Ronald McDonald House Charities of New England® Press Room

2020 News Coverage

Former Restaurant Owner Stages Only Fundraiser for Ronald McDonald House this Year – on Foot – October 15, 2020
Charlestown Patriot-Bridge

NH Man Raises More Than $100,000 for Ronald McDonald House Charities by Walking – October 13, 2020
WCVB – Boston, MA

Dwight Would Walk 1,000 Miles // Ronald McDonald House Charities New England – October 9, 2020
Ben DeCastro – RI

Dwight Barnes Walks to Rhode Island for Charity– October 9, 2020
WPRI – Providence, RI

The Rhode Home: Supporting the Ronald McDonald House – October 9, 2020
WPRI The Rhode Show – Providence, RI

Dwight Barnes Walks 1,000 Mile Loop Around New England to Raise Money for Ronald McDonald House Charities – October 9, 2020
WJAR – Providence, RI

New Hampshire man visits Springfield Ronald McDonald House on 1,000 mile walk –  October 8, 2020
The Reminder – Springfield, MA

Man walking 1,000 miles in support of Ronald McDonald House Charities – October 1, 2020
WWLP 22 News – Springfield, MA

NH man completes 1,000 mile charity trek to Springfield – October 1, 2020
Western Mass News

Man Walking 1,000 Miles For Charity Arrives In New Haven – September 29, 2020
New Haven Patch.com

Helping sick kids and their families, 1 step at a time – September 27, 2020
Brattleboro Reformer – Bennington, VT

New Hampshire man walking 1,000 miles for Ronald McDonald House Charities – September 26, 2020
WWLP News 22 – Springfield, MA

Helping sick kids and their families, 1 step at a time – September 25, 2020
Bennington Banner – Bennington, VT

Former McDonald’s restaurant business owner visits Rutland City McDonald’s on 1,000-mile fundraising walk – September 23, 2020
Mountain Times – VT

A NH man is walking his way through VT – September 18, 2020
WCAX – Burlington, VT

Would you walk 1,000 miles for charity? – September 15, 2020
WPTZ NBC5 News Today – Burlington, VT

New Hampshire man trekking 1,000 miles for charity affected by pandemic – September 3, 2020
Bangor Daily News

Walk this way – September 3, 2020
The Hippo

Retired McDonald’s owner stops in Bangor on 1K trek across New England – September 2, 2020
ABC 7 Fox 22

One man set out on a journey to raise money for the Ronald McDonald House Charities of New England– September 2, 2020
WABI 5

Dwight Barnes on Cail & Company– September 2, 2020
107.7 The Pulse

If you see a man in Ronald McDonald knee socks walking down the road – September 2, 2020
Q106.5 Bangor, Maine News Update

Bill Nemitz: Here’s to that ‘clown’ on the side of the road – August 27, 2020
Portland Press Herald

Walking toward the golden arches – August 27, 2020
Andover Townsman

Man plans to walk 1,000 miles to help support Ronald McDonald House Charities – August 26, 2020
WGME Channel 13

‘The McDonald’s guy’ arrives in NH on his 1,000-mile trek – August 21, 2020
New Hampshire Union Leader

He’s lovin’ it – August 21, 2020
The Eagle-Tribune

Retired McDonald’s owner heads out on 1,000-mile walk to help critically ill children – August 8, 2020
New Hampshire Union Leader

NIROPE & Friends: Join the Journey Home – August 4, 2020
Studio 10 – WJAR

Deerfield, NH Man Slated to Walk 1,000 Miles for Charity – July 20, 2020
wokq.com

New Hampshire man to walk 1,000 miles for charity – July 17, 2020
NEWS CENTER Maine

Supporting the Ronald McDonald House with Cardi’s and Rhody Hoops – February 6, 2020
turnto10.com/studio10

Past News Coverage

Women & Infants President’s Newsletter – December 11, 2018
A message from Rick Majzun

All Aboard for Weekend Fun in RI -November 16, 2018
providencemonthly.com

Women in Action: Providence’s What Cheer Flower Farm brings beauty to those in need -November 15, 2018
projo.com

More than 2,500 Runners Completed the Amica Newport Marathon & Half Marathon -October 10, 2018
NewportNow

Marathoners and Half Marathoners complete Amica Newport Marathon and Half Marathon -October 9, 2018
whatsupnewp.com

