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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

When 4-year old Alvin was not eating enough, his parents, Adam and Eliza, knew immediate medical attention was necessary. In their case, this meant waiting one year to start the Feeding Program at Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU 700 miles away from home. As Illinois residents, traveling for medical treatment would provide the best care for Alvin, but it would also place immense stress on his family to make suitable living arrangements. Fortunately, the Ronald McDonald House served as a home to Alvin and Eliza for 8 weeks through a hassle-free referral process.  

          

Upcoming Events


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.


RMHC Poker Run
JULY 23 - All bikes welcome! Join us for some motorcycling fun hosted by the Richmond Harley Owners Group with 4 stops across town to collect your poker hand. Registration begins at 10:00 am at Richmond Harley Davidson. The event concludes with live music and prizes at Lakeside Moose Lodge. More information.

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 & sponsorship information available here
Superheroes in Action
Throughout the month of May, BB&T Corporation encouraged community involvement among their employees through volunteer efforts. RMHC of Richmond was grateful to have the support from two different departments within the BB&T Corporation, Capital Markets and Commercial Banking, who united in sharing one remarkable goal this May: improving the health and well-being of children and families.

           

Community Spotlight

Oh, what a night! $32,000 raised, 300 attendees, and 40 volunteers. This year's Red Shoe BBQ was a great success. Thank you to our young professionals group, the Red Shoe Crew, for hosting a fabulous evening of boot scootin' fun! The evening would not have been possible without gracious support from our sponsors.  Special thanks to the incredible Jackson Ward Music for sharing their talent with us! We are so grateful for all who attended and showed your love for RMHC!

We hope you will join in on the rootin' tootin' good time next April to support RMHC!
                    
Meet our May Meal Providers
Sarah Moss · Hannah Mason · HandsOn of Greater Richmond · Tiffany Snyder · Sean Cann · Kiara McGowan-Powell · Mercer · Target · BB&T · Wayne Jennings · APO at VCU · Christy Meek · Laura Earle · Melanie Lee · Hermitage Enterprises · Powhatan God Girlz · Laura Reese · Movement Church · Julie Jones · Banker's Insurance · Lucretia Anderson · Maris Merlino · WestRock · Wells Fargo · Kimberly Ruth · Jessica Puljan · Karen Long · Journey Christian Church · Eliza Tse · Meg Hunt · Roc Solid Foundation · Leigh Harcum · Acey Family · Kappa Delta Alumnae Chapter · TCSC · ICL · Fork Union Military Academy · Jessica Wunsch · Irene Roberts · Ricna Group · Davis Family · Jill Magruder · Milla Kushnir · Marita Jenkins ·  CarMax

Learn about all of our volunteer opportunities by contacting our Volunteer Manager, Diana Villarreal, at diana@rmhc-richmond.org
Major Gifts (May 1- May 31)
Monetary Gifts over $1,000
  • Alpha Delta Pi - Longwood University
  • Fan District Association
  • IBM Employee Giving Campaign
  • United Scrap Metal
  • Virginia Apartment Management Association
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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