Mission Statement


Ronald McDonald House Akron was founded by families
for the purpose of providing a temporary house for those
who have loved ones at Akron Children’s Hospital.

2016 Stats & Facts
  • Served 12,066 individuals
  • Provided 44 families with long-term stays (over one month)
  • Cooked a full hot meal each night
  • Operated the House with 136 core volunteers each month
  • Covered 71% of nightly room costs
  • Housed families from 40 Ohio counties, 23 states and 10 countries