"You don't think about where you are going to lay your head at night when you have a baby in the NICU. You aren't thinking of yourself - but, you have to take care of yourself in order to take care of your baby. That's why the Ronald McDonald House is so important."
"I thank the Ronald McDonald House staff for all of their help in this tough time my family and I are facing."
"I love this House because it is a nice place. God bless those good hearts. Estoy contento y feliz por resivir el apollo de esta casa."
"I love the Ronald McDonald House because of the family I have made while being here and actually having people who know what I'm going through."
"My favorite thing about volunteering is the opportunity to listen to the families' stories. This seems to provide great comfort to them and their courage is inspiring to me."
"It was a blessing staying at the Ronald McDonald House and being able to be near my son incase anything ever happen.
"Everyone at the Ronald McDonald House is in good spirits and are very welcoming. All of the families are thankful which makes my internship so meaningful."
What is the Red Shoe Society?
The Red Shoe Society is a group of young professionals between the ages of 22-45, associated with the Ronald McDonald House Charities Columbia, SC. Our mission is to engage, empower, and inspire young professionals to participate in leadership endeavors that build awareness of the Ronald McDonald House Charities Columbia, SC. We will do this through focusing on 3 core values; Service, Signature events, and Social/network.
As a Red Shoe Society member what will I recieve?
- Invitations to fun social activities at the house and throughout Columbia
- Fulﬁlling volunteer opportunities at the Ronald McDonald House
- Networking opportunities with like-minded philanthropic and business leaders
- Leadership development through optional committee membership
- A quarterly newsletter speciﬁcally for the Red Shoe Society
Is there a membership fee?
Yes, an annual Membership fee of $105. This is equivalent to one weeks stay at the Ronald McDonald House.
How do I become a member?
Fill out the application below and either email it to Meghan@RMHCofColumbia.org or mail to:
Ronald McDonald House
2901 Colonial Drive
Columbia, SC 29203