The little smiles add up.

Ronald McDonald House is truly “the House that Love Built,” and continues to be a place where families can share treasured moments of togetherness. Learn how you can be a part of our “home-away-from-home.”

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The little smiles add up.

Ronald McDonald House is truly “the House that Love Built,” and continues to be a place where families can share treasured moments of togetherness. Learn how you can be a part of our “home-away-from-home.”

CLICK HERE to learn more about our response to COVID-19, how we are adapting our services to meet needs, and how YOU can help.

Keeping Families Close©

RMHC gives a family with a sick child what they need most — each other.

For 35 years, Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Central and Northern Arizona has provided a “home-away-from-home” for families traveling to the Valley for medical care for their children.

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central and Northern Arizona is a welcoming “home-away-from-home” for families with children facing medical challenges, providing an atmosphere of comfort, hope and courage.

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What Our Chapter Does

Keeping families with sick children close to each other and the care and resources they need.

Roanoke House located in central Phoenix

Ronald McDonald House
A “home-away-from-home” for families with sick or injured children.

Two men with RMHC aprons cutting up vegetables in the kitchen

Dinnertime Heroes
Relieve stress by providing dinner for families during their stay

Tennage boy posing on the Ronald McDonald bench with donated items

RMHC Wish List
Provide our House with the comforts of home.

Lanette and Scott Harris at the McNight Gala

Signature Fundraising Events
Raising funds to support our mission of helping families.

House COVID-19 Update
Learn more about the steps we’re taking to ensure our families and staff remain safe and healthy.

Latest Chapter News & Events

  • The July morning started out just like any other day. Ana headed off to work at a nearby nursing home in Yuma, Arizona. When she left that morning, Ana didn’t know she wouldn’t be returning home that evening. In fact, she wouldn’t be returning home for months. As the day went on, Ana started feeling off. Pregnant with her first child, she knew that something wasn’t right. After a trip the ER, Ana was diagnosed with pre-eclampsia and underwent an emergency cesarean section. On July 16th, Ana gave birth to her first child, a daughter named Valeria. Continue Reading Promising Togetherness: Valeria’s Story...

  • Have holiday expenses cut into your giving budget? Arizona has a unique opportunity to contribute to Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Central and Northern Arizona (RMHCCNAZ) with a dollar-for-dollar reduction in your state taxes.  The maximum contribution allowed is $800 for married Continue Reading Eligible Arizona Charitable Tax Credit Gifts to the House...

  • As first-time parents, Jaycee and Wyatt from Sunflower, Arizona expected to encounter a few surprises while awaiting their baby boy, but nothing prepared the young couple for this. While visiting her parents in Payson, Arizona, Jaycee was experiencing elevated blood pressure, something that concerned her firefighter friend. After a trip to the ER, doctors sent Jaycee directly to St. Joseph’s Hospital where she was diagnosed with HELLP syndrome, Continue Reading Safe Place to Land: Bo’s Story...

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