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Health : Patient and Family Support

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northern California

Keeping families together to help kids heal and cope better

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two stars

76.15

2555 49th Street Sacramento, CA 95817
tel: (916) 734-4230   Web Site
EIN: 68-0147193

Board Leadership
Thomas Tuter, Jr.
President

CEO
Catherine Itherburn
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 76.15 two stars
  Financial 68.13 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Ronald McDonald House Charities Northern California is to help children and their families by providing an atmosphere where families can rest, reflect, and find mutual support. This home-away-from-home provides shelter and comfort to families who must travel to the Sacramento-area in order to receive medical treatment for their child. The House offers family members of seriously ill and injured children a refuge from the hospital setting. Ronald McDonald House Charities Northern California supports the Sacramento Ronald McDonald House and Camp Ronald McDonald at Eagle Lake.

The mission of Ronald McDonald House Charities Northern California is to help children and their families by providing an atmosphere where families can rest, reflect, and find mutual support. This home-away-from-home provides shelter and comfort to families who must travel to the Sacramento-area in order to receive medical treatment for their child. The House offers family members of seriously ill and injured children a refuge from the hospital setting. Ronald McDonald House Charities Northern California supports the Sacramento Ronald McDonald House and Camp Ronald McDonald at Eagle Lake.

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This impact information is current as of March 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

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68.13

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

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)
60.7%
  Administrative Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 32.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.33
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.22
  Program Expenses Growth < 0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northern California on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northern California on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northern California (CA) 76.15 two stars
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Locks of Love (FL) 90.94 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,535,169
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $72,214
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,607,383
   Program Service Revenue $292,903
Total Primary Revenue $3,900,286
   Other Revenue $1,602,240
TOTAL REVENUE $5,502,526
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,797,990
   Administrative Expenses $169,131
   Fundraising Expenses $1,053,587
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,020,708
   
Payments to Affiliates $62,079
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,481,818
   
Net Assets $16,212,185

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
Sacramento Ronald McDonald House $1,090,204 60.6%
Camp Ronald McDonald at Eagle Lake $546,283 30.4%
Scholarship Program $161,503 9.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 03/01/2018 76.15 two stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 80.58 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 68-0147193
Name in IRS Master File RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
NTEE Code O20
NTEE Classification Youth Centers, Clubs, Multipurpose
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
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 May, 1989
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
$124,000 4.10% Catherine Ithurburn Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$222,004 7.34% Neal Martin Zeavy Raffle Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northern California (CA) 76.15 two stars
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National Foundation for Transplants (TN) 90.69 four stars
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Ronald McDonald House of Charlotte (NC) 86.66 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northern California
2555 49th Street
Sacramento, CA 95817
tel: (916) 734-4230
fax: (916) 734-4238
EIN: 68-0147193

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Board Leadership

Thomas Tuter, Jr.
President

CEO

Catherine Itherburn
Chief Executive Officer

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