of the COVID-19 outbreak. First of all, we are following leadership from the RMHC Global offices concerning the Ronald McDonald House. The good news is that the Ronald McDonald House in Tucson will remain open for […]

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New Blog Post!

2.11.20

Michael’s first blog post for the Center for Adventure is live! Click here to find out why he’s working to raise so much money to put smiles on kids’ faces, and how you can help.

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Amazing Hayes

11.13.19

Hayes parents knew that he would be born with a condition called Gastroschisis. Which is a defect in the abdomen wall, leaving some of his small intestines on the outside of his abdomen. What they were not prepared for was him being born at 25 weeks gestation. The Ronald McDonald House provided his family a […]

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Desert Memories Photo Booths

7.19.19

We’re looking forward to having Desert Memories Photo Booths at the 2019 Walk for Kids! Take your team picture or one with Santa Claus. You can have you picture printed right there or sent to you via text message. Keep checking back for the opening of registration for the December 8 event. Until then, you […]

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Gratitude Report 2019

5.1.19

The 2019 Gratitude Report is here! This quick read will show you how your gifts in 2018 helped to keep families closer together. Read the interactive digital version by visiting the Online Gratitude Report or stop by the House for a paper copy. This is just one of the ways you can learn about your […]

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Phillip Fileccia

RMHC-SA and local Realtor team up to help homeless vets

6.12.18

Something really special happened here at the Ronald McDonald House on Monday, June 4, and we thought you might like to hear about it. Part 1 Phillip Fileccia is a local real estate agent who is revitalizing the old Benson Motel (on Benson Highway between Country Club & Palo Verde) so that it can house […]

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Happy Holidays!

12.20.17

Every year we post a wish list for the House – toys for our kids, gifts for their parents, supplies we need to keep the House running. We are overwhelmed by our community’s response and support. As we’ve seen a marked increase in the number of families who have stayed with us this year, all […]

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Volunteer Spotlight: Emily

10.30.17

What motivates a young PhD candidate with four part-time jobs to volunteer at the Ronald McDonald House? Find out from Emily Patch, who is a research coordinator, teaches Statistics at Pima Community College, an online class for NAU and an in-person Psychology class at the UA. Oh – and she’s also completing a PhD in […]

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