News Blog

Teen Ambassador Program

February 11th, 2022

In 2019, we established a Teen Ambassador Program for our current RMHC® Eastern WI Teen Volunteers to take on leadership roles. In addition to their assigned tasks as Teen Volunteers, this program allows a group of our teens to further engage with and promote our mission in their schools and communities. Our Teen Ambassadors show their dedication and passion for…

Read more about Teen Ambassador Program

Warm & Welcoming

January 14th, 2022

It’s a relatively quiet morning here in the Family Room. Someone is watching a home remodeling show on HGTV, and a few other folks are working remotely on their laptops. Someone else is making a cup of coffee in the Keurig, and volunteer Lori is making Chex Mix for the families in the kitchen while I help check in a…

Read more about Warm & Welcoming

A Look Back on 2021

December 8th, 2021

Wow, what a year it has been! We are excited to end 2021 by sharing the holiday season with the families staying at our Ronald McDonald House® and providing the comforts of home when home is far away. As we look back on the year, one of the things we are most proud is the continued commitment to our mission…

Read more about A Look Back on 2021

Five Ways to Support Our House this Holiday Season

November 18th, 2021

1. Double Your Donation Did you know many employers match charitable donations? Head to our donation page and do a quick search to see if your employer will double your donation! Your donations help us run and operate the House and supplement special extras like the Magic Room. Take a tour of our Magic Room. 2. Apply to be a…

Read more about Five Ways to Support Our House this Holiday Season

Ronald McDonald Family Room® Grand Opening

August 12th, 2021

It’s the day after the grand opening of the Ladish Co. Foundation Center, and while the rest of the building is buzzing with activity, our Family Room is quiet and still. After a week of heavy rain, sun is pouring through the windows, and I smile thinking about the families that will soon be able to enjoy this beautiful new…

Read more about Ronald McDonald Family Room® Grand Opening

Through a Volunteer’s Eyes: Feels Like Home

July 13th, 2021

There have been so many times during this past year that I have thought to myself, “How did we get here?” How did the world appear to change?” The one constant for me, was and is, volunteering at the House. It’s funny, I help with the Lunch-2-Go program on Tuesdays. It’s amazing to me because if you would have told…

Read more about Through a Volunteer’s Eyes: Feels Like Home

2021 Volunteer Appreciation Week

April 19th, 2021

Happy Volunteer Appreciation Week! The Ronald McDonald House® (RMHC®) is so grateful for our 550+ volunteers. Whether they’re taking on the role of a Van Driver, Office Assistant, Hospitality Volunteer or Kitchen Keeper just to name a few, each volunteer wholeheartedly embraces their volunteer shift, all with the same motivation in mind – our families. Our volunteers work hard to…

Read more about 2021 Volunteer Appreciation Week

Through a Volunteer’s Eyes: The Magic of this House

February 22nd, 2021

I remember my first shift as a volunteer as if it were just yesterday. It was Friday, October 12, 2018, and I was so scared of messing up. I had experienced the magic of the House a few times before while interviewing for the position and throughout training, but I was still a little nervous. On the car ride to…

Read more about Through a Volunteer’s Eyes: The Magic of this House

Through a Volunteer’s Eyes: More than a Service Requirement

February 18th, 2021

One site that I have the honor of serving at is Ronald McDonald House Charities® Eastern Wisconsin (RMHC®). I became involved with this organization in the fall of my freshman year at Divine Savior Holy Angels High School (DSHA). Wanting a long-term service site, my mother and I stumbled upon RMHC and knew it would be a great fit, since…

Read more about Through a Volunteer’s Eyes: More than a Service Requirement

Top Five Reasons to Purchase a Blessings Bracelet

May 28th, 2020

We made a little history when we took Food & Families online for our first ever virtual auction! Thank you to everyone who placed bids, donated, or purchased Blessings Bracelets. The Blessings Bracelets have been a highly coveted accessory since the Food & Families Luncheon began four years ago. Here’s why: The bracelets normally retail for $100 apiece, but RMHC…

Read more about Top Five Reasons to Purchase a Blessings Bracelet

Newsletter Sign Up

"*" indicates required fields

This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

BBB accredited charity charity navigator 4 star charity guidestar
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern Wisconsin will not trade, share or sell a donor’s personal information with anyone else, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations.
® RMHC, The following trademarks used herein are owned by McDonald's Corporation and its affiliates; McDonald's, Ronald McDonald House Charities , Ronald McDonald House Charities Logo, RMHC, Ronald McDonald House, Ronald McDonald Family Room, and Ronald McDonald Care Mobile.
Ronald McDonald House Charities