Family Stories

New Board of Trustees Members Announced

At the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Memphis Annual Meeting Joe Sharp, Cindie Czech, Betsy Smith and Bridgitte McKinley were announced as new members of the Board of Trustees. Cindie Czech Cindie is co-owner of 14 local Supercuts franchises. Cindie is a long-time supporter of Ronald McDonald House. Cindie has donated the services of Supercuts stylists to cut residents’ hair once a month for the past 20 years. Cindie has also supported Radiothon and other Ronald McDonald House... Read More
Posted by John Parie at Tuesday, February 10, 2015
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From Barbados to Ronald McDonald House® of Memphis

  From Barbados to Memphis, with a brief stop in New York, 14-year-old Carrie-Lynn and her family have finally found their “home-away-from-home” at Ronald McDonald House of Memphis.  Carrie-Lynn and her parents Valerie and Carson visited a number of doctors in Barbados before she was eventually diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) in 2012.  Doctors in Barbados sent the family to New York for treatment.  They were only there for a short time when the doctors... Read More
Posted by John Parie at Tuesday, February 10, 2015
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    Hannah, a sophomore in Cedar Grove, TN, developed a bump on her head in March that the family had hoped was a cyst. Unfortunately, it was a mass. Immediately after a surgeon’s biopsy,...
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  • St. Patrick's Day Parents' Night In Mar 20
    On March 16th,  we hosted our monthly Parents' Night In event.  It had a St. Patrick’s Day theme. B. Scott Duke, Corporate Program Manager, hosted trivia with the parent...
  • Valentine's Day Parents' Night In Feb 16
    On Valentine’s Day, Ronald McDonald House Charities of Memphis hosted a Parents' Night In event. The parents went to dining room A  where they were treated to a steak dinner ...