Mission and Vision Statements


Ronald McDonald House Akron commits to enriching lives through comfort, care and supportive services for families with loved ones being treated by Akron Children’s Hospital and local medical facilities.

Our house will remain a mainstay in the fabric of the communities we serve, providing compassion, hope and comfort to diverse families facing health challenges.


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