Other Ways to Give
Choosing to help in a variety of ways
There are several ways — both big and small — where you can make a big difference in the lives of our families at Ronald McDonald House Charities® Oklahoma City. From collecting pull-tabs to holding a Wish List drive or collecting change, every simple gesture helps make our “home-away-from-home” more comfortable for our families.
Pull-tabs, the little rings on top of many cans, are not only very easy to collect, but they teach people of all ages about philanthropy and provide awareness about our mission. Pull-tabs are cleaner and more convenient to store than aluminum cans. They are welcomed by our local recycler who works with RMHC-OKC to raise funds. Any container can be used for starting a community pull-tab collection at school, church, or work. RMHC-OKC collection boxes can be also be purchased for $.25. Pull-Tabs donations can be dropped off at our Administrative Offices located at 13439 Broadway Ext, Edmond, OK – (405) 424-6873. Please call ahead to guarantee someone will be present to accept your donation.
Vehicle Donation Program
Help Support Our Mission by Donating a Vehicle
Easy Process | Free Towing | Tax Benefits
If you think that old car in your driveway isn’t worth much, think again. By donating your car, truck, boat or RV to our House, you can help provide families with a “home away from home” and keep them together during the hospitalization of a seriously ill child. And, you can claim a tax deduction for your charitable donation. We’ll even pick up your vehicle at no charge.
Easy Steps to donating your vehicle:
- Inform RMHC-OKC of your intention – Contact Judy Reyes-Henderson at (405) 424-6873, ext 106
- Call our 800 number – 855-CARS-HELP (855-227-7435) or fill out a form online
- We tow the vehicle at no cost to you
- We auction the vehicle
- We send you the receipt for your taxes
- We receive the proceeds
Whether it runs or not, your unused car, truck, boat, RV, construction or oilfield equipment will help keep families together during the hospitalization of a seriously ill child.
To find out if we can accept your vehicle, please complete our secure online vehicle donation form – just Click Here! And yes; vehicle donations are tax-deductible. Individual tax situations vary. For specific tax- related questions, please consult your tax advisor or refer to IRS Publication 4303.
Keeping our House and Family Room stocked with basic home necessities requires a lot of donated food items and supplies. We can always utilize non-perishable food, household goods such as laundry detergent and fabric softener sheets, cleaning products and office supplies. All donated items must be new for the safety of our guest families and volunteers.
View our Wish List.
To request an accessible version of the Wish List, please email email@example.com.
Please make all Wish List deliveries to:
Ronald McDonald House at The Children’s Hospital
Third Floor Garrison Tower
Accepting donations from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. daily or by appointment (405) 271-3180
Ronald McDonald House Charities® Oklahoma City
Accepting donations 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. daily or by appointment (405) 424-6873 ext. 106.
Donation Box Giving
An easy way for you to help support RMHC-OKC is to drop your spare change in the RMHC-OKC Donation Boxes at participating McDonald’s restaurants. Little by little, it adds up and means a lot. On average the change collected equates to 1,000 nights of stay for guest families.
Start your own change collection. Your spare change adds up to help families in need. Just one collection box can allow a family to stay with us for one night. Collection boxes can be purchased for $1.00 and great for starting a community collection at school, church, or work. If you assistance please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.