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Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Pennsylvania

Serving children and their families by providing compassionate and accessible support through programs and healthcare partnerships.

three stars

85.28

745 West Governor Road Hershey, PA 17033
tel: (717) 533-4001   Web Site
EIN: 23-2204761

Board Leadership
Janice Snyder
President

CEO
Karla Mitchell
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.28 three stars
  Financial 82.34 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Pennsylvania is to serve children and their families by providing compassionate and accessible support through programs and healthcare partnerships. The Ronald McDonald House keeps children and families together by providing temporary housing, at no charge, to out-of-town families of seriously ill children who are being treated at Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital.

The mission of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Pennsylvania is to serve children and their families by providing compassionate and accessible support through programs and healthcare partnerships. The Ronald McDonald House keeps children and families together by providing temporary housing, at no charge, to out-of-town families of seriously ill children who are being treated at Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital.

Financial

three stars

82.34

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 05/01/2018 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)
75.7%
  Administrative Expenses 12.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.95
  Program Expenses Growth -5.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Pennsylvania on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Pennsylvania on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Pennsylvania (PA) 85.28 three stars
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Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Chattanooga (TN) 92.31 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,583,878
   Federated Campaigns $66,462
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $205,462
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,855,802
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,855,802
   Other Revenue $257,392
TOTAL REVENUE $2,113,194
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,044,260
   Administrative Expenses $239,121
   Fundraising Expenses $192,123
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,475,504
   
Payments to Affiliates $32,027
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $637,690
   
Net Assets $9,939,181

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 $861,770 82.5%
Ronald McDonald Family Room $59,224 5.7%
Grant Program $123,266 11.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 05/01/2018 85.28 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 96.88 four stars
2014-12 09/01/2016 96.86 four 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 23-2204761
Name in IRS Master File RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES OF CENTRAL PA
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 (179) Other health services
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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 October, 1982
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, 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
$10,384 0.70% Karla Mitchell Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$42,365 2.87% Ann Hughes Former Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Pennsylvania (PA) 85.28 three stars
Ronald McDonald House of San Francisco (CA) 85.02 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas (NV) 87.83 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Oregon and Southwest Washington (OR) 86.81 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Western Washington & Alaska (WA) 91.98 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Pennsylvania
745 West Governor Road
Hershey, PA 17033
tel: (717) 533-4001
fax: (717) 533-1299
EIN: 23-2204761

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Board Leadership

Janice Snyder
President

CEO

Karla Mitchell
Executive Director

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