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Family stories, volunteer and donor shout outs, and upcoming events from Ronald McDonald House Charities of Richmond.
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Mission Accomplished
Shameka’s week-long, family cross country trip from California to Maryland came to a sudden halt when they were just 3 hours shy of their final destination. They were involved in a terrible car accident on the highway and her 11-year-old daughter, Angelina, was badly injured. Angelina was immediately taken by ambulance to the nearest hospital, Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU.
 

Upcoming Events

Moe's Grill of Glen Allen
MAY 24 - (5:00 pm - 9:00 pm) Dine at Moe's Grill of Glen Allen (10839 W. Broad St.) for dinner and mention to your server that you're there for RMHC! 15% of your receipt will be donated to Richmond's Ronald McDonald House!

Baker's Crust Gives Back
JUNE 14 - (5:00 pm - 9:00 pm) Dine at Baker's Crust at Short Pump mall and 15% of your bill will be donated to RMHC of Richmond! Join the event on Facebook to download the flyer to participate.

Red Shoe Rendezvous
SEPTEMBER 26 & 27, 2016 - Save the date for our largest two-day event of the year! Mark your calendars now. More info to come, general details available here
Superheroes in Action
The second annual Red Shoe BBQ was successful in raising over $32,000 for RMHC! This success was made possible because of more than 40 amazing volunteers. The event is hosted by our Red Shoe Crew, a group of young professionals who volunteer their time to support RMHC. Additionally, our Special Event Volunteers, helped with a wide array of tasks including rolling napkins and silverware, creating decorations, setting up for the event and arranging hay bales, greeting guests, selling raffle tickets, and managing all of the logistics of the event. Thank you for making the Red Shoe BBQ such a special night #forRMHC! 

Community Spotlights

Mazda Drive for Good
We were humbled to be the recipients of $28,500 that was raised locally by the 2015 Mazda Drive for Good Campaign.  The event was championed by Pearson Brothers Mazda and Whitten Brothers Mazda to support Richmond's Ronald McDonald House by donating $150 for every car that was purchased during the event time frame. We are so very honored to have you as a part of our donor family, team Mazda!

Richmond Mom Prom
March 19th over 250 women came together in an event that could only be described as “fabulous” to benefit RMHC. The Richmond Mom Prom raised $15,862.50 to help us keep families close. It was an amazing event and an incredible fundraiser.

Many thanks to Alison Opel and Amanda Moore for putting on this event in our honor and thank you to everyone who contributed this year to the largest donation Richmond Mom Prom has given yet!

Meet our April Meal Providers
Sydney Smith · VCU's APO Service Fraternity · Hardeep Ghataora · Christ the King Church · Theresa Burks · ADPi Longwood · Mindy Buffington · Target · Maygen McNamara · Hermitage Enterprises · Martha Brickey · Tiffany Snyder · Wendy Brown · Polished Pearl Society · Megan Wilson· DTLR · Michelle Rollins · Banker's Insurance · Debbie Kendall · Rhonda Girard · Kay May · The Nguyen Family · Susan Arnold · Shanteny Calvin · CJ's Thumbs Up Foundation · Journey Christian Church · Reeves Danter · Laura Reese · Christina Flippin · Patty Lewis · Curtis Holloway · Wayne Jennings · Ricna Group · Sherri Nickolas · Andrea Amore · Lee Ann Harden · Janna Black · Cindy Rhodes · Stephanie Rusnak · Andrew Anderson · Dominion Packaging · Chris Parks · Linda Huennekens · Denver Lyons · Jill Magruder 

Learn about all of our volunteer opportunities by contacting our Volunteer Manager, Diana Villarreal, at diana@rmhc-richmond.org
Major Gifts (April 1 - April 30)
Monetary Gifts over $1,000
  • Combined Federal Campaign
  • Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign
  • Golden State Foods Foundation
  • Handcraft Linens
  • Richmond Mom Prom
  • Wells Fargo Foundation
To provide resources for families to keep their children healthy and happy, RMHC relies on the generosity of hundreds of donors. To learn more about our greatest needs, please contact Allison Santos, Director of Development, at allison@rmhc-richmond.org.
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