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Health : Patient and Family Support

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Pennsylvania

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

91.40

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

Board Leadership
Joanne Brown
President

CEO
Karla Mitchell
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.40
  Financial 87.84
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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

87.84

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 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)
74.0%
  Administrative Expenses 12.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 7.80
  Program Expenses Growth 5.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.4%
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) 91.40
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,296,634
   Federated Campaigns $68,857
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $453,077
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,818,568
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,818,568
   Other Revenue $668,337
TOTAL REVENUE $2,486,905
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,208,573
   Administrative Expenses $191,201
   Fundraising Expenses $232,853
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,632,627
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $854,278
   
Net Assets $12,950,201

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 $1,112,983 92.1%
Ronald McDonald Family Room $95,590 7.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 07/01/2021 91.40
2018-12 03/01/2020 86.94
2017-12 07/01/2019 87.70
2016-12 02/01/2019 87.51
2016-12 05/01/2018 85.28
2015-12 02/01/2017 96.88
2014-12 09/01/2016 96.86

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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$105,938 6.48% Karla Mitchell Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Pennsylvania (PA) 91.40
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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

Joanne Brown
President

CEO

Karla Mitchell
Executive Director

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