Our Relationship with McDonalds

Ronald visits boy in the hospital

The Ronald McDonald House Charities of North Central Florida is a local chapter within the international network of Ronald McDonald House Charities.

Although it is licensed by the McDonald’s Corporation to use its name, the agency is an independent 501(c)(3) with a local Board of Directors and must raise 100% of its operating and program expenses through gifts from businesses and individuals. It is not owned or operated by the McDonald’s Corporation or any other McDonald’s company.

Local McDonald’s Restaurant owners/operators generously support us through personal donations, leadership on our board, participation in the annual McHappy Day fundraiser and by hosting RMHC Donation Boxes in their restaurants.

The following trademarks used herein are owned by McDonald's Corporation and its affiliates; McDonald's, Ronald McDonald House Charities, Ronald McDonald House Charities Logo, RMHC, Ronald McDonald House, Ronald McDonald Family Room, and Ronald McDonald Care Mobile.

RMHCNCF is recognized as a 501(c)(3) and therefore contributions to RMHCNCF may be tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowable by law. Donors should consult their tax advisor for questions regarding deductibility.