July 2016

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  • Child playing with spoons.

    Make Fun Matter

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    When it comes to giving back, Canada ranks as a top-five global leader in philanthropy, according to the World Giving Index. However, a new study called the Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Family Pulse Survey reveals that while more than 75 per cent of Canadian parents and children feel it’s important to give to charity, […]

  • Evelyn Paquin’s grade 7 and 8 French immersion class presenting their donation.

    MCS McHelpers

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    Evelyn Paquin’s grade 7 and 8 French immersion class at Meduxnekeag Consolidated School (MCS) in Woodstock, New Brunswick turned a class business project into a way to support children and families at Ronald McDonald House and Ronald McDonald Family Rooms. In November 2015, her students started doing online research to identify the type of business […]

  • Heather and Blaine Burgess showing a delicious meal in the Moncton Ronald McDonald Family Room kitchen.

    Cooking for a Cause

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    If you are looking for Heather and Blaine Burgess at the Moncton Ronald McDonald Family Room, you will likely find them in the kitchen. The husband and wife duo were looking for ways to give back nearly five years ago when they learned about the Moncton Family Room’s Home for Dinner program. Home for Dinner ensures […]