Giving an item from our Wish List is a great way to make a practical impact on their lives. It is also often a great way to engage your family, friends or co-workers in a meaningful and fun group activity.

Wish List Items

Thank you so much for your interest in supporting families with seriously ill children. With an abundance of caution to protect the vulnerable population we serve, RMHC Toronto is not accepting donations of food, products, toys, or gifts.

Please know that we are experiencing a significant decline in monetary donations, so please consider a financial gift to help us help families.

Thank you for your care and compassion for families at RMHC Toronto.

Frequently Asked Questions

Thanks to the generosity of past donors, we have a sufficient amount of toys and books.

Unfortunately, we do not have the resources to pick up gift-in-kind donations.

So that you may be properly greeted and thanked, we ask that you please arrange a delivery time in advance by emailing us at giftsinkind@rmhctoronto.ca.

Yes, we do accept hand-made items, as long as they are on our Wish List.

Unfortunately, for the health and safety of the children we support, many of whom have weakened immune systems, we are unable to accept used toys or clothing.

Why RMHC Toronto?

The financial and emotional burdens can be overwhelming on families with a seriously ill child. Since 1981, Ronald McDonald House Charities® Toronto has served as a place to call home for families with seriously ill children undergoing treatment.

65%

of Canadians live outside of a city with a children’s hospital

40 years

of supporting families at RMHC Toronto

71%

of our funding comes from generous donors

The impact of your donations

In 2020, donor support made the following possible:

1,583

Families supported at our House and Family Rooms

11,634

Nights of comfort provided to families staying at our House

19,452

Visits to one of our seven in-hospital Family Rooms