“We have been at the hospital for almost 12 hours and it seems like a lifetime. I just looked in on Sara and she looks so beautiful and peaceful laying in her crib. She has been so brave and good considering all of the poking, prodding and sticking with needles they have done to her. I almost feel guilty because she is braver than I am. Sometimes she just lays in her crib, eyes wide open, laying so still. What could she be thinking about? Is there a remote chance she knows what is ahead and isn’t afraid? How come I am more afraid than I have ever been in my whole life?” -Bev McAllister, December 1978 journal excerpt Continue reading
We’re proud to give you a virtual tour of our new Ronald McDonald House – check it out!
Nor-Son, Inc. was the construction manager for our new Ronald McDonald House. The new house is located at 4757 Agassiz Crossing Dr. S. in Fargo, ND. The team we worked with at Nor-Son has been incredibly helpful, going above and beyond to ensure a successful and beautiful space for families to find comfort after a long day. Nor-Son has worked diligently so that the Ronald McDonald House in Fargo can continue helping families stay together. It has been a delight working with the team at Nor-Son throughout the entire building process.
Foss Architecture & Interiors acted as our architect and interior designer for our new Ronald McDonald House. The new house is located at 4757 Agassiz Crossing Dr. S. in Fargo, ND. The team we worked with at Foss has been incredibly helpful, going above and beyond to ensure a beautiful space for families to recharge. From the overall architecture to the paint color on the walls, Foss has worked diligently so that the Ronald McDonald House in Fargo can continue helping families stay together. It has been a delight working with the team at Foss throughout the entire planning and building process.
We interviewed Shari and Shelly of Foss so you can get to know part of the team too!
Talk briefly about your role at Foss Architecture & Interiors.
Foss’s role for this project was as a team. Shari being the design architect taking the project through design to documentation to construction administration. Shelly was the interior designer selecting finishes, designing interior details and preparing interiors documentation. But the Foss team extends past Shari and Shelly to include our project architect, specification writer, construction administrator and various others at Foss. Truly a team effort! Continue reading
We are loving this beautiful weather and hoping Mother Nature graciously gave us the last snowfall on April 26th – we’re ready to embrace springtime! In our anxious anticipation, we created a list and have started completing several spring cleaning tasks. Continue reading
We are nearly halfway through March and have only just now been able to catch our breath to reflect on February. The month was full, bringing so much good to the Ronald McDonald House! Our two main events, Giving Hearts Day and the Sweetheart Ball, kept us busy.