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Meet the van Dijk Family

Pamela, Siphesihle, Musawenkosi and Nicholas moved to Canada with their mom for life-saving medical care, and now call Ronald McDonald House their home away from home. In 2016 alone, they stayed with us 10 times!

Program Spotlight: Lego Robotics

For families who must travel to Vancouver for their child’s medical treatment, Ronald McDonald House BC and Yukon provides more than just a place to stay. For kids, it is a place where they can temporarily forget about the hospital, and continue to learn...

House Heroes Contest Winner

McHappy Day 2017 was a record-breaking success thanks to the efforts of McDonald’s employees around BC and Yukon. This month we were thrilled to recognize one incredible “House Hero” from McDonald’s who went above and beyond to raise funds and awareness in 2017.

Meet Olivia

In September 2016, 5-year-old Olivia Sampare arrived at Ronald McDonald House with her dad Alfie and the two of them haven’t been home since. Throughout their 10-month stay, RMH BC has provided a community of support for this dad and daughter from Terrace.

Volunteer Alex Wong Crosses Canada for RMH

Cooking a Family Meal at Ronald McDonald House BC and Yukon was a life-changing experience for Alex Wong. While cooking dinner for RMH families with his colleagues, he struck up a conversation with a teen cancer patient named Brooke Malakoff. He was...

3rd Anniversary Chef Challenge

3rd Anniversary Chef Challenge
On July 6, Vancouver’s top chefs and mixologists took over our four kitchens to compete in a Chef Challenge and help us celebrate three years in our new House.

Supporter Spotlight: TRUE Consulting Tournament

This incredible hockey and soccer tournament in Kelowna just celebrated its 10th year and has now raised almost $300,000 to help keep families close. Read more about the TRUE team’s inspiration for giving back.

Meet Annabelle

After 8 months at the House, 9-year-old Annabelle Edl and her family are finally able to go home to Nelson, and we caught up with her to find out more about her stay. For Annabelle, the House is a special place because of the support of friends who understand what she has been through.

Meet Tristyn

In December 2016, 17-year-old Tristyn Ranger was enjoying his grad year of high school when cancer turned his life upside down and split his family in half. Thanks to RMH BC and our partners at WestJet, he and his siblings were recently reunited.