5K held to benefit Ronald McDonald House Providence -October 7, 2018
wpri.com

Women’s Classic Road Race returns -September 21, 2018
wpri.com

An oasis grows from an abandoned patch of asphalt – August 24, 2018
wpri.com

A Volunteerism Milestone – August 8, 2018
ardeneng.com

Hope grows where debris flourished – July 13,2018
PBN.com

Cardi’s Furniture – 9th Annual Golf Tournament for Ronald McDonald House hosted by Grampy’s Charities July 23-24 – July 3, 2018
Providence Journal

After a life of generosity, and Big Macs, Lou Provenzano dead at 70 – June 21, 2018
The Herald News

Cardi’s Furniture – PawSox Night for Ronald McDonald House Saturday, June 23 – June 20, 2018
Providence Journal

Fresh and Local with Joe Zito – May 27, 2018 
tvmaitred.com

Ronald McDonald Family Room at Hasbro Children’s Hospital Celebrates Milestone Anniversary – May 2, 2018 
giving.lifespan.org

Supporting 18,000 families in 10 yearsApril 30, 2018
RMH Providence Press Release

Donation to the Ronald McDonald House – March 13, 2018 
East Providence Reporter, reportertoday.com/eastprovidence

Easter donations sought for local children in need  – March 2, 2018
jamestownpress.com

Carter’s Story: Shannon Hegy shares her baby’s battle with a rare disease February 8, 2018
wpri.com

Carter’s Story: Many organizations exist to help Hasbro Children’s Hospital patients and their families February 8, 2018
wpri.com

Carter’s Story: Facebook Live – February 8, 2018
WPRI 12

Carter’s Story: Facebook Live February 9, 2018
WPRI 12

Ronald McDonald Fundraising Goal Met – December 26, 2016
abc6.com

Ronald McDonald House raises $5 M for expansion in Providence – December 25, 2016
Turntoten.com

McDonald House meets $5 M Goal for 10 room expansion – December 22, 2016
The Westerly Sun Online

Campaign Complete: RMH Providence Officially Reaches $5 Million “Always Room at the House” Goal – December 15, 2016

Cardi’s Furniture – Women’s Classic Johnson Controls 5K Race Cardi’s Furniture 3K Walk – October 4, 2016
Providence Journal Online

Cardi’s Furniture – Women’s Classic Johnson Controls 5K Race Cardi’s Furniture 3K Walk – October 4, 2016
The Rhode Show – WPRI 12

Cardi’s Furniture – Women’s Classic Johnson Controls 5K Race Cardi’s Furniture 3K Walk – October 1, 2016
Providence Journal

Cardi’s Furniture – Women’s Classic Johnson Controls 5K Race Cardi’s Furniture 3K Walk – September 23, 2016
Providence Journal

Cardi’s Furniture – Women’s Classic Johnson Controls 5K Race Cardi’s Furniture 3K Walk – September 22, 2016
Providence Journal

Cardi’s Furniture – Women’s Classic Johnson Controls 5K Race Cardi’s Furniture 3K Walk – September 21, 2016
Providence Journal

Cardi’s Furniture – Women’s Classic Johnson Controls 5K Race Cardi’s Furniture 3K Walk – September 21, 2016
Providence Journal Online

‘Car Pooling with Ben’ Episode 4: Nicole Anderson, Ronald McDonald House Providence – August 19, 2016
Car Pooling with Ben

Chula-Maguire gets red-carpet treatment at U. S. Olympic Trials – August 2016
The Valley Breeze

Spare change makes a big difference (video)
RMHC of Eastern New England

Cardi’s Furniture – 7th Annual Golf Tournament – July 2016
The Rhode Show – WPRI 12

RMH BBQ Raises $150,000
Providence Business News

Volunteer Scheduling Tool – RMH Providence Homebase Project
The Non-Profit FOSS Institute

Cardi’s Furniture – 7th Annual Golf Tournament hosted by Grampy’s Charities – July 2016
Providence Journal

Providence’s Molly Huddle qualifies for second straight Olympics – July 2016
Providence Journal

1-Pound Preemie’s Emotional Journey – Just Keep Swimming! June 2016
ABC News Boston

Ribbon Cutting Block Party
RI Monthly

Ribbon Cutting Block Party
Providence Monthly

Ribbon Cutting Block Party
Warwick Beacon

Ribbon Cutting Block Party
Cranston Herald

Ribbon Cutting Block Party
Johnston Sunrise

Cardi’s Furniture – RMH Renovations & Block Party – May 2016
The Rhode Show – WPRI 12

A conversation with Nicole Anderson of RMH Providence – 5/15/16
Cumulus Cares

Washington Trust Commercial Success Story – RMH Providence

Cardi’s Furniture – RMH Expansion News – April 2016
The Rhode Show – WPRI 12