The San Diego Ronald McDonald House is following all local, state, and federal public health directives. As an essential community resource, we continue to operate at capacity, providing overnight lodging to 56 families each night. Our mission has always been to keep families close to their hospitalized child, and maintaining our presence just 300 steps from the children's hospital achieves over-arching community-wide aims to limit public mobility and minimize impact on the neediest families.
Imagine being away from home, and having a sick or injured child in the hospital today. Our Ronald McDonald House is full of families in this situation. Our House IS their home right now, and we are doing our best to serve them safely with limited resources.
We appreciate your consideration of our San Diego Ronald McDonald House to enable us to continue our important work during these challenging times.
Our organization is fully committed to operating the raffle in a manner as consistent with established raffle rules and regulations as conditions allow. We are fortunate to have staff, support and infrastructure in place that allows for the continuation of the raffle in a manner that conforms to prevailing community health protocols. Thanks to the commitment of our team during these trying times, we anticipate no impact on ticket deadlines, drawing dates, or prizes as specified in the rules.
We wanted to make you aware of precautionary measures that have been taken, described below. Your customer experience matters to us, and through the process of refining some processes and procedures, we have also instituted welcome additions to ease your ticket purchasing process. Here are the updates:
We thank you for your understanding as we continue to strive to present you with the best raffle experience possible. For 16 years, charitable raffle fundraisers have provided a fun outlet for the community to contribute to our cause, while providing vital funding to our San Diego Ronald McDonald House. That mission is truer today than ever before. We thank you for your past support, and hope you consider lending much-needed support through the raffle. Best wishes from all of us.