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Ronald McDonald House Charities Is In The News!

On this page you’ll find our newsletters, news stories and other noteworthy items that add to our story.

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July 2019

Fox 13 Interview with Joe Citro

Red Shoe Council’s Top Golf fundraiser

April 2019
Best of the Bay with Ryan Gorman
Director of Development, Joe Citro, talks about the SuperKids campaign and chats with the Kendall family.

December 2018

10 News Donates to Ronald McDonald House – Tegna Foundation funds meals for parents staying bedside at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital

Best of the Bay with Ryan Gorman
Executive Director Lisa Suprenand, Director of Operations Brenyn Stoyanov and Administrative Assistant Keri Nelson join Ryan to tell the community about giving the gift of togetherness this holiday season.

September 2018

Insight uses technology to help RMHC families bond (press release)

TAMPA BAY RAYS – Rays Up Game held Sunday, September 9, 2018
On-field check presentation of $20,000 from TB Rays to RMHC
On-air in stadium radio channel – interview with Executive Director Lisa Suprenand

August 2018

RADIO INTERVIEW – The Ryan Gorman Show Best of the Bay (iHeart Media) with Marketing & Communications Manager Alison Barrick & Jillian Barnes, Donor Relations Coordinator.

August 2015
Bay News 9 aired this segment the week of August 17th to feature the Ronald McDonald House. Thanks Melissa Eichman & Bay News 9!

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September 2013

The Tampa Bay Rays and Raymond James Financial have teamed up to honor local charities with a $5,000 Community Impact Award, which was presented at the Rays game in early September.

RADIO INTERVIEW with Janice Davis, CEO and Jeff Harring, RMHC Board Member & VP Raymond James


In February 2013, the Toymakers delivered their 300,000th toy! Two news crews followed them around that day and here are the reports.



Free Screenings Help Pasco Children

Good Life Tampa Bay – Storybook Ball 2010
Reporter John Mejia interviews Award of Excellence recipient Dick Vitale and shows highlights of this year’s ball “The Jolly Mon.”

Baseball player who spent time in coma gives back
Austin Shepard, a traumatic brain injury survivor talks about his family’s experience at RMH and his Eagle Scout project to raise funds to build picnic tables for RMH. The Shepard family have underwritten a bedroom at the new Central House in Austin’s honor.  Austin’s YouTube video to raise funds for his project.

WMNF Radio – Story by Andrea Lypka featuring the Smith family during their stay at the Tampa Ronald McDonald House while their daughter Laurie undergoes treatment for a brain tumor.
May 2009