• A Beautiful Partnership

    In 2016, Ronald McDonald Houses across the country entered a beautiful partnership with Chatters Salons. Chatters chose Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Canada as their charity partner for their “Beautiful Cause” event in May of last year. The event raised $56,000 with proceeds split evenly across all 15 Houses in Canada. In addition to last […]

  • #BeccaToldMeTo

    It is impossible not to be inspired by Becca Schofield. This past December, at the age of seventeen, her doctors told her that the brain cancer she had been battling for the past two years was now terminal. Within 24 hours of receiving this devastating news, she posted to Facebook. “I’m excited to write my […]

  • The Importance of Family

    Ashley McKim has been a volunteer at the Ronald McDonald Family Room in Moncton since the very beginning. “I remember when I was told about the exciting new volunteer opportunity at The Moncton Hospital in the summer of 2011,” recalls Ashley. “I got to tour the Moncton Family Room while it was still under construction […]

  • BrandSource Lends a Helping Hand

    For nearly a decade, BrandSource Canada and its Maritime retailers have been incredible partners of Ronald McDonald House Charities Atlantic helping us to keep families close when it matters most. Over the years they have donated many of the appliances and furnishings that make our House a home including washers, dryers, fridges, televisions, bed frames, […]

  • Experimenting With Science

    Stephanie Bourne and Neha Siddhartha have been bringing some fun to the Ronald McDonald Family Room in Halifax in the form of science. Both Dalhousie University students have been volunteering with Ronald McDonald House Charities Atlantic for more than two years and currently volunteer together on the Sunday afternoon shift. “When I first started volunteering […]

  • What’s Your Gratitude Number?

    It’s a gift to be with our loved ones this time of year. This holiday season, 18 families each night will rely on Ronald McDonald House in Halifax to keep them close to each other and the care their sick child needs. Find your family’s #GratitudeNumber and start a fun new tradition that helps support […]

  • The Gift of Time

    When Amanda Park started volunteering in 2008 she told herself she was going to try it for a year. “I had just moved back to Halifax and had some free time in the evenings and weekends,” says Amanda. “I wanted to find something I could commit to and that I also really enjoyed.” After doing […]

  • Sweet Sixteen

    On October 1st, Nykola Selig celebrated a very special birthday – her sweet sixteen. In the lead up to her day, she was not only planning her own celebration in Halifax but also thinking about how she could help other kids and families. “I wanted to give the kids in the hospital a chance to […]

  • Golf Classic Raises Over $136,000

    On September 15th, supporters of Ronald McDonald House Charities® Atlantic showed their generosity and enthusiasm on the golf course at our largest annual fundraiser – the Ronald McDonald House® Golf Classic. Over 140 golfers, 60 sponsors and almost 50 volunteers came together at Glen Arbour Golf Course for a spectacular day of golf and fun. Thanks to […]