Support the House

From left to right: A daughter, mother, son and father sit on a couch in the Ronald McDonald House New York. They are all smiling at the camera for a picture.

Who we are

Ronald McDonald House New York provides families of children with cancer and other serious illnesses a strong, caring and seamless circle of support. Through our wide array of facilities, services, and programs, we address social factors of health so that families can focus on what matters most: their child.

Trusted By NYC

We believe in creating an open dialogue about how we're able to better serve our RMH-NY families and New York City with your help.

We rely on the generosity of our donors, corporate and hospital partners and volunteers to help us provide the highest level of compassionate care to the children and families of RMH-NY.

Two children and their mother smile for a picture taken outside.
Two children and their mother smile for a picture taken outside.
A parent carries her baby over their shoulder. The baby is wearing glasses and stairing off into the distance.

How You Can Help

We can’t do it alone! Your contributions offer families all kinds of help, like daily meals, activities, wellness, education, music, art, transportation, holiday and birthday parties and camaraderie. 

Where We’re Going

By 2025, we aim to strengthen our presence across all of New York City to address broader economic and social conditions that impact health. That includes opening family rooms in every borough, growing our partnerships with community-based corporations and broadening our donor base.

With a presence at more hospitals throughout the five boroughs, we can help even more vulnerable and impoverished families right here in New York City.

A young child dressed in a green super hero costume makes a pose with their fists. The child poses for the camera.
A family of three pose in front of a tree at the Ronald McDonald House New York. They make heart symbols with their hands and are smiling for the camera. From right to left: Mother, daughter, father.

You Can Make A Difference

Your gift directly benefits the families we support either in Ronald McDonald Family Rooms in NYC hospitals, or here at the House. We show up through wellness programs, tutors, music, art, transportation, community, meals, and more so our kids can be children first, and patients second.

Want to know exactly where your donations go? Here’s how much it costs to support our families:

  • $64 = round-trip transportation to and from appointments for families
  • $108 = feeds a family for a day
  • $400+ = a single night’s stay at the House

The Ekanam Family's Story

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They left their home and everything they knew to help their son fight cancer. Watch what your help can mean to Akanimo and his family.

Other Ways You Can Help 

There are lots of ways to support our families across NYC. Click here to learn more about all the ways you can get involved with RMH-NY. 

A mother and daughter are smiling at each other in a picture outside of the Ronald McDonald House New York. The daughter sticks ehr tongue out at the mother in a playful way.