Donating FAQ

How can I make a gift?

You have a variety of options available to you:

  • Click on the "donate now" button on the website and, using a credit card, make a secure payment online.
  • Mail a check or money order to: RMHC, 333 Westmoreland Drive, Rochester, NY 14620.
  • Call the Westmoreland House at (585) 442-5437 between 9a.m. and 9p.m. any day, and make a gift over the phone using your credit card.
  • Stop by the House at Westmoreland and drop off your donation. If you have time, ask for a tour. We love to show our friends the “House that Love Built.”

Is my donation tax-deductible?

Yes, Ronald McDonald House Charities of Rochester, NY, is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization. If you provide your mailing address with your donation, a thank you letter will be sent that will acknowledge the amount of your gift and the date it was received.

If I make a gift in honor of someone, will they be notified?

Yes, if you indicate whom you wish to be notified, RMHC volunteers will send a letter alerting them that a gift has been received in their honor. Please be sure to provide a complete mailing address for the honoree.

If I make a gift in memory of someone, how will the family be notified?

If a gift is made in memory of someone, every effort will be made to notify the family of your gift. Please be sure to provide the honoree's full name and their families address.

How can I update my contact information or be removed from your mailing list?

Email your request to Jackie Crego at or call (585) 442-5437 ext. 2257.