Volunteer Spotlight

Red Tie Society

Meet Connor Dixon-Schwabl, co-president of The Red Tie Society, a group of Young Professionals in the Rochester community who are dedicated to raising awareness and funds, as well as recruiting volunteers, for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Rochester.

Based in Rochester, NY, Connor has been with The Red Tie Society since 2013 as one of its founding members. In his roles as studio manager at Dixon Schwabl and owner/operator of Lakeview Valet, he uses problem-solving and creativity... Read More

Meet Joanne Clements, volunteer at both the Ronald McDonald Family Room and the House Within The Hospital.  Both of these facilities are located at Golisano Children’s Hospital and provide support to families whose children are receiving treatment there.  

Joanne has been an RMHC volunteer since April of 2015.  At the House Within The Hospital, Joanne prepares rooms for families, cleans common areas, and checks in and orients new families.   At the Family Room, Joanne can be found... Read More

Rochester, NY

If you stop by the Westmoreland House on Thursdays, you will probably be greeted by our cheerful desk volunteer, Jeanette Pearce. Jeanette has a unique history with this House. She and her sister began volunteering when the House first opened in 1991. They helped do the original setup of the bedrooms, stocked linen closets, and prepared the House for our first families. They continued as weekly volunteers for about three years, then both left the House when their family lives became too... Read More