Family Stories

The Wilson Family

The story of Josie Wilson and her family is the embodiment of RMHC’s tagline “Keeping Families Close.” From the time their daughter, Josie, was admitted to UNC Children’s Hospital in…

The Martinez Family

Pregnancy can be a beautiful experience; one that many families cherish when they learn they are expecting. It can also bring many unknowns and a great deal of uncertainty. After…

The Chabolla Family

An Improbable Journey Home A whirlwind of emotions and a seemingly never-ending feeling of helplessness; that’s what the past 152 days have felt like for the Chabolla Family. Five months…

The Schmieding Family

We love sharing the inspiring stories of families who stay with us at the House and there’s no better way to hear those stories than straight from the families themselves.…

The Brown Family

19-year-old Kaila Brown and her family are from Stedman, NC, a small town outside of Fayetteville, NC. She is known by her peers to be incredibly happy, upbeat and for…

The Horne Family

Meet the Horne Family! This adorable family is from Cumberland County, NC and previously stayed at the House and wanted to share their experience with you! 

The Humphries Family

Life can be unpredictable at times. You can go from the happiest moment in your life to the scariest moment within seconds. For Joe and Kelsey Humphries, that moment came just…

A Story of Resilience: Baby Walker

The birth of a child is one of the most special moments in a family’s life. It can bring unimaginable amounts of joy to a couple who is about to…

The Pecqueur Family

Strength comes in many forms and is something that the Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill (RMH) sees daily.  For Alex and Wendy Pecqueur, strength comes in the tiny body…

The Stoll Family

The Ronald McDonald House (RMH) family reaches far and wide.  Filled with children and families who have stayed at the House, volunteers, staff members, donors, board members, and so many…