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About Us!

Keeping families close and near the medical care they need.

Our Mission

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Augusta creates, finds, and supports programs that directly improve the health and well-being of children and their families.

Our Vision

RMHC of Augusta strives to become Augusta’s premier children centered nonprofit by providing supportive services for our families.

Our Values

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Augusta believes in:
Family First – We believe that our families deserve the highest quality environment and experience, delivered with respect, kindness, and compassion.
Stewardship – We will faithfully steward our resources.
Partnership – We will develop and foster mutually beneficial relationships.
Inspiration – We value the enthusiasm and energy of visionary thinking and the pursuit of excellence in everything we do.
Continuous Improvement – We will develop goals and standards, to guide and benchmark our progress.


The smiles and warm, inviting tone of the Ronald McDonald House in Augusta make it something magical.

— Tawny Hiestand

Story of the House

We believe in Keeping Families Close. Since 1984, The Ronald McDonald House of Augusta has opened its doors and its heart to care for families with critically injured and seriously ill children. We take care of the little things, like where to sleep and what to eat, so families can stay focused on what really matters; the health of their child. Located steps away from the Children’s Hospital of Georgia, we provide a much-needed retreat for families. With our new 23 bedroom house which opened in 2015, we are able to serve over 1,000 families each year.