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Health : Patient and Family Support

Ronald McDonald House of Delaware

Keeping children healthy through helping families

87.74

1901 Rockland Road Wilmington, DE 19803
tel: (302) 656-4847   Web Site
EIN: 51-0295320

Board Leadership
Perry Beberman
Chair

CEO
Pamela Cornforth
President, CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.74
  Financial 83.13
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1986, the Ronald McDonald House of Delaware provides a safe, affordable "home away from home" to families of seriously or chronically ill or injured children who are being treated at area hospitals and operates 3 Ronald McDonald Family Rooms within pediatric units of hospitals across Delaware. The House is a place where families can stay together and receive the kind of special care they need at such difficult times. Families find a bit of comfort and peace and a hot evening meal after a long day at the Hospital. The Ronald McDonald House of Delaware's mission is to support families in reaching the hope of tomorrow from the challenges of today.

Founded in 1986, the Ronald McDonald House of Delaware provides a safe, affordable "home away from home" to families of seriously or chronically ill or injured children who are being treated at area hospitals and operates 3 Ronald McDonald Family Rooms within pediatric units of hospitals across Delaware. The House is a place where families can stay together and receive the kind of special care they need at such difficult times. Families find a bit of comfort and peace and a hot evening meal after a long day at the Hospital. The Ronald McDonald House of Delaware's mission is to support families in reaching the hope of tomorrow from the challenges of today.

Financial

83.13

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 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)
75.7%
  Administrative Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.78
  Program Expenses Growth 3.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House of Delaware on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House of Delaware on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,039,378
   Federated Campaigns $75,556
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $490,426
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,605,360
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,605,360
   Other Revenue $144,175
TOTAL REVENUE $2,749,535
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,005,787
   Administrative Expenses $239,977
   Fundraising Expenses $438,651
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,684,415
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $65,120
   
Net Assets $12,937,714

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
Housing $1,954,717 97.5%
Family Room $51,070 2.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 12/23/2020 87.74
2018-12 12/01/2019 88.74
2017-12 03/01/2019 89.90
2016-12 03/01/2018 91.59
2015-12 02/01/2017 90.98
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.94
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 90.81
2013-12 06/01/2015 89.47
2012-12 02/01/2014 85.96
2011-12 08/01/2013 91.91

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

EIN 51-0295320
Name in IRS Master File RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE OF DELAWARE INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (157) Cooperative hospital service organization
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, 1987
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$153,668 5.72% Pamela Cornforth President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House of Delaware (DE) 87.74
Ronald McDonald House of Charlotte (NC) 87.39
Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill (NC) 93.57
Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Ozarks (MO) 87.20
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Texas (TX) 89.01

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Charity Contact Info

Ronald McDonald House of Delaware
1901 Rockland Road
Wilmington, DE 19803
tel: (302) 656-4847
EIN: 51-0295320

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Board Leadership

Perry Beberman
Chair

CEO

Pamela Cornforth
President, CEO

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