For 30 years, Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern New England has led the non-profit sector in creating, finding and supporting programs that directly improve the health and well being of children.
Below are some answers to some frequently asked questions. If you have any further questions, please click on the Contact Information link on this page.
Do you collect Pop Tabs to raise money?
The Ronald McDonald House of Providence collects Pop Tabs to raise money. Please visit www.rmhprovidence.org for more information.
Ronald McDonald Houses
How can I stay at the Ronald McDonald House in Massachusetts or Rhode Island?
For more information about staying at the Ronald McDonald House at Boston Harbor, please visit www.rmhbostonharbor.org. For more information about staying at the Ronald McDonald House of Providence, please visit www.rmhprovidence.org. For more information about staying at the Ronald McDonald House of Boston, please visit www.ronaldmcdonaldhouseboston.org.
How are Ronald McDonald Houses funded?
Generous supporters like you help fund Ronald McDonald Houses. The majority of our programming funds come from individuals, organizations and businesses.
Ronald McDonald Care Mobile
What is the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile program?
Ronald McDonald Care Mobiles go directly into areas where children are medically underserved. Care Mobiles offer high-quality medical and dental care through relationships with local health care organizations and clinical service providers. The 40-foot vehicles are built specifically to deliver the pediatric health care services of the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile programs.
Who operates the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile in each local area?
Ronald McDonald Care Mobiles are operated through relationships with carefully selected clinical service providers.
Ronald McDonald House Family Rooms
Who can use a Ronald McDonald Family Room?
Any family with a child receiving treatment in a hospital is eligible to use Ronald McDonald Family Room facilities.
How can I support the Ronald McDonald Family Room in my community?
Each Ronald McDonald Family Room offers a variety of volunteer opportunities. For more information about supporting the Ronald
McDonald Family Room at Hasbro Children’s Hospital in Rhode Island, please visit www.rmhprovidence.org.
Grants to Local Non-Profits
How can my non-profit apply for a grant?
The mission of RMHC of Eastern New England is to help children live happier, healthier, and more productive lives. To accomplish this mission we make grants to local non-profits which help children and their families. For more information, click here or you can download the application form.
Can I include the cost for salaries in my grant request?
No. General ongoing administrative costs cannot be included in your request.
I don’t have my organization’s most current tax return yet. Can I send in my last one?
Who is eligible? How can I apply?
The RMHC of Eastern New England Scholars Program in memory of Charles E. Winterhalter is available to graduating seniors for the qualifying high schools as outlined on the scholarship page. Click here to apply for the scholarship.
If you would like more information on the RMHC Global scholarship programs, click here and you will be directed to the Global information page.