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Health : Patient and Family Support

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama

Keeping Families Close

89.89

1700 Fourth Avenue South Birmingham, AL 35233
tel: (205) 638-7263   Web Site
EIN: 63-0753358

Board Leadership
Sandra (Sandy) Thurmond
President

CEO
Katherine Estes Billmeier
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.89
  Financial 86.28
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama, Inc. (RMHCA) is committed to enhancing the lives of children and their families, with a primary emphasis on facilitating access to pediatric health care for residents of Alabama and adjacent states. RMHCA's Ronald McDonald House provides a safe, affordable, supportive home-away-from-home for sick or injured children and their families when they travel to Birmingham for medical treatment. Two Ronald McDonald Family Rooms serve as a place for caregivers to rest and re-group while only steps from their sick child's bedside inside UAB Women & Infants Center DCH Regional Medical Center in Tuscaloosa.

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama, Inc. (RMHCA) is committed to enhancing the lives of children and their families, with a primary emphasis on facilitating access to pediatric health care for residents of Alabama and adjacent states. RMHCA's Ronald McDonald House provides a safe, affordable, supportive home-away-from-home for sick or injured children and their families when they travel to Birmingham for medical treatment. Two Ronald McDonald Family Rooms serve as a place for caregivers to rest and re-group while only steps from their sick child's bedside inside UAB Women & Infants Center DCH Regional Medical Center in Tuscaloosa.

Financial

86.28

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 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)
72.0%
  Administrative Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.89
  Program Expenses Growth 15.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama (AL) 89.89
High Hopes Therapeutic Riding, Inc. (CT) 86.68
There With Care (CO) 86.71
Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Philadelphia Region (PA) 96.11
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Denver (CO) 95.03

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,701,761
   Federated Campaigns $161,223
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $126,074
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,989,058
   Program Service Revenue $31,287
Total Primary Revenue $2,020,345
   Other Revenue $790,304
TOTAL REVENUE $2,810,649
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,127,653
   Administrative Expenses $316,387
   Fundraising Expenses $495,782
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,939,822
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-129,173
   
Net Assets $18,947,442

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 Operations $2,127,653 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 06/01/2021 89.89
2018-12 12/01/2019 87.56
2017-12 02/01/2019 84.93
2016-12 02/01/2018 86.29
2015-12 11/01/2016 87.98
2014-12 06/01/2016 82.76
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 82.70
2013-12 05/01/2015 81.78
2012-12 06/01/2014 78.94

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

EIN 63-0753358
Name in IRS Master File RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES OF ALABAMA
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 (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(399) Other housing activities
(408) Community 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 January, 1979
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$126,618 4.30% Katherine Estes Billmeier Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama (AL) 89.89
Pet Partners (WA) 93.67
National Women's Health Network (DC) 92.71
Cancer Support Community North Texas (TX) 87.50
Quantum Leap Farm (FL) 87.42

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Charity Contact Info

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama
1700 Fourth Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
tel: (205) 638-7263
fax: (205) 638-7256
EIN: 63-0753358

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Board Leadership

Sandra (Sandy) Thurmond
President

CEO

Katherine Estes Billmeier
Chief Executive Officer

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