Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC) is a global non-profit organization. It provides temporary lodging, transportation, meals, and social services to families who must travel to receive pediatric medical care. The first Ronald McDonald House was established in 1974 in Philadelphia. Thanks to the generosity of dedicated donors, the Ronald McDonald House Charities® of the Philadelphia Region (PRMH) has grown from a single idea to now include two Ronald McDonald Houses, three Ronald McDonald Family Rooms, a Ronald McDonald Camp, and a Ronald McDonald Care Mobile for the local area. To increase the number of families it serves, PRMH decided it was time to expand and renovate.
Watchdog was engaged to manage the multi-phased expansion project and provide critical oversight of budget and schedule. The goal of the expansion was to increase the guest room count and improve the layout efficiency to give families a sitting area and sleeping space in each suite.Read the whole story