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
UXC Oxygen is the leading specialist SAP solutions company across Australia and New Zealand, offering a true end-to-end systems and application service for medium and large enterprises. http://www.uxcoxygen.com
UXC Red Rock Consulting
UXC Red Rock Consulting is the largest independent provider of Oracle consulting and managed services in Australia and New Zealand. http://www.redrock.net.au
"Food Is Love", and even when you can't be there you can send nourishment, support and love anywhere in NZ. We've experienced first-hand what a blessing RMHA is, and it is our pleasure to help ensure that families CAN be there during tough times. http://www.angeldelivery.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
HealthPost is New Zealand’s favourite online supplier of natural health, skincare and household products, proudly based in Golden Bay. We recognise that our customers are conscious not only of price but want to make a purchase that they can feel good about on all levels. It is not enough to live well: we also need to give well. http://www.healthpost.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.aperiogroup.com.au/home
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
Blue Fitness Ltd has committed their support to Ronald McDonald House Auckland through financial support and by providing the house with Commercial Fitness Equipment. http://www.bluefitness.co.nz
Captivated by the enthusiasm of staff and visitors alike, we were inspired to help bring RMHA even closer to a ‘home away from home’ for its occupants. We feel very privileged to have been involved with such a worthy cause. http://www.brookfieldmultiplex.com
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
After visiting RMHA, Clearlite staff seized the opportunity to be in partnership with a reputable and worthy charity. Thanks to Sarah and the team we’re currently refurbishing our oldest bathrooms with their quality products! http://www.clearlite.co.nz
Coastal Design is very excited about our association with RMHA, as we realise how important it is for families to have a ‘home away from home’. We’re able to be part of the new environment at the House with our gorgeous outdoor furniture. http://www.coastaldesign.co.nz
We are proud to support Ronald McDonald House financially but really value the fact that we can volunteer time and support to those in need. http://www.cenz.co.nz
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
There is nothing more supportive than what RMHA offers unhealthy babies and their families; supporting them was the easiest business decision I have ever made. http://www.ezgo.co.nz
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
Giltrap City Toyota
Ronald McDonald House Auckland take care of families at their time of need and it’s great Giltrap City Toyota has the opportunity to help support this worthy cause. http://www.giltrapcitytoyota.com
Henry Schein Shalfoon
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://www.henryscheinshalfoon.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
Kaba New Zealand Ltd
Kaba NZ Ltd support RMHA with security products to ensure the families have their privacy and are secure. The Kaba team believes in supporting our community, especially the young people as they are our future. http://www.kaba.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/
Methven is New Zealand’s oldest and largest supplier of tapware to builders, plumbers and home renovators and is proud to support Ronald McDonald House Auckland. http://www.methven.com
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
By supporting RMHA we wanted to ensure those families that need to stay together can, and that they can be in a special place that will provide them with love, hope and joy during this time. http://www.sas.com/nz
Sleepmaker is proud to provide Ronald McDonald House Auckland with functional comfortable beds and great bean bags for the games room. http://www.sleepmaker.co.nz
Tip Top Bread were very motivated to become involved with RMHA; they saw the value it would add to the families who need to stay with us by providing them with fresh bread every day. http://www.tiptopbread.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 Muliaina Family, Hamilton
“Mils and I will never forget our Christmas at Ronald McDonald House."
Baby Max was just three days old when diagnosed with a hole in his heart. The news came as an enormous shock for first-time parents Mils and Hayley Muliaina.
Click here to read more about the Muliaina's 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 Jimmieson Family, Bulls
"When I come to Ronald McDonald House Auckland, there are many others going through similar situations which makes me feel better.”
Parents Hayden and Michelle have been on an incredible five year medical journey with their son Reece as it was discovered that he has the rare Goldenhar Syndrome, leaving one side of his body underdeveloped.
Click here to read more about the Jimmeson's journey at 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 Tebbutt Family, Dargaville
"Being surrounded by people going through the same thing as you and who really
understand the trauma you're goining through is a great support..."
The Tebbutts have become regular guests at Ronald McDonald House Auckland since their son, Joseph, was born with a number of health complications requiring specialist medical services at Starship Hosital.
Click here to read more about the Tebbutt's journey with RMHA.