Members of the media interested in conducting interviews or taking photographs of staff, patients, or patients’ families must request permission from Ronald McDonald House Charities of Western Washington & Alaska Public Relations staff. This includes visits to Ronald McDonald House and external shots of the buildings.

Style Guidelines

  • If using our name in print, please refer to us as Ronald McDonald House Charities of Western Washington & Alaska. After first use, it can be abbreviated to: RMHC of Western Washington & Alaska or RMHC of Western WA & AK.
  • Ronald McDonald House® is our primary program. After the first reference, there is no need to continue to use the restricted symbol. You may also refer to it as “the Seattle House” or “the House.”
  • Before using a child’s last name, please get approval from RMHC of Western Washington & Alaska – at (206) 838-0624.
  • Please note that we do not allow photos to be taken of children inside the House without the express permission of Public Relations. If you are in need of images for a story or other coverage, please contact Public Relations, who will be more than happy to provide you with recent images.
  • Do you want to film a video for your nonprofit in our location? Please contact to set a date and time and inquire about video spaces.

Learn More About Us

Want a quick overview of who we are and what we do? Download our Icon of a pdfone-sheet of Fast Facts. Interested in stories from our families? Read our interviews and family stories on our blog. For more information about our organization, visit our About page for more details, or contact  at (206) 838-0624. Our IRS Tax ID number, or EIN is: 91-1061043.

Latest Press Releases from RMHC of Western WA & AK

January 11, 2017 – Icon of a pdfFirst Ronald McDonald House in Alaska Opens Today

January 11, 2016 – Icon of a pdfRonald McDonald House at Alaska Native Medical Center to Open in 2017

Recent Articles on RMHC of Western WA & AK

Dogs Just Love about partner organization, Project Canine, which brings therapy dogs to the House – Q13 Fox

Boeing Employees Give $100,000 to Ronald McDonald House – KIRO 7 News

Toys for Kids at the Ronald McDonald House – KOMO 4 News

VoluntourismSunset magazine

Giving With Our Hearts – Philanthropy Northwest

Our Mission:

At Ronald McDonald House Charities of Western Washington & Alaska, we support seriously ill children and their families. At the Seattle House, we provide a "home-away-from-home" to help families through a difficult time. We also provide a van service for families staying in Anchorage while their children receive medical care. Our IRS tax number or EIN is: 91-1061043.

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Contact Us

Seattle House & Administrative Offices:

5130 40th Ave NE
Seattle, WA 98105

Phone: 206.838.0600


4001 Tudor Centre Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508

Phone: 907.729.4667