Our Family Meals from the Heart program provides the opportunity to directly help
families staying at the House. Volunteers who provide meals for our families play
an integral part in making the House a home-away-from-home during their
Interested in learning more? Have a volunteer meal scheduled?
Please download our Family Meals from the Heart program guidelines by clicking the link below.
FAMILY MEALS FROM THE HEART GUIDELINES
To volunteer to prepare a meal for families staying at the Ronald McDonald House of
Mid-Michigan, please call Ruth Lumbert at 517-485-9303 or
contact us here
Need some inspiration?
Here is a list of meal ideas that have been big hits with our families. Some of our
favorite recipes are included to help make your planning a little easier!
Chicken cacciatore (recipe)
Chicken fajitas (recipe)
Chicken marsala (recipe)
Chicken Parmesan (recipe)
Garlic chicken (recipe)
Lemon chicken (recipe)
Stir-fry chicken (recipe)
Stuffed chicken breast (recipe)
Chicken cordon bleu (recipe)
Chicken on the grill
Ham or pot roast dinners
Corned beef and cabbage dinner
Baked French fries
Green bean casserole (recipe)
Sweet potato fries
Garlic bread or rolls (recipe)
Baked potato bars
Real mashed potatoes
Asian coleslaw (recipe)
Cheesy potatoes (recipe)
Oven roasted Italian vegetables (recipe)
Pulled pork sandwiches
Shredded beef sandwiches (recipe)
Cold pasta salad
Desserts that are portable
Click here to read more about scaling recipes servings for large groups.