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Lifesaving Medical Care — An Ocean Away

Baby Adrianna and mom, Abigail

“We are forever grateful to have a place to stay with our family as our daughter recovers.”

— Adrianna’s mom, Abigail

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Meet Heart Warrior, Adrianna Rosie

A family with a sick child is a sick family. You can help.

In February 2021, Adrianna’s mom, Abigail, experienced a parent’s worst nightmare. Her 9-month-old was gasping for air, and she didn’t know why. In an instant, everything changed. From their home in O’ahu, they were an ocean away from the advanced medical care in the Bay Area that Adrianna’s life depended on.

“After constantly worrying about my daughter and her operation, I was also worrying about who was going to take care of my son at home, where I would sleep, what would I eat, and how to get through all of these challenges, especially during the pandemic,” Abigail said.

Access to healthcare is a human right.

Housing families nearby and inside the hospital makes access possible.

Thanks to donors like you, we provided nearly 24,000 overnight stays to families with sick children. Abigail was relieved to learn that once her family arrived in the Bay Area, they would have a community of support to lean on — moments from Adrianna’s heart transplant team.

“What RMHC provides is much more than just a place to stay.” — Adrianna’s mom, Abigail

By donating today, you can ensure RMHC Bay Area is there for sick children and their families, providing comfort and support when and where they need it most.

P.S. We have more to share with you about Adrianna and Abigail’s medical journey. Keep an eye on our social media for more updates and sign up for our newsletter. 

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Why your gift matters

23,832 overnight stays

nearby and inside the hospital

$11,081,880-worth of supportive housing services

for families with sick children

2,000 hours

of psychosocial support

95,897 free meals

offsetting $1.4 million in meal expenses

92,626 pounds of food

distributed thanks to our Second Harvest food bank partnership

4,000 toys and care items

donated for Comfort & Joy with an estimated value of $88,000

90 students enrolled

in Ronald McDonald House School (Carter Family Classroom)

3,175 snack packs

delivered to families at the hospital

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Lifesaving Medical Care — An Ocean Away

Meet Heart Warrior, Adrianna Rosie

A family with a sick child is a sick family. You can help.

In February 2021, Adrianna’s mom, Abigail, experienced a parent’s worst nightmare. Her 9-month-old was gasping for air, and she didn’t know why. In an instant, everything changed. From their home in O’ahu, they were an ocean away from the advanced medical care in the Bay Area that Adrianna’s life depended on.

“After constantly worrying about my daughter and her operation, I was also worrying about who was going to take care of my son at home, where I would sleep, what would I eat, and how to get through all of these challenges, especially during the pandemic,” Abigail said.

Access to healthcare is a right. 

Housing families nearby and inside the hospital makes access possible.

Thanks to donors like you, we provided nearly 24,000 overnight stays to families with sick children. Abigail was relieved to learn that once her family arrived in the Bay Area, they would have a community of support to lean on — moments from Adrianna’s heart transplant team.

“What RMHC provides is much more than just a place to stay.” — Adrianna’s mom, Abigail

By donating today, you can ensure RMHC Bay Area is there for sick children and their families, providing comfort and support when and where they need it most.

Donors make these stories possible

Why your gift matters

23,832 overnight stays

nearby and inside the hospital

$11,081,880-worth of supportive housing services

for families with sick children

2,000 hours

of psychosocial support

95,897 free meals

offsetting $1.4 million in meal expenses

92,626 pounds of food

distributed thanks to our Second Harvest food bank partnership

4,000 toys and care items

donated for Comfort & Joy with an estimated value of $88,000

90 students enrolled

in Ronald McDonald House School (Carter Family Classroom)

3,175 snack packs

delivered to families at the hospital