July 25, 2020
A home environment providing support and resources that help keep families together near Blank Children's Hospital.
A home environment providing support and resources that help keep families together at MercyOne Children's Hospital.
In-kind items donated to both of our Houses.
Provide a home cooked meal for the families utilizing RMHC of Central Iowa.
Landon and Maranda Sexton utilized our MercyOne House for 46 nights while their twin boys -Emmett and Everett, born premature, received some extra care in the NICU.
After staying with us 98 days (including Christmas) they got to head home with their twins.
"We are so grateful to the Mercy RMH for all of their generosity and support during our stay. Being able to spend every day with the boys when they were in the NICU made the entire situation easier to bear. We will never forget our time or the people at Mercy RMH."
The Diment family has been utilizing the Ronald McDonald House for over 4 years.
Dryden family utilized the Ronald McDonald House for 20 nights while their baby girl was in the NICU.
"Each day I snuggle with my newborn daughter, and then have the blessing of a home cooked meal, hot shower, good nights rest, and a friendly face to talk to."
After 126 nights we are so thankful they were able to go home!!
"We are so thankful for the warm meals to fill our tummies and comfy beds to rest our heads."
Longest family to stay at the RMH Central Iowa - 570 nights.
Tien and Alex describe returning to the House after a long day in the NICU, like coming home.
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