2023 Stats & Facts

Below is an overview of how RMHC of Central Ohio has impacted the community in 2023.

2023 was a milestone year for RMHC of Central Ohio. The largest Ronald McDonald House added an additional 84 guest rooms to accommodate more families, new specialty rooms, expanded kitchen and dining, outdoor courtyard, and necessary renovations to the existing structure. With the expansion completed, RMHC is equipped to serve an additional 2,000 families each year, increasing the families served annually to 6,500. It was an eventful year in many ways. Read about some of our largest achievements throughout the year below.

Nights of Rest

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7 nights was the average length of stay per family

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916 nights is the current longest stay (as of 12/31/23)

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89,187 nights of rest were provided to individuals in need

Locations Served

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4,294 families were served over the course of the year

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18 countries across the world had families served at the House

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47 states in the US had families served at the House

Volunteer Impact

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122 volunteered served on a weekly or biweekly basis

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52,000 hours of work from volunteers was donated over the year

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105 project groups volunteered to donate their time together

Meals & Activities

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387 meal groups  (even WITHOUT a kitchen for 4 months!)

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145 programs and activities were offered to guests

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492 sessions of those programs & activities were offered 

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5,953 people served at OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital’s Ronald McDonald Family Room

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6,460 people served at Nationwide Children’s Hospital’s Big Lots Behavioral Health Pavilion Ronald McDonald Family Room

220 programs and activities were offered in both Central Ohio Ronald McDonald Family Rooms

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1,273 children were seen by a doctor

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1,059 vaccines were provided to children

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42 locations were visited to provide care

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$974,010 was raised from the McDonald’s “Round-Up for RMHC” Campaign

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125 McDonald’s locations in Central Ohio participated in the Round-Up for RMHC program

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5 special contests took place to reward the highest fundraising stores in monthly competitions

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$677,860 was raised from the Vehicle Donation Program (VDP)

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566 vehicles were donated to the Vehicle Donation Program

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$255,000 was raised from cause marketing campaigns and food truck give backs

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55 food trucks supported RMHC of Central Ohio by donating a portion of their sales

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20 cause marketing fundraisers donated proceeds to the House in unique and different ways

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$1,166,166 was raised from the nine annual RMHC Signature Events

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$516,465 was raised from every community fundraiser held on behalf of the House

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91 guest rooms were annually adopted

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$24,658 was raised from 63 individual reoccurring donors