Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House

Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House
3925 Chestnut Street, Phila., PA 19104, 100 E. Erie Ave, Phila., PA 19134

Contact: Linda Parry, Director of Volunteers, 215 387 8406 x404, Lori-Anne Miller, Volunteer Assistant, 215 291-0907 x 449
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The Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House provides a home away from home for families with critically ill children receiving treatment at Philadelphia area hospitals. On-site opportunities include: Weekend breakfast-cook, serve, and clean up a hearty breakfast with other volunteers, baking crew-bake tasty treats for the families, drop them off, and tour the house, Evening activity-volunteers can lead fun activities such as bingo, arts and crafts, magic show, wii game night.

Off site mitzvah projects include: Grab N Go bags-purchase individually wrapped snack items to fill ziplock bags that families use to sustain them during the day at the hospital, Shelf Stable food drive-collect cereal, salty snacks, cookies, and canned goods to stock the pantry. Other community service projects which do not cost money include fundraisers such as: Recycle for Ronald: collect soda can tabs, used ink cartridges, cell phones and deliver them to the house.