Answer: While McDonald's is our largest corporate donor, the majority of funds raised by RMHC® of Greater Las Vegas come from local fundraising events and private donations.
McDonald's support of RMHC® of Greater Las Vegas takes on many forms:
Program in Las Vegas, with about $150,000 raised locally each year.
McDonald's support means more money can be directed to delivering programs. The funds generated through McDonald's are primarily directed towards general and administrative costs for the Charity, which means more of the money generated through fundraising events and private donations can go directly to delivering programs that benefit the families and children we serve.
Answer: No. While there are some Houses that only serve families with cancer, the Las Vegas House serves any family who has a child receiving medical treatment. Most of our families are here for trauma due to a motor vehicle accident, premature birth, or children’s heart procedures.
Answer: The Pop Tab program raises funds that go directly to families staying at the Ronald McDonald House®. These funds help pay for things like gas money for a family to get back home, clothes for families who come with nothing, and for other basic necessities such as prescriptions and baby supplies.
Answer: 100% of the funds raised by RMHC® of Greater Las Vegas stay right here in the community. While we are part of a Global organization, RMHC® Chapters operate on a local level. RMHC® of Greater Las Vegas is responsible for developing its own organization management, community programs and fundraising activities to meet the unique needs of the community we serve. Everything we raise through local fundraising efforts supports our Chapter and programs.