Health : Patient and Family Support

Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Nevada

Share the Power of a Wish

three stars

88.05

9950 Covington Cross Drive Las Vegas, NV 89144
tel: (702) 212-9474   Web Site
EIN: 88-0371088

Board Leadership
Tom Burns
Chairman

CEO
Caroline Ciocca
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.05 three stars
  Financial 83.37 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 1996, The Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Southern Nevada grants the wishes of children with critical illnesses. Fulfilling a child's wish provides a joyful and meaningful experience that benefits both the child and the family. We currently serve one of the fastest growing areas of the country serving the southern half of the state, encompassing the counties of Clark, Nye, Lincoln and Esmeralda. To date, over 1,800 wishes have been granted to children throughout the Southern Nevada region.

Founded in 1996, The Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Southern Nevada grants the wishes of children with critical illnesses. Fulfilling a child's wish provides a joyful and meaningful experience that benefits both the child and the family. We currently serve one of the fastest growing areas of the country serving the southern half of the state, encompassing the counties of Clark, Nye, Lincoln and Esmeralda. To date, over 1,800 wishes have been granted to children throughout the Southern Nevada region.

Financial

three stars

83.37

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)
79.3%
  Administrative Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.78
  Program Expenses Growth 13.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 42.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Nevada on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Nevada on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,919,639
   Federated Campaigns $4,413
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $558,150
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,482,202
   Program Service Revenue $10,350
Total Primary Revenue $2,492,552
   Other Revenue $160,338
TOTAL REVENUE $2,652,890
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,871,332
   Administrative Expenses $232,934
   Fundraising Expenses $317,607
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,421,873
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $231,017
   
Net Assets $1,885,475

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$171,924 7.09% Caroline Ciocca President & CEO

Mission

Founded in 1996, The Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Southern Nevada grants the wishes of children with critical illnesses. Fulfilling a child's wish provides a joyful and meaningful experience that benefits both the child and the family. We currently serve one of the fastest growing areas of the country serving the southern half of the state, encompassing the counties of Clark, Nye, Lincoln and Esmeralda. To date, over 1,800 wishes have been granted to children throughout the Southern Nevada region.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Nevada (NV) 88.05 three stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Utah (UT) 92.03 four stars
Make-A-Wish Arizona (AZ) 86.43 three stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of New Mexico (NM) 85.69 three stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Hawaii (HI) 90.63 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Nevada
9950 Covington Cross Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89144
tel: (702) 212-9474
fax: (702) 367-0301
EIN: 88-0371088

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Board Leadership

Tom Burns
Chairman

CEO

Caroline Ciocca
President & CEO