Rochester, NY

Rochester's Community Wishbook


Ronald McDonald House

333 Westmoreland Dr.
Rochester, NY 14620
Phone: 585-442-5437 X 2111
Contact: Lisa Boyer

House Within the Hospital
601 Elmwood Ave., Box Ronald McDonald
Rochester, NY 14642
Phone: (585) 276-5437
Contact: Jack Keck

Provides lodging, emotional support, and comfort to families of children receiving medical treatment at area hospitals. Reaches out to the community with support to other children's programs.

Wish List:
Most Needed Items:  (4/5/17)
cleaning and food prep plastic or vinyl gloves
paper towels
food items: tuna; mayonnaise; cereal (full-size boxes or individual boxes);
 individual-size bags of chips pretzels, cookies, etc.;
 peanut butter and/or cheese crackers; peanut butter

Cleaning Needs:
soft scrubbing cleansers, toilet bowl cleaner, foaming bathroom cleaner, laundry stain treatment products, fabric refresher (Febreze), window cleaner

packages of socks (all sizes), adult and children's underwear (all sizes), T-shirts (all sizes)
sweat pants and sweatshirts (all sizes) for men and women

Grocery Items:
Individual fruit and pudding cups; individual microwave meals; hot chocolate;
 family-size frozen entrees (Stouffers mac & cheese, lasagna, etc.);
 flavored coffee creamers; single packets of sugar, Stevia, Equal; canned soup; apples, oranges, bananas

Miscellaneous Items:
gift cards: Wegmans, Tops, Target, Walmart, Home Depot, gas cards
batteries: AA, AAA
spoons & forks, plastic
dish towels, dish cloths, pot holders
toilet paper
13- & 55-gallon trash bags
liquid hand soap

Volunteers Needed:
  • Gardening Help:
    - Groups to maintain a section of our garden, regularly.

Please investigate our website at for information and a quick-interest form on volunteers needed. Contact Stefanie Szwejbka at (585) 442-5437 x2264, or email her at

Information reviewed by agency 8/15/18.

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