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Series: 35 Years of Keeping Families Close

My son Logan was born on June 25th, 2010. He was born in Massena hospital and as soon as he was born I knew something was wrong, he sounded wet when he was breathing. Within 24 hours he was hooked up to all kinds of machines and stuff for his breathing because his 02 stats

A Beautiful partnership

The House That Love Build just received an incredible Valentine’s/Anniversary gift from Perrywinkle’s! This February our friends at Perrywinkle’s Fine Jewelry of Burlington and Plattsburgh hosted a fundraiser for RMHC. They helped us celebrate our 35th anniversary by selling small crafted hearts to display in their store for the two weeks leading up to Valentine’s

35 Acts of kindess

Whether big or small, we’re committed to performing 35 Acts of Kindness this February (but why stop at February?!) in honor of our 35 years at a Ronald McDonald House! We’d love if you joined in! Here are just SOME ideas of things you can do! Shovel your neighbors snowy driveway! Dust off your coworkers

Series: 35 Years of Keeping Families Close

Our son, John Henry, was born 6 weeks early on November 3, 2018. That morning I was transferred, by ambulance, to the UVM Medical Center from our local hospital. My husband followed behind in our car and our older children, ages 8 and 9, waited at my sister’s house for some news. Everything was a

Series: 35 Years of Keeping Families Close

On May 17th 2018, we went to bed like any other night not knowing what was to come. Our son Christopher and his girlfriend Amber were expecting twins in August, 2 baby girls. Chris came and woke us up as he had just gotten home from work and Amber was staying the night with her

Series: 35 Years of Keeping Families Close

I went into labor 2 months early. I started at CVMC and was quickly sent to Fletcher Allen via ambulance. On February 19, 2014, our amazing son, Levi, was born 4lbs 2oz. He was considered the “big boy” of the NICU 😊 We spent approximately 4 weeks between the NICU and NTS. Thankfully, since we

Series: 35 Years of Keeping Families Close

Jack was born on August 12, 2012. He was 7 weeks early and weighed 3lb 1oz. We were at Fletcher Allen for 4 days before he was born. He wasn’t growing/moving like he should have been. They were Trying to decide whether we would go home or have him early. Luckily during that time I

Series: 35 Years of Keeping Families Close

  On Dec 6th I was admitted to Randolph Medical Center for a kidney infection, at 32 wks 4 days pregnant. The infection already started spreading. My temperature was 102, I was weak, could hardly keep my eyes open. While conducting a routine cervix check to see if I had dilated, they gave me a

Series: 35 Years of Keeping Families Close

My husband and I had our twin boys on November 11, 2018. The boys were 33 weeks and 2 days old when they came into this world so they needed some NICU time to grow stronger and bigger. Having two newborns in the hospital and leaving them each night is an immensely painful and stressful

Series: 35 Years of Keeping Families Close

February 17,2013 My son was born at 32 weeks. Nothing could prepare this first time single mom for such an event. Thank you for providing me a place to stay so that I could be so close to my son and that no time was wasted traveling back and forth. The amazing volunteers that created