Thank you so much for your interest in volunteering at Cincinnati’s Ronald McDonald House. Guest Services Volunteers (GSVs) interact with our staff, other volunteers and our amazing families. Our House simply could not care for our guest families like we do without volunteer support. Volunteering at our House is both a rewarding and challenging responsibility.  

We invite you to fill out the application below to be considered for a GSV opportunity at our House.  Once we receive your application, we will be in touch, via email, with our current volunteer needs, including positions and schedules.  

Please note that applicants must be 21 years or older to apply and willing to commit to 2 shifts per month, for a period of one year.  Applicants must also be able to show proof of vaccination and wear a mask, that covers their nose and mouth, at all times while in our House.  


Personal Information


Emergency Contact Information

Please let us know whom we should contact on your behalf in the event of an emergency.



Special Skills

Please list any special skills you would bring to this volunteer position.



Are your volunteer hours required or mandated?

Please answer NO or YES. If YES, please indicate the class or organization requiring the volunteer hours and HOW MANY HOURS are required or mandated.



What prompted you to apply to volunteer at RMH?

Please tell us a little bit about yourself and why you want to volunteer here.



Time Commitment

Ronald McDonald House of Greater Cincinnati asks for a ONE YEAR COMMITMENT OF TWO SHIFTS PER MONTH. Are you able to make this commitment? Please answer YES OR NO



Health & Safety Requirement

Ronald McDonald House of Greater Cincinnati requires volunteers to be able to show proof of vaccination and be willing to wear a mask, that covers their nose and mouth, at all times while in our House.  Are you able to fulfill this requirement? Please answer YES OR NO



Background Information

Have you ever been convicted of a crime other than a minor traffic violation? If yes, what was the charge, date of conviction and location?



Media Release

I hereby give my consent for RMHC to use my photograph and likeness to be used in its publications, including, but not limited to its website and social media sites. I release them from any expectation of confidentiality for myself.



Acknowledgment

AS A CONDITION OF VOLUNTEERING, I give permission for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Cincinnati to conduct background check(s) on me now and as long as I continue to be active with the organization, which may include a review of sex offender registries, child abuse and criminal history records.


Pledge of Confidentiality

I hereby pledge that I shall safeguard and treat as confidential all information (whether acquired through verbal communication, written record, or observation) pertaining to any guest family, staff member, or volunteer of the House, which I may through my affiliation with the House.


Agreement and Signature

By submitting this application, I affirm that the facts set forth in it are true and complete. As a volunteer at Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Cincinnati (RMHC), I will be punctual and conscientious in the fulfillment of my duties. If for any reason I cannot serve at the assigned time, I will notify the Volunteer Manager or the Manager on Duty. I will conduct myself with dignity, courtesy, and professionalism. I will uphold the standards and policies of RMHC. I will take any problem, concern, or suggestion to the Volunteer Manager or the Manager on Duty. I also release and hold harmless RMHC from any personal injury, damages, expenses, and loss that may be sustained by me while participating as a volunteer.