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Ronald McDonald House Charities of Pittsburgh

A Home Away from Home

three stars

86.27

The Plaza Building 451 44th Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15201
tel: (412) 362-3400   Web Site
EIN: 25-1320272

Board Leadership
Mark Giaquinto
President

CEO
Eleanor Reigel
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.27 three stars
  Financial 87.68 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) of Pittsburgh provides temporary housing to families who must travel to the Pittsburgh area to get life-saving medical care for their children. Our goal is to provide a “home away from home” during one of the most difficult times in their lives. By providing the necessities of home, families can focus solely on the well-being of their sick child. RMHC of Pittsburgh has also partnered with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh to provide the Care Mobile, a 40-foot vehicle designed and built specifically for the delivery of pediatric health care. The state of the art vehicle brings vital medical services to underserved communities in Western Pennsylvania.

The Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) of Pittsburgh provides temporary housing to families who must travel to the Pittsburgh area to get life-saving medical care for their children. Our goal is to provide a “home away from home” during one of the most difficult times in their lives. By providing the necessities of home, families can focus solely on the well-being of their sick child. RMHC of Pittsburgh has also partnered with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh to provide the Care Mobile, a 40-foot vehicle designed and built specifically for the delivery of pediatric health care. The state of the art vehicle brings vital medical services to underserved communities in Western Pennsylvania.

Financial

three stars

87.68

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
76.8%
  Administrative Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.53
  Program Expenses Growth 7.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Pittsburgh on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Pittsburgh on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Pittsburgh (PA) 86.27 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Western Washington & Alaska (WA) 91.98 four stars
Cancer and Careers (NY) 87.52 three stars
Fight Colorectal Cancer (MO) 95.30 four stars
Breast Cancer Resource Center (TX) 87.14 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,322,953
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $75,776
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,398,729
   Program Service Revenue $123,920
Total Primary Revenue $1,522,649
   Other Revenue $270,844
TOTAL REVENUE $1,793,493
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,475,749
   Administrative Expenses $171,713
   Fundraising Expenses $304,522
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,951,984
   
Payments to Affiliates $63,994
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-158,491
   
Net Assets $9,343,431

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
Ronald McDonald House $1,425,749 96.6%
Care Mobile $50,000 3.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 03/01/2018 86.27 three stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 86.22 three stars
2014-12 07/01/2016 84.94 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2016 86.95 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 80.82 three stars
2012-12 07/01/2014 84.21 three 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 25-1320272
Name in IRS Master File RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES OF PITTSBURGH INC
NTEE Code E30
NTEE Classification Health Treatment Facilities, Primarily Outpatient
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (179) Other health services
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 November, 1997
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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
$126,000 6.45% Eleanor B. Reigel Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Pittsburgh (PA) 86.27 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Western Washington & Alaska (WA) 91.98 four stars
Cancer Care Services (TX) 90.27 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Chattanooga (TN) 92.31 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Washington, DC (DC) 94.92 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Pittsburgh
The Plaza Building
451 44th Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15201
tel: (412) 362-3400
fax: (412) 362-8540
EIN: 25-1320272

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Board Leadership

Mark Giaquinto
President

CEO

Eleanor Reigel
Executive Director

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