Funding

Exterior of Ronald McDonald House of Winston SalemRonald McDonald House of Winston-Salem, Inc., is an independent, community supported 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.

In 2016, Ronald McDonald House of Winston-Salem provided a “home-away-from-home” for 1,208 families, thanks to the generous support from our donors and volunteers.

While the actual cost of operating each room per night is $70, we ask that families pay just $10 per night of their stay. However, no one is turned away due to inability to pay. Donations from our families constitute only about 1% of the annual operating budget. The majority of funding needed to operate our House is provided by individuals, corporations, foundations, churches, and civic groups.

Funds are raised in a variety of ways, including:


Public Support and Revenue:

  • 32% Individuals
  • 16% Sport a Shirt, Share a Night Fundraiser
  • 14% In-Kind Donations
  • 9% Friends of the Ronald McDonald House
  • 8% Ronald McDonald House Charities of North Carolina
  • 8% Corporations and Foundations
  • 6% Civic/Faith Groups
  • 5% Dickie Britt Memorial Classic Golf Tournament
  • 1% Third-Party Fundraisers
  • 1% Room Fees

An endowment fund has been established with the Winston-Salem Foundation and donations to this fund are welcome.


2016 Statistics

2016 Annual Report Chart


Financial Records

To request accessible versions of these financial documents, please email info@rmhws.org.

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