Tag - Ronald McDonald House

New CHOG hospitality cart puts joy on wheels

The family and friends of sick children will soon have a new ally at the Children’s Hospital of Georgia. Jim Mumford, CHOG administrator, and Sean Frantom, director of Development at Ronald McDonald House Charities of Augusta, unveiled a new “Happy Wheels” hospitality cart on...

Ronald McDonald House to roll out Happy Wheels Cart in CHOG

Contributed by Ali Hale. Officials with Ronald McDonald House Charities of Augusta will be unveiling their Happy Wheels Cart at 10:30 a.m. Monday, June 12, in the lobby of the Children’s Hospital of Georgia. This cart, which is about as tall as four red wagons, will be stocked with snacks...

Emma McIntyre’s story

Diverse teen group becoming community leaders. — Emma McIntyre, Volunteen Board volunteer   Read the story of Emma McIntyre, a volunteer with AU Health’s Volunteen Board, as we celebrate National Volunteer Week: began volunteering at Augusta University during the summer three years ago...

Ronald McDonald House seeks teams for Plane Pull

Want to test your strength for a good cause? How about playing tug of war with a passenger airliner to support Ronald McDonald House Charities of Augusta? The 9th annual Plane Pull is set for Sunday, June 5, 2016, at Augusta Regional Airport, and our local Ronald McDonald House is seeking teams of...

Radiology group cooks for families at Ronald McDonald House

A group representing the Radiology Department at Augusta University Medical Center recently volunteered at the Ronald McDonald House of Augusta. Pattie Parrish (Pictured L-R), Ruth Olmstead, Maura Bailey, Lewis Golden, Molly Golden and Lisa Murdock cooked a spaghetti dinner for the families and...

Share a Night, Light a Light at Ronald McDonald House

Visit the Ronald McDonald House from 5:30-7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 10, for their Share a Night, Light a Light event.
The free open house will feature cookies, 10 Christmas trees decorated by area garden clubs, the Westminster Choir Ensemble — and even a visit by Santa Claus.

Ribbon cut on new Ronald McDonald House

Several choked back tears Thursday as the ribbon was cut on the new Ronald McDonald House at Georgia Regents University, including Rachael Peeples. Peeples’ 6-year-old daughter, Haley, has been a regular patient of Children’s Hospital of Georgia. “This is my home away from home. When you have a bad...

Ribbon to be cut on Ronald McDonald House Thursday

On Thursday, Jan. 8, at 4 p.m. the ribbon will be cut on the new Ronald McDonald House on the Health Sciences Campus near the Children’s Hospital of Georgia. The event is open to the public. Public parking will be available at the Alumni Center off 15th street. There will be shuttle buses...

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