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FAMILY STORIES

Ronald McDonald House Houston is so much more than a place to stay – thanks to our amazing supporters we can truly provide a home away from home to families.  You can support a family’s night stay with a donation today and read the stories below to learn about the impact your gift makes!


 

So Much More Than Lemonade

Now eleven years old, Peyton has been battling brain tumors since he was an infant, but the doctors said that there was nothing they could do, and his family was sent home with the prognosis that he likely would not survive a year. So when they received a call to enroll in a clinical trial…

The Importance of Play

  Children love to play. But for children with serious illnesses, playing can be more difficult because of health limitations. Ronald McDonald House Houston serves families best by allowing kids to be kids, no matter their health situation. That’s why we offer programs and activities that help kids feel a sense of normalcy during such…

Sofiya's mother embracing her daughter

Sofiya’s Story

Parents worldwide have a common bond: trying to save their children’s lives regardless of the toll it takes on them. Our Texas Medical Center, which welcomes patients near and far, has an international reputation for treating cancer and other serious illnesses. That’s why when 3-year-old Sofiya was diagnosed with acute leukemia, her family made the…

 

 

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