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Family Care Kits

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1901 Rockland Road , Wilmington,
Delaware, 19803
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Opportunity Overview

Shift Type: Weekly
Occurrence: every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday until December 31, 2017
Commitment Time:2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Volunteers Needed Per Shift: 10
Skills: creativity

Before signing up for this volunteer opportunity, please read and review our volunteer expectations listed on our website: https://rmhde.org/wp-content/uploads/volunteer-01.pdf 


​FAMILY CARE KITS

Please note: As of 9/20/16, ALL needs for Family Care Kits (offsite and onsite) have been filled through the end of the year. 

We will begin booking this project again after 1/1/17. 

-GROUP MUST SUPPLY DONATIONS FOR ITEMS IN KITS with items on approved list provided by RMHDE.

-Group participants must be at least 6 years old, and participants under the age of 18 years old require adult supervision.

-Maximum group number is 10 people.

-Maximum number of kits to be made by group is 100.

  • -The number of kits your group makes determines how long the activity will take.  Groups usually assemble between 30 and, at the most, 100 kits.

  • -Bags, labels, and ribbon to assemble the kits are provided.  We ask that you bag the items only in the bags the House provides. Any extra travel-size items may be donated loosely, but we are not able to accept full-size Toiletry products.

  • -This opportunity is also available for offsite participation on an as-needed basis. For more information on offsite participation, please click here: https://www.volunteermark.com/ronald-mcdonald-house-of-delaware/offsite-family-care-kit-assembly


  • -Please arrive at your scheduled time.

  • -All group members must be free of contagious illnesses (i.e. chicken pox, flu, colds, strep throat, etc.) when volunteering at the House.

  • -The families who are staying at Ronald McDonald House are going through a stressful time, so please remember to respect their needs by keeping the environment peaceful and friendly.

  • -Please remind your group to park in the open lot across the street from the House.

  • -One person (The group leader) should sign in at the front desk inside the main entrance.

  • -A House Ambassador or Staff person will orient your group and we will offer your group a tour of the House while you are here and take a picture!

  • More information is provided after registering for a date for the event or by contacting the event coordinator, Erin Ryan, at e.ryan@rmhde.org.



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Family Care Kits

This program provides the opportunity to prepare "Family Care Kits" to be used in Ronald McDonald Family Rooms in area hospitals. These kits include On-the-Go meals, Toiletry Kits, and Activity Kits. GROUP TO SUPPLY DONATIONS FOR ITEMS IN KITS with items on approved list provided by RMHDE. This opportunity is available for onsite OR offsite participation on an as-needed basis. More information is provided after registering for a date for the event or by contacting the event coordinator, Erin Ryan, at e.ryan@rmhde.org.



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Ronald McDonald House of Delaware

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