Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are the core of Ronald McDonald House Charities and are vital in providing quality service and support for children and families in need. There are numerous long term and short term opportunities for individuals and large groups alike!

Long-Term Opportunities:
(six-month service commitment required)

Cart with a Heart
Help serve drinks and snacks from our hospitality cart to children and their families receiving health care services at UCD Medical Center. Cart with a Heart runs Wednesday 8:30am – 2:00pm and Friday 2:30pm – 5:00pm.

Cookie Brigade
Bake delicious cookies in-house for our families to enjoy at their leisure. All ingredients are provided by RMHCNC. Shifts are available M-F 11:00am – 2:00pm.

Front Desk Receptionist
Greet our guests and perform clerical duties. Shifts are available Monday – Friday 8:30am – 12:30pm or 1:30pm – 5:00pm. 

 House Assistant
Assists in checking families in and out, stores donations, stocks food pantries. There are three shift times each week: 8:30am – 12:00pm, 1:30pm – 5:00pm, and 5:00pm – 9:00pm.

Short-Term Opportunities:
(one-time house programs)

Family Dinner (Group Opportunity)
Purchase, cook, and serve dinner for families staying at the House. Family dinners are held on the second and fourth Thursday of each month from 3:00pm – 7:30pm.

Speaker’s Bureau (Individual Opportunity)
Act as the voice of the Charity at various community events. Events vary in date, size, and venue and training is provided.

Odd Job Work Party (Group Opportunity)
Help us with inside maintenance duties and/or help us set up for special events. Odd Job Work Parties are held the second and fourth Monday of each month.

Outdoor Work Party (Individual/Group Opportunity)
Join us for outdoor work activities such as raking, weeding, sweeping, and trimming! Outdoor Work Parties are held the second Saturday of each month from 8:30am – 12:00pm.

All volunteers must complete the Volunteer Waiver and Emergency Contact Form prior to volunteering. Please contact our volunteer coordinator for an ADA accessible waiver.

Long-term volunteers must complete an interview with our Volunteer Coordinator. To schedule an interview, contact Vanessa at 916-734-4230 or VMartinez@rmhcnc.org


 

WHAT WE DO

Keeping families together to help kids heal and cope better

  • SACRAMENTO RONALD McDONALD HOUSE


    front of the Ronald McDonald House

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


    campers having fun at the waterfront

    A special place for special campers
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    campers having fun at the waterfront
  • DONATE YOUR VEHICLE


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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
  • 8TH ANNUAL RED SHOE CRAWL


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    Join us for the 8th Annual Red Shoe Crawl!
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    Red Shoe Crawl participants having fun
    Red Shoe Crawl participants having fun
  • VOLUNTEER


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    Keeping families close by volunteering your time.
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    volunteers


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