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Little brothers, big love

Otatara parents Kate and Richard Affleck have experienced the scary reality of having a baby arrive sooner than expected – not once, but twice. Richard and Kate called the Ronald...
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The Southern Trust

Ronald McDonald House South Island CEO Mandy Kennedy says the organisation is thrilled to receive a $28,000 grant from The Southern Trust to cover operational costs at our Christchurch House....
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House Heroes

Since 2005, Coffee Culture have been long-time supporters of the House, generously donating vouchers, endless amounts of much-needed coffee and lending a hand during our Annual Appeal. One of Coffee...
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Family Appeal 2018

At Ronald McDonald House South Island, we know that when a family has a child in hospital, being together matters. That is why it was amazing to see more than...
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Lincoln the Lion

Looking at two-year-old Lincoln today, you would not believe he weight just over 4 pounds when he was born at 33 weeks. But what he lacked in weight he made...
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Volunteer Spotlight

Keeping our Christchurch House secure and the families safe is all in a night’s work for young couple Tim and Miller. Tim and Miller are Afterhours superstars, who regularly give...
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Happy 15th Birthday

Since opening its doors on March 9 in 2003, our Christchurch House has been more than just a building, it has become a ‘home away from home’ for more than...
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Bonnie’s Pit Crew

In October last year, the Hall family returned home to Wellington from our Christchurch House after they were told their 3-year-old daughter Bonnie’s cancer was in complete remission with an...
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AD Hally Trust

We are humbled to be the recipients of a $5,000 grant from the AD Hally Trust to support South Canterbury families with a child receiving treatment in Christchurch Hospital.  ...
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Redwood Trust

Ronald McDonald House South Island Director of House Operations Zucchi Leonard says a $5,000 grant from the Redwood Trust will make a real difference to the lives of families we...
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