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“Being able to see our son helps him heal with the love we have”

Ayden’s family didn’t know what they were going to do when they found out that he needed treatment in Birmingham. Living an hour away, they knew that constant commuting to…

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How will you serve?

Elizabeth started volunteering with Ronald McDonald House through RMHCA’s internship program. During that time, Elizabeth got to see first hand how donors and volunteers help make a difference in families…

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Ava’s Journey

Ava is just a normal 5th grader who loves to ride horses and do anything outdoors. When her leg was sore one day, the thinking was that it could just be…

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Letter to a Future Intern

The following letter was written by Summer 2019 Marketing Intern Zelma Mae Cable. Dear future intern of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama (RMHCA), “If what you’re doing makes a…

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4th Annual Make Eating Matter

RMHCA is excited to partner with several Birmingham area restaurants to host our 4th annual Make Eating Matter! By partnering with some amazing restaurants in Birmingham and the surrounding areas,…

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Former guest family honors daughter’s memory by hosting $3,000 fundraiser for RMHCA

Each year, Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama helps hundreds of families stay together when they need it most. One of those families, the Chapmans, shared their story of hope,…

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Send a Ronald McDonald House dad a Father’s Day note!

This year, we want to give our supporters the chance to wish a Ronald McDonald House dad well for Father’s Day. Enter the information below and we’ll fill out a…

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Family Story: Little Things Make a Big Difference

They say a mother’s intuition is never wrong; this proved particularly true for the Carter family. One morning early in her third trimester, mom-to-be Sarah Carter began feeling unwell and…

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‘Out of Convenience for Me’

Each week, we receive donations from individuals and companies. We are so grateful for each donation as every penny brought into the Ronald McDonald House goes toward keeping families close when…

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Kendall’s Cheering Squad is By Her Side

If you were to think of YOUR story .. where might it begin? Kendall’s begins long before she was born and as you will learn is a story that almost…

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House Christmas Party

For the last several years, the Ronald McDonald House Junior Board and Student Leadership Council have hosted the House Christmas Party! This year was no different. However, there were some…

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WZZK Free Concerts Raise Over $5000 for the House

104.7 WZZK hosted free monthly concerts in 2016 — all for a good cause. Each month, a free concert was put on by WZZK at the Rouge Tavern in Downtown Birmingham.…

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5th Medical Brigade Brings Toys for Families

The 5th Medical Brigade of the U.S. Army Reserves in Birmingham enjoys giving back to the community in more ways than just their service. This holiday season, they collected toys…

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We’re Half Way Through the Pandemonium

With the start of the new year drawing closer, it’s time for a Pop Tab Pandemonium mid-contest update! We are excited to announce that as of December 12th, we have…

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Let’s #FilltheMap – Red Shoe Run News

We want the ENTIRE country to know about Red Shoe Run! Can you help us? This week, let’s get a donation from each state! How? Think about who you know…

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