A Dynamic Duo: Laura Ehret and Anne Strong

Categories: Volunteer Spotlight
Laura and Anne make the Ronald McDonald Family Room a warm, welcoming space inside the hospital. Every Thursday, you can find Laura Ehret and Anne Strong in the Ronald McDonald Family Room located on the third floor of St. Louis Children’s Hospital, greeting families of pediatric patients. Together they have over two decades of experience …

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Volunteer Spotlight: Joe and Lindsey Finger

Categories: Volunteer Spotlight
The Next Generation: Joe and Lindsey Finger find time to give back. Lindsey and Joe Finger lead busy lives. They have two young children – James, 5, and Claire, 2 and both work full time. Without a doubt, their day-to-day lives keep them on-the-go. However, the Fingers still manage to make time for something else …

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Meet the Flynn Family

Categories: Family Stories
The Flynn Family stayed close when it mattered most thanks to our long-term apartments In 2005, when he was an infant, Will Flynn was diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis, a hereditary disease that affects the lungs and digestive system and the same disease his older sister, Anna, had been fighting for nearly four years. Over the …

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Meet the Marcinkowski Family

Categories: Family Stories
Providing Support, Every Step of the Way Three-year-old Zosia has cerebral palsy. In Spring 2019, her family traveled from their hometown of Gdansk, Poland so that she could undergo a life-changing spinal surgery at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. The goal of their 3,000-mile journey? That she would, one day, be able to walk on her …

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Meet the Voigt Family

Categories: Family Stories
Paying it Forward: Connor’s Cause provides the comforts of home to families inside the Ronald McDonald Family Room Whitney and Neil Voigt’s son Connor was born on April 28, 2015. During the first few weeks of his life, Connor endured multiple surgeries and procedures at Mercy Hospital in St. Louis, where he stayed in the …

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