Make-A-Wish Foundation of Connecticut, Inc.
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Make-A-Wish Foundation of Connecticut, Inc.

 
501(c)(3) organization
Donations are tax-deductible
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The Wishing Place
56 Commerce Drive
Trumbull CT 06611
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Mail donations to:
The Wishing Place
56 Commerce Drive
Trumbull CT 06611

Trumbull CT | IRS ruling year: 1986 | EIN: 22-2710919  
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Organization Mission
Make-A-Wish® Connecticut creates life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses. We are on a quest to bring every eligible child's wish to life, because a ...
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Rating Information

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Great

This charity's score is 98%, earning it a Four-Star rating. If this organization aligns with your passions and values, you can give with confidence.

This overall score is calculated from multiple beacon scores, weighted as follows: 93% Accountability & Finance, 7% Culture & Community. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

Historical Ratings
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Rating Report

Accountability & Finance
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98

Most Recent Fiscal Year:
FY 2022
This beacon provides an assessment of a charity's financial health (financial efficiency, sustainability, and trustworthiness) and its commitment to governance practices and policies.
 

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Majority Independent Board Members - 100% independent members
10 out of 10 points  plus
Independent Board Size - 21 independent members
10 out of 10 points  plus
Financial Statements - Audit and Oversight Committee
20 out of 20 points  plus
Material Diversion of Assets - None
20 out of 20 points  plus

Tax Form Disclosures and Policies

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Website Listed on Tax Form - Listed
5 out of 5 points  plus
Conflict of Interest Policy - Listed
5 out of 5 points  plus
Whistleblower Policy - Listed
5 out of 5 points  plus
Document Retention and Destruction - Listed
5 out of 5 points  plus
Documents Board Meeting Minutes - Yes
5 out of 5 points  plus
Tax Form Distributed to Board Before Filing - Listed
5 out of 5 points  plus
Loans to/from Officers - None
5 out of 5 points  plus

Website Disclosures

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Tax Form Posted on Nonprofit's Website - Listed
5 out of 5 points  plus

Financial Metrics

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Liabilities to Assets: Ratio - 18.10%
25 out of 25 points  plus
Program Expense: Ratio - 66.76%
21 out of 25 points  plus
Fundraising Efficiency: Ratio - $0.16
25 out of 25 points  plus
Working Capital: Ratio - 2.80 years
25 out of 25 points  plus

Additional Information

Total Revenue and Expenses - Data Available
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Data Sources (IRS Forms 990) - Data Available
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