Family Stories

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Feb
14

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Sammy’s Sprinters

Sammy Speiss Hinkle’s family has stayed at the Ronald McDonald House of Delaware many times while Sammy underwent surgeries and treatments for his rare form of dwarfism at Nemours Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. Now, Sam and his family and friends participate in our K Run/Walk every year to support the House they called home […]

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Jan
17

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Garrett, a Hero

10-year-old Garrett is a hero.  After being hit by a car in May, he made a long recovery at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. Garrett and his mom spent several months at the Ronald McDonald House of Delaware while Garrett received intensive rehab. While he has been discharged and able to go back home since, Garrett […]

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Dec
12

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It’s Like a Family Here

Rebeka’s Mom Donated Part of Her Liver to Save Her Daughter’s Life Rebeka has Biliary Artesia, a rare and life threatening disease of the liver. When she was 7 months old, Rebeka, her parents left home in Jamaica to receive medical treatment in Wilmington, Delaware. When her family arrived, Rebeka was hospitalized for months while waiting for […]

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Dec
07

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It Makes You Feel Less Alone

Malachi and His Family Stayed at the Ronald McDonald House this Summer Since he was diagnosed with dwarfism nine years ago, Malachi and his family family have been coming to Nemours/A. I. duPont Hospital for Children. Only recently when he needed surgery did they start to stay at the Ronald McDonald House of Delaware. During […]

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Nov
14

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Lilly’s Love and Laughter

 Lilly was born in Uganda and taken to a foster program run by her now-adoptive mother, Emily. After knowing Lilly for only a few days, Emily decided that she wanted to adopt her. In Uganda, adoptive parents must foster their child for three years in the country. One year into this process, Lilly was diagnosed with leukemia. […]

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