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Southern California Chapter

Unifying the efforts of our six houses, a camp, two family rooms and other programs, the Southern California Chapter of Ronald McDonald House Charities is committed to creating a community where children and their families embrace life and healing with a sense of hope, enthusiasm, courage and joy.

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Our Houses

Ronald McDonald Houses located throughout Southern California help families stay close to their child when they need treatment for a serious medical condition. Our Houses provide a home-like setting, close to the region's top hospitals, where families can stay free-of charge for as long as necessary.

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Camp Ronald McDonald for Good Times

Camp Ronald McDonald for Good Times helps children with cancer and their families find hope, healing and a sense of normalcy at our year-round, medically supervised camp facility.

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Family Rooms

Our Family Rooms provide an oasis for parents and caregivers inside the hospital, giving them a chance to sleep, shower, and connect with other families just steps away from their child’s hospital bed.

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Family Support Services (FSS)

Family Support Services (FSS) provides compassionate emotional support, education, and resources to the families and staff of the Ronald McDonald House. We are available to you seven days a week, 24 hours a day, every day of the year even after you leave the house and return home.

With 7 Ronald McDonald Houses, 3 Ronald McDonald Family Rooms, and Camp Ronald McDonald for Good Times, RMHC Southern California serves over 10,000 families each year whose children are undergoing treatment at nearby hospitals. As the largest RMHC Chapter in the nation, RMHC Southern California's impact is profound, offering not just accommodation, but a sense of belonging and community during a family's darkest times.

 

 

  • 73.9% Programs
  • 10.8% Administrative
  • 15.3% Fundraising
Putting Your Donations to Good Use

In 2018, we spent $13,049,935 of our total budget directly in programs that help families in need. We take great pride in your commitment through volunteering, donating, and sponsorship. Learn more about our Financial Accountability.

Volunteering

Volunteering is Essential

Every year the number of volunteers who apply goes up. Be part of our wonderful team to make a difference!

Our Houses

Ronald McDonald Houses located throughout Southern California help families stay close to their child when they need treatment for a serious medical condition. Our Houses provide a home-like setting, close to the region's top hospitals, where families can stay free-of charge for as long as necessary.

Our Camp

Camp Ronald McDonald for Good Times helps children with cancer and their families find hope, healing and a sense of normalcy at our year-round, medically supervised camp facility.

Our Family Rooms

Our Family Rooms provide an oasis for parents and caregivers inside the hospital, giving them a chance to sleep, shower, and connect with other families just steps away from their child's hospital bed.

Family Support Services (FSS)

Family Support Services (FSS) provides compassionate emotional support, education, and resources to the families and staff of the Ronald McDonald House. We are available to you seven days a week, 24 hours a day, every day of the year even after you leave the house and return home.

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Our Impact

Everyone who has been involved with Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern California has a story to tell. Here are a few of them now.

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The Lopez FamilyInland Empire House

Sebastian, the second son of Jesus and Veronica Lopez, was born with a congenital heart disease.

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Silvia Alvarez and David Alonso
Silvia Alvarez and David AlonsoLong Beach House

When Ian needed surgery for a tumor in his leg, his parents turned to a specialist in the United States and a “home away from home” in ...

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Dr. Judith Sato
A Volunteer Story - Dr. Judith SatoCamp

"Camp gives kids an opportunity to normalize their life. To be kids again.  It also gives us doctors an opportunity to get to know the ch...

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