About Ronald McDonald House Charities Malaysia

Race Details

Kuala Lumpur
Location
Perdana Botanical Gardens
Where
Oct 29, 2017
7.00am - 10.30am
When

Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Malaysia was established in February 1990 as a non-profit organisation with the mission to create, find and support programs that directly improve the health and well-being of children and their families in Malaysia. It is one of more than 300 RMHC Chapters worldwide which aims to positively impact young lives in the areas of Health, Education and Welfare.

HEALTH

Since its establishment in 1990, RMHC has expanded reach to help sick children in need and those with varying disabilities through its 4 health programs, which to date have benefited more than 6,000 children and their families in Malaysia.

Ronald McDonald House provides a Home-Away-From-Home temporary accommodations & facilities to the families whilst the children receive treatment in the Hospital.

Ronald McDonald Sensory Room helps children with special needs and learning disabilities develop cognitive skills, build self-confidence and respond better to therapy.

Gift of Smile program is a partnership with Pantai Hospital KL to provide corrective surgeries for children born with cleft lip and palate for Free.

RMHC Medical Grant gives assistance to selected  children who are battling illnesses  through recommendations by the Hospitals to aid in the diagnostic , prevention or treatment of the illness.

EDUCATION

RMHC Malaysia collaborates with the Ministry of Education to give out scholarships to deserving students from low-income groups to excel academically and stay active in co-curriculum or sports programs under RMHC Scholarship Program for secondary school students.

WELFARE

Donations to selected Welfare Homes and Orphanages are given out annually through festive-giving, McDonald Store Grand Opening, special events, natural disaster  relief etc.

For more information, please visit  www.rmhc.org.my