Health : Patient and Family Support

Ronald McDonald House of Delaware

Keeping children healthy through helping families

three stars

88.74

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 88.74 three stars
  Financial 84.60 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
Number of children who have access to healthcare
1,726
Number of families who are able to better cope with their child's situation because they have a safe and comfortable place to stay.
1,700
This impact information is current as of January 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

84.60

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
76.2%
  Administrative Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.58
  Program Expenses Growth 4.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.4%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,228,257
   Federated Campaigns $86,711
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $462,538
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,777,506
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,777,506
   Other Revenue $122,526
TOTAL REVENUE $2,900,032
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,965,378
   Administrative Expenses $219,097
   Fundraising Expenses $404,447
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,588,922
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $311,110
   
Net Assets $11,971,816

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$147,828 5.71% Pamela Cornforth President, CEO

Mission

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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House of Delaware (DE) 88.74 three stars
The Damien Center (IN) 91.14 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Cincinnati (OH) 91.94 four stars
CaringBridge (MN) 88.97 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Houston (TX) 87.79 three stars

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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