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Make-A-Wish Foundation of New Hampshire

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three stars

85.96

814 Elm Street Suite 300
Manchester, NH 03101
tel: (603) 623-9474   Web Site
EIN: 02-0405369

Board Leadership
J.Y. O'Donnell
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Julie Baron
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.96 three stars
  Financial 80.38 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1987, The Make-A-Wish Foundation of New Hampshire is a 501c3 organization that grants the wishes of children facing life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy. Fulfilling a child's heartfelt wish provides a joyful and life changing experience that benefits both the child and the family. The staff and volunteers of New Hampshire strive to provide these children with the hope for better times, the strength for the tough times and sheer joy. As part of the nation's largest and most recognized wish-granting organization, with chapters and volunteers throughout the United States and the world we draw on that strength, as well as, our vast local network, to help children's dreams come true....right here in New Hampshire every day. Make-A-Wish® volunteers bring wishes to life with passion and creativity throughout the year as wish granters, fundraisers, ambassadors and office volunteers.

Founded in 1987, The Make-A-Wish Foundation of New Hampshire is a 501c3 organization that grants the wishes of children facing life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy. Fulfilling a child's heartfelt wish provides a joyful and life changing experience that benefits both the child and the family. The staff and volunteers of New Hampshire strive to provide these children with the hope for better times, the strength for the tough times and sheer joy. As part of the nation's largest and most recognized wish-granting organization, with chapters and volunteers throughout the United States and the world we draw on that strength, as well as, our vast local network, to help children's dreams come true....right here in New Hampshire every day. Make-A-Wish® volunteers bring wishes to life with passion and creativity throughout the year as wish granters, fundraisers, ambassadors and office volunteers.

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Financial

three stars

80.38

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
87.1%
  Administrative Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.68
  Program Expenses Growth 2.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 35.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Make-A-Wish Foundation of New Hampshire on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Make-A-Wish Foundation of New Hampshire on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Make-A-Wish Foundation of New Hampshire (NH) 85.96 three stars
Make-A-Wish Texas Gulf Coast and Louisiana (TX) 92.33 four stars
Children's Dream Fund (FL) 88.58 three stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Hawaii (HI) 90.63 four stars
Starlight Children's Foundation (CA) 93.94 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,768,450
   Federated Campaigns $33,266
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $126,249
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,927,965
   Program Service Revenue $600
Total Primary Revenue $1,928,565
   Other Revenue $64,317
TOTAL REVENUE $1,992,882
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,750,184
   Administrative Expenses $57,038
   Fundraising Expenses $229,885
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,037,107
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-44,225
   
Net Assets $1,429,048

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
Wish Granting Programs $1,750,184 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-08 12/21/2018 85.96 three stars
2016-08 03/01/2018 94.28 four stars
2015-08 02/01/2017 93.27 four stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 95.51 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 10/01/2015 96.29 four stars
2013-08 12/22/2014 85.64 three stars
2012-08 11/01/2013 89.80 three stars
2012-08 10/01/2013 88.86 three stars
2011-08 12/01/2012 87.48 three stars
2011-08 11/06/2012 85.78 three stars
2010-08 10/01/2012 91.30 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 02-0405369
Name in IRS Master File MAKE A WISH OF NEW HAMPSHIRE INC
NTEE Code A99
NTEE Classification Arts, Culture, and Humanities N.E.C.
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (166) Mental health care
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 February, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
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  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013

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
$109,110 5.35% Julie Baron President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Make-A-Wish Foundation of New Hampshire (NH) 85.96 three stars
enCourage Kids Foundation (NY) 89.25 three stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Suffolk County, NY (NY) 90.47 four stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Utah (UT) 92.03 four stars
Children's Dream Fund (FL) 88.58 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Make-A-Wish Foundation of New Hampshire
814 Elm Street
Suite 300
Manchester, NH 03101
tel: (603) 623-9474
fax: (603) 623-2611
EIN: 02-0405369

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Board Leadership

J.Y. O'Donnell
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Julie Baron
President, CEO

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