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Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana

We believe when a child is sick, a family is sick.

four stars

91.33

1301 West 22nd Street Suite 905
Oak Brook, IL 60523
tel: (630) 354-7750   Web Site
EIN: 36-3532553

Board Leadership
Pete Bensen
Chairman

CEO
Holly Buckendahl
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.33 four stars
  Financial 87.75 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

We exist so families can get better together

We exist so families can get better together

Financial

three stars

87.75

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
69.7%
  Administrative Expenses 15.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.35
  Program Expenses Growth 8.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana (IL) 91.33 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of North Carolina (NC) 92.92 four stars
National Vaccine Information Center (VA) 93.82 four stars
Center for Mind-Body Medicine (DC) 87.31 three stars
Compassionate Care ALS (MA) 93.95 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,621,273
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,857,689
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $10,478,962
   Program Service Revenue $404,163
Total Primary Revenue $10,883,125
   Other Revenue $2,651,505
TOTAL REVENUE $13,534,630
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,319,558
   Administrative Expenses $1,934,663
   Fundraising Expenses $1,553,776
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,807,997
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,726,633
   
Net Assets $67,353,126

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Ronald McDonald Houses $8,057,814 96.9%
Care Mobile $171,744 2.1%
Scholarship Program $90,000 1.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 07/01/2021 91.33 four stars
2018-12 07/01/2020 86.80 three stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 85.23 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 87.84 three stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 96.26 four stars
2014-12 08/01/2016 92.49 four stars
2013-12 06/01/2016 91.78 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 93.68 four stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 91.58 four stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 89.23 three stars
2010-12 08/01/2012 91.34 four stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 36-3532553
Name in IRS Master File RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES OF CHICAGOLAND AND NORTHWEST INDIANA
NTEE Code P30
NTEE Classification Children's, Youth Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date March, 2006
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$273,982 2.32% Holly Buckendahl Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana (IL) 91.33 four stars
Ronald McDonald House of Rochester, Minnesota (MN) 91.80 four stars
Tulsa CARES (OK) 88.43 three stars
National Vaccine Information Center (VA) 93.82 four stars
Any Baby Can of San Antonio (TX) 88.88 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana
1301 West 22nd Street
Suite 905
Oak Brook, IL 60523
tel: (630) 354-7750
EIN: 36-3532553

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Board Leadership

Pete Bensen
Chairman

CEO

Holly Buckendahl
Chief Executive Officer

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