Photo Flash: Ronald McDonald House & New York Pops Team Up for Benefit
Ronald McDonald House New York provides a temporary "home-away-from-home" for pediatric cancer patients and their families. The House is a supportive and caring environment which encourages and nurtures the development of child-to-child and parent-to-parent support systems. Ronald McDonald House New York is the largest facility of its type in the world.
The Ronald McDonald House New York supports each family and coordinates emotional and physical services, psychological care, ministry support, wellness programs, tutors, music, art, transportation, activities for siblings, holiday and birthday parties and camaraderie for parents struggling with their child's cancer diagnosis. These services are a part of the fabric of Ronald McDonald House New York, and are provided to families at a nominal fee of no more than $35 per night. With each family that arrives, there is a uniting hope and a common search for health and healing.
Photo Credit: Charles E. Manley