Health : Patient and Family Support

Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill

We are a home-away-from-home for families of seriously ill or injured children being treated locally.

four stars

94.14

101 Old Mason Farm Road Chapel Hill, NC 27517
tel: (919) 913-2040   Web Site
EIN: 56-1413188

Board Leadership
Josh Tilley
President

CEO
Heather Shanahan
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.14 four stars
  Financial 92.75 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/20/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill provides a home-away-from-home for families of children who are receiving health services at area hospitals. The House offers physical comfort and emotional support through programs dedicated to the well-being of the whole family. Since opening its doors in 1988, the House has served more than 36,000 families. In mid-2015, the House will add 24,000 square feet to bring the total number of rooms to 53, including 8 two-bedroom apartments, two spacious kitchens and dining areas, two children's playroom, a game room, chapel and comfortable family rooms. A beautiful one-acre courtyard with peaceful outdoor gardens and kid-friendly play areas is at the center of the campus. The House is located just over a mile south of UNC Hospitals.

The Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill provides a home-away-from-home for families of children who are receiving health services at area hospitals. The House offers physical comfort and emotional support through programs dedicated to the well-being of the whole family. Since opening its doors in 1988, the House has served more than 36,000 families. In mid-2015, the House will add 24,000 square feet to bring the total number of rooms to 53, including 8 two-bedroom apartments, two spacious kitchens and dining areas, two children's playroom, a game room, chapel and comfortable family rooms. A beautiful one-acre courtyard with peaceful outdoor gardens and kid-friendly play areas is at the center of the campus. The House is located just over a mile south of UNC Hospitals.

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Financial

four stars

92.75

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/20/2019 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)
81.5%
  Administrative Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.93
  Program Expenses Growth 8.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,345,185
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,345,185
   Program Service Revenue $205,850
Total Primary Revenue $1,551,035
   Other Revenue $476,983
TOTAL REVENUE $2,028,018
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,641,838
   Administrative Expenses $175,832
   Fundraising Expenses $145,481
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,963,151
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $64,867
   
Net Assets $12,748,402

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$118,939 6.05% Elizabeth Snyder Executive Director

Mission

The Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill provides a home-away-from-home for families of children who are receiving health services at area hospitals. The House offers physical comfort and emotional support through programs dedicated to the well-being of the whole family. Since opening its doors in 1988, the House has served more than 36,000 families. In mid-2015, the House will add 24,000 square feet to bring the total number of rooms to 53, including 8 two-bedroom apartments, two spacious kitchens and dining areas, two children's playroom, a game room, chapel and comfortable family rooms. A beautiful one-acre courtyard with peaceful outdoor gardens and kid-friendly play areas is at the center of the campus. The House is located just over a mile south of UNC Hospitals.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill (NC) 94.14 four stars
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Ronald McDonald House Charities of New Mexico (NM) 89.41 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Memphis (TN) 89.50 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill
101 Old Mason Farm Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27517
tel: (919) 913-2040
fax: (919) 951-0123
EIN: 56-1413188

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Board Leadership

Josh Tilley
President

CEO

Heather Shanahan
Executive Director