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Little Jordyn

It was during an ultrasound that the doctor told me that my baby would be born with Spina Bifida. Holtz Children’s Hospital referred me to Ronald McDonald House of Miami and all I knew was that they would provide us with a place to stay. Even though I was hurt and shocked, I did not worry…

Gael Aquino - Miami House family

Meet Gael

  Gael and his parents are from the Dominican Republic. They were recommended to the Ronald McDonald House through the International Kids Fund. Theirs is a bitter sweet story because although they were excited and hopeful to bring Gael  to the United States for his heart surgery  they were heartbroken from the loss of his…

The Tilge Family

The Tilge Family On May 31, 2012, the Ronald McDonald House Charity had the privilege of checking in the Tilge family, who originates from Switzerland. During their trip to Orlando, Mrs. Tilge gave birth to a beautiful baby boy on May 28, 2012. Baby Noah was born at 24 weeks and only weighed in a…

The Colon Family

Our son Kiomar Colon was born a healthy 9lb, 21″ on November 12, 2013 in Ponce, Puerto Rico. He was everything we wanted and more and was thrilled and nervous as we entered into this new phase in our lives both individually and as a married couple. The nervous feeling grew as 2 weeks into…

THE ABC Triplets

The ABC Triplets Our names are Brett Pennington and Alcine Phang. We are both law enforcement officers. On June 2012 we found out Alcine was expecting triplets. On one of the ultrasounds, the doctor informed us that the one of the babies might not be able to make it. We were devastated. On November 2012,…