Thank you so much for your interest in volunteering at Cincinnati’s Ronald McDonald House. While we are still accepting applications for new volunteers, we have postponed all new volunteer orientations and on-boarding while our House remains closed to outside visitors.

At this time, we hope to resume volunteer orientations sometime in 2021. We invite you to complete your application so that we can keep you updated on when we are able to welcome you to our House as a volunteer.

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.

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

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.


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 Director of Volunteers 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 Director of Volunteers 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.