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Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern Wisconsin

Home away from home

four stars

99.16

8948 Watertown Plank Road Milwaukee, WI 53226
tel: (414) 475-5333   Web Site
EIN: 39-1433107

Board Leadership
Gary Zimmerman
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Ann Petrie
President/CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 99.16 four stars
  Financial 98.82 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Ronald McDonald House Charities Eastern Wisconsin is dedicated to easing the burden of families whose lives have been disrupted as a result of their child's illness or injury. We provide a home away from home. Ronald McDonald House is a home away from home for families of seriously ill or injured children. Since our doors opened in 1984, more than 33,000 families have called the Ronald McDonald House in Milwaukee home. In 2014 we completed a major expansion, so now we have 70 rooms available families. In 2015, we served 1,833 families for 15,447 nights. These families stayed an average of 8.4 days, but 46% had to stay longer than 1 month, some up to a year.

Ronald McDonald House Charities Eastern Wisconsin is dedicated to easing the burden of families whose lives have been disrupted as a result of their child's illness or injury. We provide a home away from home. Ronald McDonald House is a home away from home for families of seriously ill or injured children. Since our doors opened in 1984, more than 33,000 families have called the Ronald McDonald House in Milwaukee home. In 2014 we completed a major expansion, so now we have 70 rooms available families. In 2015, we served 1,833 families for 15,447 nights. These families stayed an average of 8.4 days, but 46% had to stay longer than 1 month, some up to a year.

Financial

four stars

98.82

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
80.9%
  Administrative Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 10.27
  Program Expenses Growth 17.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern Wisconsin on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern Wisconsin on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern Wisconsin (WI) 99.16 four stars
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Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center (WA) 87.07 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Pennsylvania (PA) 96.88 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Florida (FL) 91.69 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,090,733
   Federated Campaigns $27,846
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $325,118
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,443,697
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,443,697
   Other Revenue $508,522
TOTAL REVENUE $3,952,219
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,134,087
   Administrative Expenses $219,075
   Fundraising Expenses $200,608
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,553,770
   
Payments to Affiliates $128,268
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,398,449
   
Net Assets $25,886,764

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 House Operations $1,867,145 87.5%
Scholarships $66,942 3.1%
Grant to Support Miles of Smiles Program $200,000 9.4%

Ratings History
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern Wisconsin has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 02/01/2018 99.16 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 96.37 four stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 95.40 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.57 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 93.88 four stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 84.04 three stars
2013-12 12/22/2014 83.29 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 82.69 three stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 86.56 three stars
2010-12 08/01/2012 91.28 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 39-1433107
Name in IRS Master File RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES OF EASTERN WISCONSIN INC
NTEE Code E86
NTEE Classification Patient Services - Entertainment, Recreation
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (399) Other housing activities
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 June, 1983
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$127,092 4.97% Ann Petrie President, CEO

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Charity Contact Info

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern Wisconsin
8948 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226
tel: (414) 475-5333
fax: (414) 475-6342
EIN: 39-1433107

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Board Leadership

Gary Zimmerman
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Ann Petrie
President/CEO

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