House Ambassador

House Ambassadors play an important role in the day-to-day operations of the Ronald McDonald House. They perform a variety of tasks such as administrative support, helping keep our house clean, offering family support, serving as a welcoming face, and providing information to our visitors.

Age: Must be 18 years or older

Location: Ronald McDonald House Charities of South Dakota, Lake Avenue House – 825 South Lake Avenue in Sioux Falls

Commitment: Minimum one 3-hour shift per month

Shifts: Shifts are offered daily from 9am-12pm, 12pm-3pm, and 3pm-6pm

Duties Include:

  • Answering phones
  • Inputting information into our computer system
  • Greeting people at the door
  • Providing tours to guests and visitors
  • Organizing donations
  • Assist with light household chores – laundry, light cleaning of common areas, room prep, etc.
  • Restocking our guest rooms
  • Assisting our guest families with items they need


  • Minimum of 18 years old
  • Basic computer skills
  • Must be able to go up and down stairs and lift 15 pounds
  • Must be dependable, trustworthy, friendly, and willing to work independently and as a team
  • Must sign a confidentiality agreement
  • Must consent to a background check


House Ambassadors will need to sign up to complete one 3-hour shift of training with the Director of Programs. If the training schedule does not work for you, reach out and we can set something else up. Once training is completed, a full schedule of shifts will be available. House Ambassadors report to the Director of Programs and House Managers on duty.


If you are interested in this volunteer opportunity, click on the button to schedule your training session.