"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."

Stacy, Mother

"I thank the Ronald McDonald House staff for all of their help in this tough time my family and I are facing."

Andre, Father

"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."

Blas, Father

"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."

Alli, Mother

"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."

Lilie, Volunteer

"It was a blessing staying at the Ronald McDonald House and being able to be near my son incase anything ever happen.

Hope, Mother

"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."

Lilly, Intern

Red Shoe Run

Ronald McDonald House Charities Columbia, SC invites you to be a part of our 13th annual Red Shoe Run on the morning of January 19th, 2019. The Run will be held at Hand Middle School with the option of running either a 5k or a 10k. Registration for the event can be found on StrictlyRunning.com and will be open until the morning of the 18th.  But, don’t wait! The cost of the 5k, prior to the event, will be $15 and $25 on the day of. The 10k will be $25 if you register before the event, and $35 if you register the day of.  Check-in will begin that morning at 6:15 AM, where each runner will receive their free t-shirt!  Shortly after, the 10k will start at 7:45 AM followed by the 5k at 8:00 AM.  So, put on your running shoes and join us for a morning of fun at the Red Shoe Run! With your support, we can ensure that we are continuing to support our families when staying close to their loved ones matters the most!

For more information, email meghan@rmhcofcolumbia.org. We hope to see you there! 




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