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April 12, 2017 Press Release

 

Ronald McDonald House on DemingRMHC-CNI IS “RAISING THE ROOF” IN CELEBRATION OF ITS 40th ANNIVERSARY

For four decades, RMHC-CNI has been a haven for more than 100,000 families with hospitalized children. This year, in honor of its 40th anniversary, the organization is rolling out a new campaign called “Raise the Roof” to help further their mission of providing comfort, compassion and a sense of community for families facing the most critical moments of their child’s health.

 

 

April 12, 2017 Press Release

40 FACTS FOR 40 YEARS

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland & Northwest Indiana 40th Anniversary Fact Sheet

Fred’s Fridays of Giving

RMHCCNI is pleased to partner with Fred on 103.5KISS FM in support of our families. Each week, Fred’s Friday’s of Giving features a different inspirational story about our children, families, volunteers, partners and more.   Listen each Friday to 103.5KISS FM and support RMHCCNI.   

Mary Ann Denker reads to a child while volunteering.

Mary Ann Denker

Dwight, Illinois resident Mary Ann Denker has been volunteering at the Ronald McDonald House at Lurie Children’s for 15 years. Not only does she comfort families at the house, but she also serves as an ambassador and liaison with her community.  

Dana Roscoe and Peter Villanova collect gift card for drive

Justin Wegner

Justin Wegner is a courageous and inspiring college baseball player from Naperville, Illinois.  Listen to the interview that inspired Naperville teenagers to hold a Gift Card Drive that raised $10,000 on Justin’s behalf.

 

Note to Media
Members of the media seeking stories, comment or interviews should call RMHC-CNI Communications at 630.623.3672 or email Kathy DeVries, Vice President of Marketing and Communications at kdevries@rmhccni.org.

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