No matter how you give, your donation helps to provide families a “home-away-from-home” that keeps them as close as possible to their hospitalized child.
Consider hosting a drive or donating items from our Wish Lists. Donations can be shipped to the House or dropped off between 9:00am-11:00am and 2:00pm-5:00pm daily.
- Personal Care
- Fun & Games
- Family Outings
- Gift Certificates
- Kitchen & Pantry Support
Commemorative Tile Program
Honor your family, friends, or groups you care about with a custom message on our tile pathway. These permanent tiles are located on our barbecue patio, which is the site of many celebrations and community gatherings. With a tax-deductible donation, you can have a 12” x12” tile engraved with up to four lines and twenty-three characters per line.
Donate a Vehicle
Donate your vehicle to San Diego’s Ronald McDonald House. It’s easy and we even pick it up for you!
The funds from your donation provide families with hot meals, warm beds and the ability to be just minutes away from their children undergoing treatment at local area hospitals. Learn more at CARS and have a representative contact you to facilitate your vehicle donation quickly and conveniently. Or call 1-855-CARS-HELP.
Sponsor an Event
We have many volunteer and sponsorship opportunities at our annual events. By supporting our events, you become a vital part of our ability provide essential lodging, meals, and support services for families with critically ill or injured children.
We welcome sponsorships for the following events:
- ROMP Gala
- Red Shoe Day
- Red Shoe Day Imperial Valley
- Golf Tournament
- Tables for Tots
- Dinner with Friends
- Poker Run
Your Shopping Can Be a Gift to Families in Need. It’s simple, automatic, and at no cost to you: have Amazon donate to us when you shop online through AmazonSmile!
AmazonSmile offers the same products, prices and services as Amazon. Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases to your chosen organization. Register at smile.amazon.com, select Ronald McDonald House Charities of San Diego, and every eligible purchase you make will result in a donation for our House.
You can even use AmazonSmile to order a gift for the House from our wish list! That way, you’ll be giving something that’s needed AND an additional cash donation from Amazon.
Employer Matching Gift Programs
Your gift to Ronald McDonald House Charities of San Diego could be matched dollar for dollar by your employer. Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions or volunteer hours made by their employees, retirees and/or employees’ spouses.
City National Bank, HP, Qualcomm, SDG&E and Walmart are just a few of the companies that match their employees’ contributions of time or funds to Ronald McDonald House Charities of San Diego.
Ask your company for a matching gift form to complete and mail with your gift to:
Heather Hocking, Senior Accountant
Ronald McDonald House Charities of San Diego
2929 Children’s Way
San Diego, CA 92123
Pennies with a Purpose
Pennies and other loose change can add up quickly and your change could make a change for families at San Diego’s Ronald McDonald House. The Pennies with a Purpose Challenge is great for Schools, offices or other groups.
While pennies are in the name, all types of coins are welcome.