2018 Program Impact & Financials

In 2018, the Ronald McDonald House of Cleveland served thousands of families through our 55-family House, Family Rooms in four local hospitals, STAR Centers in two outpatient facilities, and online family resource link RedTreehouse.org.

Impact By Program


Family Visits: 1472
• Countries: 23
• States: 42
• Ohio Counties: 73
• Ohio Residents: 47%
• International: 3%

Average Stay: 12 Nights

We never turn away guests for an inability to pay
• Room Cost: $100
• Requested Nightly Donation: $20
• Average Donation: $10.26
• Unable to Pay: 49%


The Ronald McDonald Family Resource Link
User Sessions: 20,783


Family Room Locations:
UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s
Cleveland Clinic Children’s
MetroHealth Medical Center
Cleveland Clinic Fairview

Individual Visits: 56,479
Happy Wheels Cart Individuals Served: 8753
Full Meals Served: 187
Gifts Distributed: 4347
Overnight Guest Visits: 944
(partial year)

at outpatient centers

STAR Center Locations:
UH Rainbow Center for Women & Children
Cleveland Clinic Children’s Outpatient Center

Children Served: 628 (partial year)


Hours: 34,931
Value: $862,446

97% of our funding comes from donations

79% of revenue goes directly into programs

There are many ways to support our mission