Ronald McDonald House Charities

Ronald McDonald House Charities® Southwestern Ontario How To Help


A simple way to help provide support for our guest families is by donating things our Houses and Family Room are in need of.


If you make a donation of food items from our WishList, please check expiration dates as we cannot serve an expired product.


  • Any Item that has been previously used
  • Physical pop-tab donations

Click below to view our Holiday Wishlists on Amazon

RMHC-SWO, London House Amazon holiday Wishlist 

RMHC-SWO, Windsor House AMAZON Holiday WIshlist

Download rmhc-swo holiday wishlist pdf

Making Your Holiday Donation Through Amazon:

Make a donation from one of our Amazon WishLists and it can be shipped directly to our London or Windsor House from the comfort of your home.

Making Your Holiday Donation In-Person:

London House & Family Room: Suggested drop-off times to 741 Base Line Road East, London are Tues 4pm-8pm | Thurs 4pm – 8pm | Sat 10pm – 2pm. For large donations, you can schedule your drop-off with our front desk by calling 519-685-3232 and pushing 0 or email

Windsor House: Deliver donations directly to the Windsor House on the 3rd floor of Windsor Regional Hospital, Met Campus (1995 Lens Ave.) Mon.-Fri. 9am - 5:30pm. For large donations or to come outside the weekday hours of 9am - 5:30pm, please contact Stephanie Porritt: | 519-254-5577 ext. 52283

Our Wishlist Items

  • RMH London General Wishlist 



    • Card decks, Card games, Matchbox/ Hot Wheels cars, Single barbie and action dolls, Bed- side games

    • Real Theatre Coconut Popping Oil (for our popcorn maker!)

    • Bubble Solution (for kids playing in the courtyard)

    • Conditioner

    • Body Wash

    • Water Bottles

    • Lotion

    • Pens

    • Activity Books

    • Deodorant (Men's and Women's)

    • Feminine Hygiene Products – Pads

    • Razors and Shaving Cream (Men's and Women's)

    • Pocket Kleenex packs

    • Baby Wipes

    House & Pantry:

    • Pantry Staples: Tortilla Chips, Crackers, Microwavable Popcorn, Tuna, KD Cups, Instant Noodles, Juice Boxes, Pasta Sauce
    • Condiments: Peanut Butter, Maple Syrup, Nutella, Cheese Whiz, Honey, Jam, BBQ Sauce, Hot Sauce, Mayo, Salad Dressing
    • Kitchen Staples: Small Sandwich Bags, Snack Size Sandwich Bags, Plastic Wrap, Parchment Paper
    • Grab and Go Snacks: Pudding Cups, Fruit Cups, Granola Bars, Snack Pack Jello Packs, Nutrigrain Bars, Welch's Fruit Snacks
    • Individual Packages of: Goldfish, Potato Chips, Trail Mix, Ritz Crackers with Cheese
    • Baking: Chocolate Chips, Brown Sugar, White Sugar, Flour, Oats
    • $25+ Gift Cards: Gas Stations, Grocery Store, Costco, Personal Care, Restaurants, etc.

    Cleaning Closet:

    • All purpose cleaning / disinfecting spray
    • Dish Soap
    • Hand Soap (individual pumps)
    • Swiffer Wet-Jet cleaning solution refills
    • Scrubbing Bubbles disposable toilet cleaning pads
    • Lysol and/or Clorox Disinfecting Wipes (Household strength)
    • Dryer Sheets (un-scented)
    • Swiffer Wet-Jet Mopping Pads

    Specialty Items:

    • Travel Size Body Wash
    • Travel Size Conditioner
    • Travel Size Shampoo
    • Feminine Hygiene Products - Pads
    • Women's and Men's Deodorant
    • Coffee Tumblers
    • Reusable Water Bottles
    • Travel Size Mouthwash
    • AAA Batteries
    • AA Batteries
    • Travel Size Body Lotion
    • Adult Activity Books (Sudoko, Word Search, Colouring)
    • Notebooks
    • Pens
    • Chapstick
    • Children's Puzzles
    • Colouring Books
    • Activity Books
    • Hair Brushes
    • Loofas
    • Shaving Cream
    • Facial wipes
  • RMH Windsor General Wishlist 

    Due to the location of the Windsor House, inside the Windsor Regional Hospital, donation drop-off needs to be scheduled to ensure a staff member is available to accept the donation outside of the hospital doors. 

