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A COVID-19 Update from Our CEO

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Ronald McDonald House Charities® of the Capital Region (RMHC®-CR) has remained focused on fulfilling our core mission – helping families with sick children stay close to each other and the care and resources they need. Our highest priority is the health and well-being of the families we serve, the staff and… Continue reading

Albany Elks Lodge #49 Awards $2,000 Grant to RMHC® of the Capital RegionAlbany Elks Lodge #49 Awards $2,000 Grant to RMHC® of the Capital Region

The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, Albany Lodge #49 has been a part of the Albany community for more than 130 years, providing charitable services with a focus on children and veterans. Typically, the Elks partner with local service organizations to provide assistance in ways that involve close contact to hand out goods and… Continue reading

Brighten a Child’s Day with These Fun Activities

Right now, many families are going through challenging times. Our lives have all been disrupted, and we know that some children are struggling with missing school and friends. In times like these, family connections are more important than ever. That’s why we’ve put together this family-centered booklet of Fun Activities for Kids. We invite you… Continue reading

Sunmark Credit Union Supporting RMHC during COVID-19Sunmark Credit Union Supporting RMHC during COVID-19

At Ronald McDonald House Charities® of the Capital Region (RMHC®-CR), we remain focused on our core mission – helping families with sick children stay close to each other and the care and resources they need. As a result of COVID-19, we’re currently providing for RMHC families by covering costs for hotel accommodations and meals, and… Continue reading

COVID-19 Update March 30, 2020

Ronald McDonald House Charities® of the Capital Region remains committed to our mission of supporting programs that improve the health and well-being of children and families. Over the course of the past several weeks, our nation, the State of New York, and the Capital Region community have taken unprecedented measures to protect the health and… Continue reading

URGENT: COVID-19 Two Ways You Can Help

Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Capital Region (RMHC-CR) is committed to providing clean and healthy family-centered spaces for families to rest, recharge and connect with one another around the world. The health and well-being of our guest families, staff and the communities in which we serve is, and always will be, our first priority.… Continue reading

COVID-19

Covid-19: Our Resolve In the face of the risks and uncertainties posed by the coronavirus pandemic, RMHC-CR remains committed to fulfilling our mission of providing services for families and children affected by serious illness or injury. At the same time, RMHC-CR has a responsibility to ensure the health and safety of all guest families, visitors,… Continue reading

RMHC 2020 Radiothon Family Fun Day at Crossgates Mall Jan. 18th

RMHC Radiothon presented by Albany Broadcasting and Capital Bank Family Fun Day Schedule Announced! Entertainers & Activities Reptile Adventure 10:00am – 4:00pm Ichabod Crane Basket Ball “Pop-a-Shot” 11:00am – 4:00pm Cosplay Society Characters 1:00pm – 4:00pm Toying Around Star Wars  Guilderland Dance Team – Face Painting 1:30pm – 4:00pm Tri-State Superheroes 11:00am – 4:00pm Mad… Continue reading

2020 FLY92.3FM Hannaford Supermarket Song Auction to Benefit RMHC

Thank you for listening to our 2020 RMHC Radiothon presented by Capital Bank. The FLY92.3FM Hannaford Supermarket Song Auction is one of the largest fundraising campaigns of our annual Radiothon – and it is definitely the most fun! Be sure to call the FLY92.3 studio on Friday, January 17th to make your request and donation!… Continue reading

Check Out Our Holiday Wish List!

You can help by donating an item from our current wish list. It’s a great way to support RMHC and help our families. RMHC Holiday Wish List in PDF Format Families First Program Wish List: Gas cards Amazon Gift Cards CVS, Walgreens, Price Chopper Hannaford Gift Cards Prepaid Visa/MC/AMX ($25) Premie Outfits Movie Pass Restaurant Gift… Continue reading