Keeping Families Close®

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Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Alabama is able to keep families together and near to the medical care their child needs through three major programs: the Ronald McDonald House® in Birmingham, two Ronald McDonald Family Rooms and the Happy Wheels Cart.

Learn more about our three programs here and how they build a comforting, supportive communities for families who find themselves far from home when a child is sick or injured.


Will you drive #forRMHC?! It's a beautiful way to share your love for the charity & raise funds for the families we serve. Ask about getting your tag when you renew! #keepingfamiliesclose

Sep 17

When you support RMHCA, you're making sweet family moments like this one possible! For just a bit, all the stress of being away from home for medical treatment falls away. Thank you to our current supporters and if you'd like to learn more about us, visit! #keepingfamiliesclose #volunteer

Sep 16

We're smiling today! 22 schools have already registered for Pop Tab Pandemonium -- what are you waiting for? Register here: Here's just a sample! Oak Mountain High School Susan Moore Elementary School Dearmanville Elementary School Hanceville Middle School #keepingfamiliesclose #poptab #volunteer

Sep 14

We have a new option for meal volunteers! Freezer meals are a great option for feeding our guest families. If you'd like to learn more, contact Meal Program Coordinator Sandra Hall and visit #keepingfamiliesclose

Sep 13

Emma Kate, 6, has the sweetest smile! It’s even more so when you learn she was born early at 27 weeks weighing 15 ounces! Her parents stayed at our House for about 1 year while she was in the hospital. We’re so happy to see this family thriving❤️🏡 #keepingfamiliesclose #NICUawareness

Sep 12

Upcoming Events

Downtown After Sundown with Madde & Tae

September 25th

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Day of Change 2018

October 15th

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Belk Charity Sale

November 3rd

All Day

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Provide a Meal

With just 14 full-time staff members, the Birmingham Ronald McDonald House® could not provide dinner every night for all our families without the help of hundreds of caring volunteers … caring people like you!


Family Stories

Families at the Ronald McDonald House® in Birmingham enjoy a cozy bedroom plus cooking, laundry, internet and recreational facilities — learn more about just a few of the families we serve each and every day.

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