b'2018 Board of Directors Thank you for opening our doors with your hearts!Greetings! Hello!Thank you for your interest in and support As we head into our ninth year, Ryan House of Ryan House.continues to embrace all children and their families as they navigate life-limiting or Ryan House is funded and sustained byend-of-life journeys. Our world class care community and philanthropic donations. It is made possible by you. Currently, there is because of this support that we continueis no reimbursement for these services. to provide joy to the children and families weYou make this possible. THANK YOU for serve; helping our kiddos live their best lives. believing in our mission. We would not be Ryan House is most often a happy place;here without you! where on any given day, you will likely hear laughter echoing through our halls. ThatsAt the end of 2018, we said goodbye why our families entrust their children to us.to Ryan Cottor, whose amazing life had an incredible impact on all of us and in In this past fiscal year, 321 children and families were enrolled in Ryanour community. Because of Ryan and the vision of his parents, Holly and Houses respite program. In all, 37,368 hours of respite care was providedJonathan, we have cared for more than 700 children along with outreach and to 155 children and 44 families were supported through their childs support to their parents or guardians, siblings, extended families and friends.end-of-life. We are deeply grateful to each and every one of you for your continued love Id like to extend heartfelt appreciation to the team at the House; your careand support. Please remember that you help to make all the things that you and support makes a difference in the lives of so many. Many thanks to ourread in this annual report happen. Thanks to you, were able to continue volunteers and our esteemed care partner, Hospice of the Valley.to provide a breath, rest and courage to moms like Kristen Puma as well as provide respite care to two siblings and inspire their grandmother to share On behalf of the Ryan House Board of Directors, thank you to ourher talent and help us to remember the lasting impact of all children who community for opening your hearts and enabling us to reach more andhave been at Ryan House.more of Arizonas children; providing the care and support that makes such a difference.Thank you from the bottom of our hearts, We look forward to the future and our ability to have a positive impact on those we serve.Best Regards,Tracy Leonard-Warner, MHI, MT-BC Executive DirectorRyan House Namesake Ryan CottorJanet Moodie, Board Chair5'