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Team Happy Heels

“I run because I can. When I get tired, I remember those who can’t run, what they would give to have this simple gift I take for granted; and I run harder for them.” Unknown Before I started running, I believed that marathons were reserved for Olympic-level athletes (or the completely insane). Running had never […]

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Sacramento Dream House Raffle

Tickets are now available for our 2017 Dream House Raffle! Tickets are $150 each, 3-packs for $400, or 5-packs for $550. The Grand Prize winner chooses either the dream house in Sacramento or $2 million in cash. 1,850 total prizes will be given away including cars, vacations, and electronics. The odds of winning a prize […]

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We Are So Thankful for RMHC

When we were leaving our country, we didn’t imagine we would have so much help and love. We left Africa to look for a safe place to have our babies, because our doctors advised us not to have them in my province. I decided to go to my brother’s house in Chico, CA, but I […]

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Never Lose Hope

“We did it once, we can do it again.” Even though their doctors advised them not to continue their fifth pregnancy because they would only be adding more stress to their family, Daniel and Maylinda were determined to try. They felt that through the difficulties, something special would happen to their family. Both sons, Daniel […]

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5 Ways Your Business Can Support A Local Charity

Let’s be honest, like most non-profits we have a small office and often find if difficult to do everything on our own. The great thing is that we are located in one of the most caring and philanthropic cities in the world who want to help support local charities such as ours! There are so […]

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What Would You Do If Your 3-Year-Old Were Hospitalized?

We received this heartfelt essay written by Nathan T. as part of a school writing assignment. We were so touched by his message, we wanted to share this with you. Make sure you have a box of tissues handy! I have a dream speech By: Nathan T.      I have a dream that every children’s hospital […]

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How to File Your Taxes Like Dicaprio

Have you ever wanted tax season to mean something? This year, H&R Block is giving you a chance to not only get your taxes filed with ease, but for every new client, they will donate $20 to the Charity (Ronald McDonald House Charities Northern California). Here’s all you need to do: Print out this referral […]

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7 Reasons Everyone Should Be a Camp Counselor

What do you have planned for this summer? If you have ever been to a summer camp of any kind, you probably remember those fun counselors you had keeping you entertained, but enforced the rules. Here are our top 10 reasons why everyone should be a Camp Counselor: 1. Getting Outdoors You know how to […]

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In Case You Missed Sawyer Day

On Thursday, February 18, 2016, local radio station 107.9 The End changed their name to Sawyer 107.9. Many of you may have heard the change and wondered why. 9-year-old Lincoln native, Sawyer, was diagnosed with Burkitt’s Lymphoma last April.  Sawyer is a big fan of the radio station’s early morning show called “The Wake-Up Call” […]

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2015 Season of Giving

When I was 16, I was diagnosed with an auto-immune disease that basically destroyed my kidneys so I needed a kidney transplant. We were lucky to be sent to a hospital where they had an amazing transplant program. The hospital was two and a half hours away from where we were living at the time. […]

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Keeping families together to help kids heal and cope better

  • SACRAMENTO RONALD McDONALD HOUSE


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    Keeping Families Close
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    front of the Ronald McDonald House
  • CAMP RONALD McDONALD AT EAGLE LAKE


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    A special place for special campers
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    campers having fun at the waterfront
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    Donate your vehicle and we'll pick it up for FREE and you get a tax deduction!
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    young sisters playing in a toy car
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    Join us for the 8th Annual Red Shoe Crawl!
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    Red Shoe Crawl participants having fun
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    Assistance for students to achieve their college dream
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