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Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Washington, DC

Easing the hardship of children's illness on families.

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four stars

92.68

3727 14th Street, NE Washington, DC 20017
tel: (202) 529-8204   Web Site
EIN: 52-1132262

Board Leadership
Julie Jones
Board Chair

CEO
Karen Torres
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.68 four stars
  Financial 89.66 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Greater Washington, DC (RMHCDC) eases the hardship of children's illness on families through programs that directly improve the health and wellbeing of children. We do this through three core programs that focus on the critical needs of children, celebrating the diversity of the donors who make them possible, staying true to our heritage of responsible stewardship, and operating with accountability and transparency.

Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Greater Washington, DC (RMHCDC) eases the hardship of children's illness on families through programs that directly improve the health and wellbeing of children. We do this through three core programs that focus on the critical needs of children, celebrating the diversity of the donors who make them possible, staying true to our heritage of responsible stewardship, and operating with accountability and transparency.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2017
Number of children receiving care on the KIDS Mobile Medical Clinic/Ronald McDonald Care Mobile
497
Number of families accessing amenities provided by Ronald McDonald Family Rooms
2,700
Number of families of seriously ill children who stayed at one of our two Ronald McDonald Houses
380
Number of children/families participating in FITNESS Program activities focused on nutrition, exercise and healthy weight management (RMHCDC's second Care Mobile program).
1,850
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This impact information is current as of January 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

89.66

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
77.4%
  Administrative Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.40
  Program Expenses Growth 6.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Washington, DC on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Washington, DC on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Washington, DC (DC) 92.68 four stars
Sharsheret (NJ) 99.43 four stars
Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered (FL) 90.97 four stars
Turning Pointe Autism Foundation (IL) 94.74 four stars
The Sunshine Kids Foundation (TX) 97.48 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,723,756
   Federated Campaigns $72,974
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $84,523
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,881,253
   Program Service Revenue $34,898
Total Primary Revenue $1,916,151
   Other Revenue $841,897
TOTAL REVENUE $2,758,048
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,490,354
   Administrative Expenses $296,413
   Fundraising Expenses $519,257
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,306,024
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-547,976
   
Net Assets $22,385,927

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Washington, DC has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/21/2018 92.68 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 94.92 four stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 93.83 four stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 89.89 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 52-1132262
Name in IRS Master File RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES OF GREATER WASHINGTON DC INC
NTEE Code E86
NTEE Classification Patient Services - Entertainment, Recreation
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (123) Discussion groups, forums, panels lectures, etc.
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, 1978
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
$185,370 5.60% Karen Torres President And CEO
Other Salaries of Note
Not compensated -- Chris Chatman Chair

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Washington, DC (DC) 92.68 four stars
Convalescent Aid Society (CA) 88.51 three stars
Smith Center for Healing and the Arts (DC) 89.35 three stars
Tom Coughlin Jay Fund Foundation (FL) 95.89 four stars
Fight Colorectal Cancer (MO) 96.46 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Washington, DC
3727 14th Street, NE
Washington, DC 20017
tel: (202) 529-8204
fax: (202) 635-3578
EIN: 52-1132262

Mail donations to:
3312 Gallows Road
Falls Church, VA 22042

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Board Leadership

Julie Jones
Board Chair

CEO

Karen Torres
President & CEO

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