UXC Eclipse is a leading provider of intelligent business solutions to the enterprise and mid-market. Established in 1991, our success has been built by providing the highest levels of service and offering a choice of solutions from leading software vendors. http://www.uxceclipse.co.nz
Direct Security Services
Direct Security Services is a 100% NZ owned business that provides security with a difference. We ensure our customers feel safe and secure and admire Ronald McDonald house for doing the same for Kiwi kids and their families. http://www.directsecurity.co.nz
Abano Healthcare Group
Abano Healthcare Group is a leading investor in, and operator of, healthcare and medical services businesses. With a long term Co-Invest and Build business model, Abano has proven and profitable growth businesses in Audiology, Dental, Diagnostics and Rehabilitation. http://www.abanohealthcare.co.nz
Amcor is proud to support RMHA and the work they do in helping families in need. Our contribution forms part of our commitment to act responsibly for our environment and our community. http://www.amcor.com/
ASB has been part of our family since 2006. Hundreds of ASB staff have voluntarily cooked dinners for families and supported our annual street appeal, reinforcing their commitment to the community. A lasting legacy in our House is the cheery ASB kitchen which forms the heart of our home. http://www.asb.co.nz
Cerebos Foodservice NZ
Cerebos Foodservice is one of the most recent members to join our Business Club and we are now able to offer our families quality hot beverages at the push of a button – just what families need when they take a break from the hospital. http://www.cerebosfoodservice.co.nz
It was a logical step for us to support this great children’s charity. Our staff also love to help out. Plus, our self contained suites are ideal for long stay families and we are very close to Starship. http://www.heritagehotels.co.nz/citylife-auckland
Michael Cullen from Ecolab visited RMHA recently and agreed to step in and help us organise our cleaning and sanitation products for the House. This makes an enormous difference to us when we are usually at 100% capacity. http://www.ecolab.com
Ernst & Young
Through the Ernst & Young Foundation we aim to make a difference in the communities in which we live & work. We’re proud to support RMH through in-kind services, so they can continue to support families caring for children with life-threatening illness. http://www.ey.com/NZ/EN/Home
Feltex Carpets came onboard with the Business Club in 2007; through volunteering, the staff have experienced first-hand how the House shelters and supports its families. http://www.feltex.co.nz
G.J. Gardner Homes
G.J. Gardner Homes is proud to be a member of the Business Club and see it as a natural extension of their own philosophy of making great homes for kiwi families by helping families from all over NZ stay together during tough times. http://www.gjgardner.co.nz
Henry Schein Dental
Henry Schein Cares, our global social responsibility programme, seeks to narrow the disparity in the delivery of healthcare services and information to underserved communities in New Zealand and abroad. http://https://www.henryschein.co.nz/
We look forward to contributing to Ronald McDonald House Auckland, not only financially, but also through providing our cereal, and by providing volunteer assistance in the kitchen. http://www.hubbards.co.nz
Kelly Tarlton’s is committed to supporting New Zealand charities and as a family-focused aquarium business, we are particularly committed to supporting child health organisations. As such we commit to sponsorships and donations to a value of over $70,000 per year. http://kellytarltons.co.nz
In partnership with parents, we are dedicated to developing each child’s full potential by providing outstanding early childhood care and education. http://www.kindercare.co.nz/
Paramount Cleaning Service
By supporting Ronald McDonald House Auckland we know that at some time a member of the extended ‘Paramount Family’ will be the recipient of the amazing care and facilities of RMHA. http://www.service-is-paramount.co.nz/
Apart from pledging us their financial support they certainly help our families who need a well-deserved break by donating passes for a day of fun, making family memories to treasure. http://www.rainbowsend.co.nz
Ray White is proud to be associated with RMHA. We’re about finding Kiwi families the right house, so we’re thrilled to be able to help families when they need a ‘home away from home’ in Auckland. http://www.raywhite.co.nz
Rothbury Insurance Brokers Auckland
Rothbury Insurance Brokers Auckland have helped us sell hundreds of charity cook books to their very generous clients and they’ve also donated (via Lumley Insurance) much needed umbrellas. http://www.rothbury.co.nz
Transpacific Industries Group (NZ) Ltd is delighted to support Ronald McDonald House Auckland and the hundreds of families needing their assistance each year. http://www.wastemanagement.co.nz/
Our Families – Inspiring Stories
The strength and courage of our families is an inspiration and over the years Ronald McDonald House Auckland has welcomed thousands of families from all over New Zealand and occasionally the Pacific. Last year alone over 2000 families stayed with us.
There is no better way to understand the value of our House than hearing from our families directly so some of our family ambassadors have shared their story with you highlighting the different circumstances which bring families to Ronald McDonald House Auckland and what their stay meant to them.
||The Ferris Family, Nelson
“Ronald McDonald House is the best place in the world to be when your world has been turned upside down”
While the Ferris family was in Auckland, Robyn described the support they received from Ronald McDonald House Auckland (RMHA) as incredible. No matter how bad your day was, the staff was always there to support you.
Click here to read more about the Ferris' journey with RMHA.
||The Lea Family, Napier
“He became independent at the House. He just thrives...”
For the past 14 years, Sam has called RMHA his ‘home away from home’ because of the support and friendship the House has given him. As Sam continues to make trips to Auckland, RMHA will always be a place to come home to.
Click here to read more about the Lea's journey with RMHA.
||The Himona Family, Rotorua
“Ronald McDonald House is in our hearts all the time”
Te Wiroa was only 2 weeks old when he first arrived at Ronald McDonald House Auckland. His mum Juanita had taken her son to the doctor, back in their hometown of Rotorua, where it was discovered that Te Wiroa had a heart murmur.
Click here to read more about the Himona's journey with RMHA.
||The Gillian Family, Invercargill
"... all the fear and anxiety went away. We were greeted with arms wide open"
Despite being more than a thousand kilometres from home, the Gillans have adapted to life in Auckland. The pair attend school inside the National Children’s Hospital and they spend time as a family doing all kinds of activities.
Click here to read more about the Gillian's journey at RMHA.
|| The Hapuku Family, Marton
“The people at the House are amazing; there is a true sense of community”
In the first few months of Peyton’s life, parents Santana and Richard were in bliss, adjusting to life with their beautiful new daughter. The next thing the Hapuku – Cross family knew, they were on their way to Palmerston North Hospital and then up to the National Children’s Hospital in Auckland.
Click here to read more about the Hapuku's journey with RMHA.