FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Ann Newman, Chief Exec. Officer
Ronald McDonald House Charities
of Northeastern Ohio
Area Non-Profit Organizations Awarded Grant Funds by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northeastern Ohio Inc.
Cleveland, OH, May 15, 2016 — The Board of Directors of Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Northeastern Ohio, Inc., (RMHC-NEO) recently awarded a grant to area non-profit organizations whose services are provided to children.
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northeastern Ohio, Inc., established in 1987 by local McDonald’s Owner/Operators, has awarded over $10 million to children’s programs across Northeast Ohio, including ongoing financial support of the Ronald McDonald House® programs in Akron and Cleveland and the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile®.
Hanna Perkins Center for Child Development, located in Shaker Heights, received grant funds to purchase furnishings, equipment and educational materials to support their Autism Spectrum Disorder Children’s Classroom. To foster the emotional well-being of children and their families and to help them master life’s challenges, The Hanna Perkins Center for Child Development promotes positive early learning experiences through educational and therapeutic services for children and parents; training and support for professionals and community-wide collaborations.