Stories tagged: ronald mcdonald house
UPDATED: Wed., July 17, 2019
Coeur d’Alene-based Kootenai Health’s hospitality center is complete and will begin serving patients in August.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 8, 2018
A man suspected of smashing at least one public art sculpture with a stick in downtown Spokane had bond set at $20,000 Thursday.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 7, 2018
Police arrested a man Wednesday suspected of smashing a third heart sculpture in downtown Spokane, part of an art project meant to raise money for charity.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018
Spokane is heartbroken after vandal knocks over pair of fiberglass sculptures meant to raise funds for charity
While millions across the nation were stirred awake on Election Day ready to partake in civic engagement, Spokane instead woke up to a broken heart. Two, in fact.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018
The Ronald McDonald House has partnered with STCU to install painted hearts throughout downtown to raise money for the charity.
Thu., Oct. 25, 2018
Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Inland Northwest will more than double the rooms available to families with hospitalized children once a new expansion opens in January 2020.
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018
MultiCare Deaconess and the Ronald McDonald House partnered to provide a new family room near the hospital’s neonatal ICU for parents and family. Amenities include shower facilities, a kitchen and …
Thu., July 5, 2018
The Ronald McDonald House in Spokane, which has been housing families with children being treated at local hospitals since 1987, is finishing up a new family room at MultiCare Deaconess …
Mon., Aug. 14, 2017
Growth at Kootenai Health is backing plans to build a lodging center on the hospital campus, with one side of the facility as a Ronald McDonald House, for use by …
Wed., April 26, 2017
On April 27, 1987, Spokane’s Ronald McDonald House opened its doors, offering shelter, food and support to families with children in medical crisis. In the past 30 years, more than …
Tue., Dec. 8, 2015
The Lind Cookie Ladies have been baking cookies once a month since 1987 for children who stay at Ronald McDonald House while undergoing medical treatment.
Wed., Aug. 21, 2013
Area organizations including Mark and Marcy Few’s Coaches vs. Cancer, YMCA of the Inland Northwest and Ronald McDonald House Charities of Spokane are joining to help keep Camp Goodtimes open …
Thu., March 28, 2013
The Ronald McDonald House, 1015 W. Fifth Ave., is seeking volunteers to answer telephones, assist staff and guests and for some light housekeeping. Volunteers should be able to commit to …
Thu., Jan. 31, 2013
It’s not difficult to guess Gabby LeDuc’s favorite color. On a recent afternoon in the kitchen at Ronald McDonald House, the 6-year-old wore a pair of fluffy purple boots that …
Wed., Dec. 5, 2012
Christmas is all about giving, but it’s also nice to receive. That’s what makes Christmas cookie exchanges such a popular holiday activity. Whether you host an intimate group of friends …
Sat., Sept. 22, 2012
Two elementary schools in the Central Valley School District celebrated their achievements in helping a local charity and received a visit from a special friend. Ronald McDonald visited Progress and …
Mon., Sept. 3, 2012
In principle, it’s not much different than most sports. The object is to score by getting something round into a net. Sound familiar? The most glaring difference between polo and …
Thu., July 12, 2012
On May 18, Kathy LeDuc, of Kalispell, took her daughter, Gabby, 5, to the doctor. “She had a fever and said her tummy hurt,” LeDuc said. “She had a dance …
Sat., Nov. 26, 2011
Gonzaga men’s basketball coaches and players hear it from Spokanites all the time. “We run into so many people that say they can’t get into the McCarthey Athletic Center to …