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At the Meals That Mend: Lakeland Holiday Edition, we announced the Lakeland Fuel Program. For many of Alberta’s northern communities travel is an obstacle for families with seriously ill or injured children. When possible through donated gas cards in the regional areas of Grande Prairie and Cold Lake, RMHCNA was able to provide some families…

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Thank you Cenovus Energy and FCSS Bonnyville & District for your generous support to the fourth annual Meals That Mend: Lakeland Holiday Edition that took place on Saturday, November 25th, at the Cold Lake Courtyard by Marriott. At this beautiful venue over 115 attendees enjoyed crafts, Rachel’s Party Paint and balloon art, a delicious meal,…

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Hi everyone! My name is Lily and I am nine years old. Today I want to tell you about my experience at RMHCNA. The House was so nice to me and my family. Whenever we are in a hurry to the hospital for an appointment and the shuttle isn’t at the door the office will…

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On Friday, September 22, the RMHCNA House Heroes and their caregivers headed on a field trip to Jurassic Forest! It was our biggest field trip of this school year so far, with 11 people heading across the city to explore the dinosaur trails outside of Gibbons. Our first stop was a group of Velociraptors! Luckily…

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On Friday, September 15, the RMHCNA House Heroes and their caregivers headed to Sherwood Bowl for some friendly bowling competition and fun! Sherwood Bowl and the Wiseman family were generous enough to have us out for a couple games of bowling where we threw some strikes, scored some spares, and tossed an unfortunate amount of…

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On Friday we made our way to the Alberta Aviation Museum to learn about Edmonton’s rich history in flight and aviation from our tour guide Rick! Nine of us jumped in our van and headed downtown to experience the exciting displays, artifacts, and activities related to Alberta’s past and present. Field Trip Volunteer Teresa was…

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Last Friday the RMHCNA House Heroes and their parents hopped in our van and headed for the maze of a lifetime at the Edmonton Corn Maze! Eight of us got to experience the BioWare-themed corn maze. Not one person on our trip besides myself had experienced the Edmonton Corn Maze before so it was a…

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This week, RMHCNA House Heroes, siblings, and some parents jumped on the bus and headed to learn about Edmonton’s history at Fort Edmonton Park!   Eight of us headed to the Fort for a wonderful day of learning, sliding, train riding, horse rides, and movies! House siblings Rudina and Lynn couldn’t travel too far before…

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Yesterday afternoon the RMHCNA House Heroes got the chance to climb, slide, run, jump, and bounce around Allstars Indoor Playland! As a group of 15, we headed south to experience the largest play structure in Canada – with all the kids exploring every inch. The most popular part of the structure was definitely the slide.…

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For the last four years, I’ve been lucky enough to share my birthday with the families of the Ronald McDonald House. My birthday can be something of an extravagant occasion. I typically draw it out at least a week (sometimes starting the weekend before my birthday and ending the weekend after). I go for birthday…

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