Volunteer at the Ronald McDonald House at Boston Harbor

  • Office Volunteer

    • Answer the phone and email inquiries
    • Perform simple computer work and/or general office work
    • Answer guest family inquiries as needed
    • Volunteer a minimum of one 3 hour shift weekly
    • Keep community space clean, organized and sterilize community toys daily
    • Manage inventory and restock as needed
    • Prepare apartments for incoming families

     

  • Guest Ambassador Volunteer

    • Check new families into House
    • Provide tour of building, apartment, and McConnon Family Community Room
    • Review Ronald McDonald House handbook
    • Ensure families have keys and have signed appropriate paperwork
    • Check family out of apartment on day of departure
    • Ensure keys and garage fob are returned
    • Make note of any problems with unit and report back to RMH staff
    • Answer questions and provide a warm welcome / goodbye!
    • Hours vary depending on incoming/departing family’s schedule

     

  • Meals With Love Volunteer

    Group or Individual Opportunity

    • Provide a community meal on a day of your choice (based on availability)
    • Meals must be prepared on-site (maximum of 6 volunteers at a time)
    • Provide snacks that can be bagged for the families to take back to apartments

     

  • Fundraising Committee Volunteer

    • Contact local organizations and secure tickets for families
    • Contact local businesses and secure discounts for services for our families
    • Assist with House fundraising events and initiatives (example: Grand Opening party, Giving Tuesday, Holiday Party etc)
    • Meet monthly with Director of Operations and Development

     

  • Activity Leader Volunteer

    • Lead guests in age appropriate activities such as games, crafts, or creative play
    • Supply materials for activities, if needed
    • Volunteer a minimum of one 2 hour shift and stay for duration of shift regardless of family participation

     

  • Overnight Phone Coverage Volunteer

    • Be physically on property from 12 am – 6 am
    • Answer the after-hours phone call from families (forwarded to your cell) from 8pm – 8am Monday – Thursday and 8pm Friday through 8am Monday
    • Harborview Resident preferred

     

  • Driver

    Ronald McDonald House Boston Harbor van

    • Must be 25 years of age or older
    • Must commit to at least one 4 hr shift per month
    • Must have a clean driving record