    Please connect with Stephanie Porritt at or 519-254-5577 ext 52283 to schedule your drop-off time.

    House & Pantry:

    • $25+ Gift Cards:  Costco, Amazon, Canadian Tire, Walmart, Superstore, Petro-Canada/Esso Gas, Dollerama, Shoppers Drug Mart
    • Pantry: Individually wrapped store-bought snacks
    • Household Items: Lysol/disinfectant wipes, Tide Pods, Unscented dryer sheets, pump-style hand soap
    • Specialty Items: Small toys for the Cart Program, adult-size slippers

    Welcome Bag Items:

    • Facial wipes/make-up remover
    • Hairbrushes
    • Lip balm
    • Deodorant
    • Travel size unscented hand lotion
  • RMH Family Room London Wishlist 

    • Packaged Meal Items: Instant Noodles (cups), Instant Kraft Dinner (cups), Small Soup Cans, Large Soup Cans, Instant Oatmeal, Cereal
    • Grab and Go Snacks:  Juice Boxes, Individually Packaged Goldfish Snacks, Bear Paws, Rice Krispies, Fruit Cups, Apple Sauces, Crackers, Microwave Popcorn, Granola Bars, Gluten-Free Snacks, Pudding Cups, Trail Mix, Tortilla Chips, Salsa, Ranch Dressing 
    • Misc. Items: Sandwich Ziploc Bags, Snack Size Ziploc Bags, Disinfecting Wipes (Lysol), Tide Laundry Pods
    • Toiletries: Travel Size Conditioner, Travel Size Shampoo, Travel Size Body Wash, Deodorant, Hairbrushes, Feminine Pads, Tampons, Nail Clippers, Lip Chap, Travel Sized Shaving Cream, Elastics or Scrunchies, Ear Plugs, Body Lotion, Toothpaste & Toothbrushes (Adult & Kids), Combs, Floss, Kleenex Pack, Nursing Pads
    • Activities/Help Yourself Items: Crayons, Playdough, Pencil Crayons, Markers, Colouring Books (Adult & Kids), Adult Activity Books, Notebooks, , Children's Activity Books, Board Games, Fidget Toys, Infant items, Teen Items (nail polish, face masks, craft kits, journals, etc. ), Phone Chargers (Android and Apple), Books (Adult & Kids), Card Games, Decks of Cards, Small Toys (Cars, Barbies, Lego etc.)
    • Handmade Items: Children’s slippers, Adult slippers, Pillowcases, Knitted or Quilted Blankets
    • Clothing:  Unisex Adult Clothing Sizes (XS-4XL): Sweatshirts, Sweatpants, Leggings,
      T-shirts, PJs, Pants, Socks, Underwear


  • How do I drop off donations of items for RMH London and Family Room?

    Please make your donations to RMH London and/or the RM Family Room London by delivering the items directly to RMH London at 741 Base Line Rd East. If you have a large donation or any questions, please contact Deborah Gibbs: | 519.685.3232 x 2558

  • How do I drop off donations of items for RMH Windsor?

    Please make your donations to RMH Windsor by delivering the items directly to the House, located on the 3rd floor of Windsor Regional Hospital, Met Campus (1995 Lens Ave.) between the hours of 9 am and 5:30 pm. If you have a large donation or need to come in outside the hours of 9 am to 5:30 pm, please contact Stephanie Porritt: | 519-254-5577 ext. 52283