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Ronald McDonald House Charities of Richmond

Ronald McDonald Guest HouseRonald McDonald House Charities of Richmond, which has supported families of children receiving medical treatment away from home for decades, committed a gift to establish a pediatrics wing at the Bon Secours Evelyn D. Reinhart Guest House. Focusing on the comfort our youngest patients’ families, the wing will feature three sleeping rooms and a playroom dedicated to families of pediatric patients.

The rooms at the Bon Secours Evelyn D. Reinhart Guest House expand Ronald McDonald House Charities of Richmond’s commitment to helping families secure a comfortable place to stay while a child is critically ill. The organization recently made an investment in extending their services to Bon Secours with two dedicated sleeping spaces within Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital, and also provides family rooms at the Ronald McDonald House on Monument Avenue in Richmond.

Quote from Sue Durlak

"Bon Secours is an outstanding community partner,” said Sue Durlak, president of the Board, Ronald McDonald House Charities, Richmond, and a McDonald’s owner/operator. “We believe that our organizational values are aligned, and we are pleased to collaborate on programs that bring comfort and care to sick children and their families.”

The mission of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Richmond is to create, find and support programs that directly improve the health and well being of children.With 33 years of experience and strong relationships with many community partners, the organization continues to expand its reach to help ensure that all families of ill children have a place to find comfort and rest.