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Ronald McDonald House of Memphis: A “Home-Away-From-Home” for 23 years

This past August Ronald McDonald House of Memphis celebrated its 23rd birthday. During the past 23 years, Ronald McDonald House of Memphis has provided a "home-away-from-home" to more than 7,900 families whose children are battling cancer.    “What's amazing about Ronald McDonald House is that you find yourself building lifelong friendships with the other families and kids. The staff and volunteers are great; they are there to help any way they can,” said Laura, a former Ronald... Read More
Posted by John Parie at Thursday, September 11, 2014

  • “I need to think about him first” Nov 19
    Brandon has Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL). He was diagnosed in 2013 and treated in Honduras for a few years. Then he and his mother, Carmen, came to Memphis. They have lived in Ronald McDonald Hou...
  • “You are a huge part of our journey” Sep 21
    Jenny says to Ronald McDonald House of Memphis , “Thank you from the bottom of our hearts – if it wasn’t for you guys we would worry about where we are going to live. You are a hu...
  • August Parents Night In Sep 11
    Supergirl came and recruited another supergirl at our August Parents Night In!  Batman was flying around, too, as they helped lead our two scavenger hunt teams!  Parents enjoyed trivia by t...
  • UniverSoul Circus Performed Sep 11
     It was a circus down here at the RMH!  UniverSoul Circus, that is!  Our families were treated to some private performances from the cast of the UniverSoul Circus!  Dancers, acrob...