• Sep 17

    MGM Fitness Makes Exercise Fun for Families

    Ronald McDonald House BC is thankful for the volunteer groups who come to share their talents and bring happiness to families at the House. Recently, we welcomed a group from MGM Fitness who hosted a fun fitness and frozen yogurt event.

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  • Sep 09

    Live Nation Takes Over the House

    The Family Meal Program provides our families a home-cooked, warm meal at the end of a long day at the hospital. Recently, Ronald McDonald House BC families were treated to a delicious meal from Live Nation.

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  • Sep 02

    Little Girl with a Big Heart

    Six year old Brooklyn from Maple Ridge is a little girl with one big heart! Recently, she decided she would like to give back to a local charity by cutting her long hair to make a wig for a cancer patient. However, she decided she’d like her impact to be more far-reaching, so her mother told her about Ronald McDonald House BC and how it keeps families together as children receive life-saving medical treatment at BC Children’s Hospital. Brooklyn was enthused by this idea and raised over $575 for RMH BC through donations from family and friends.

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  • Aug 24

    RMH BC Supporters: Sid & Daphne Johnson

    Thanks to Sid and Daphne, Owner/Operators of McDonald’s Restaurants in Abbotsford BC, for their amazing ongoing support as volunteers and sponsors of RMH BC.

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  • Aug 07
    Music at RMHBC

    Filling our House with Music

    Things have been a little less quiet around the House, and for good reason! The music therapy program is now in its fifth month at Ronald McDonald House BC & Yukon, providing children and their families the opportunity to express themselves and build relationships through drumming, singing, songwriting, and instrument exploration. Through the power of music, especially in a group…

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  • Jul 18

    A Year to Celebrate

    Ronald McDonald House BC and Yukon celebrated our first year of serving families at our new spacious and welcoming House on the grounds of BC Children’s Hospital. A few hundred of our friends and supporters joined us for the festivities, tasting culinary creations from four local chefs in a Chef Challenge! Chef Ned Bell of Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver represented…

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  • Jun 16

    Meet Ashton: Family Dinner Volunteer

    Ashton Thomas has a special place in his heart for Ronald McDonald House BC, as well as the families we serve. As a premature baby (weighing in at 1.5 pounds, 3 months premature), there were many visits to the hospital to improve Ashton’s health. After his family moved from Ontario to Vancouver, he was a patient until his teen years…

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  • Jun 09

    Surrey Family Room turns 1!

    June 2, 2014 was a very special day for Ronald McDonald House BC. We opened the Ronald McDonald Family Room in Surrey Memorial Hospital, an area of relaxation and peace for family members of children admitted for treatment at the Hospital. One year later, former patients, staff, and volunteers met in this special space to celebrate a memorable and busy…

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  • May 14

    We’re celebrating Five Weeks for Families!

    Between Mother’s Day and Father’s Day, we are celebrating Five Weeks for Families. Every day, we will be sharing a story of a family that has called RMH BC home. Meet Cooper and his mother Tanya Jones from Powell River, BC. Six-year-old Cooper was diagnosed with a cancerous brain tumour in July of 2014 and had to undergo two months…

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