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Health : Patient and Family Support

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Charleston

Keeping families together to help kids heal and cope better

three stars

89.34

81 Gadsden Street Charleston, SC 29401
tel: (843) 723-7957   Web Site
EIN: 57-0724845

Board Leadership
Bert Hefke
Chairman

CEO
Jennene Koester
Director of Operations

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.34 three stars
  Financial 89.70 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

89.70

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
75.2%
  Administrative Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.66
  Program Expenses Growth 11.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Charleston on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Charleston on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Charleston (SC) 89.34 three stars
Leg Up Farm (PA) 89.05 three stars
Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center (WA) 88.00 three stars
Ronald McDonald House of Long Island (NY) 92.56 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Connecticut and Western Massachusetts (CT) 85.78 three stars

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The mission of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Charleston is to create compassionate environments and programs that provide families the best chance of success in caring for their child with complex medical needs. The Ronald McDonald House opened its doors 32 years ago as a home away home where families stay while their children undergo extensive medical treatment. Today, the House is able to serve 32 families every single night. Here, parents and children lead a life as normal as possible during their traumatic times without the financial burden of costly hotel and travel expenses. The Ronald McDonald Family Room at MUSC provides a sanctuary within the walls of the hospital where family members can rest, read, shower or have a cup of coffee while still being only minutes away from their seriously ill child.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,206,392
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $217,587
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,423,979
   Program Service Revenue $114,458
Total Primary Revenue $1,538,437
   Other Revenue $-32,456
TOTAL REVENUE $1,505,981
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,120,511
   Administrative Expenses $201,468
   Fundraising Expenses $249,133
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,571,112
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-65,131
   
Net Assets $4,300,478

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
Family Housing $1,120,511 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 04/01/2017 89.34 three stars
2014-12 02/01/2017 89.50 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 57-0724845
Name in IRS Master File RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES OF CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA 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 (179) Other health services
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 March, 1982
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$37,596 2.39% Quince Cody Executive Director, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$54,519 3.47% Barbara Bond Former Executive Director, CEO

The mission of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Charleston is to create compassionate environments and programs that provide families the best chance of success in caring for their child with complex medical needs. The Ronald McDonald House opened its doors 32 years ago as a home away home where families stay while their children undergo extensive medical treatment. Today, the House is able to serve 32 families every single night. Here, parents and children lead a life as normal as possible during their traumatic times without the financial burden of costly hotel and travel expenses. The Ronald McDonald Family Room at MUSC provides a sanctuary within the walls of the hospital where family members can rest, read, shower or have a cup of coffee while still being only minutes away from their seriously ill child.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Charleston (SC) 89.34 three stars
Friends of United Hatzalah of Israel (NY) 95.05 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Houston (TX) 90.64 four stars
The Damien Center (IN) 91.28 four stars
Sharsheret (NJ) 99.41 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Charleston
81 Gadsden Street
Charleston, SC 29401
tel: (843) 723-7957
fax: (843) 722-2204
EIN: 57-0724845

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Board Leadership

Bert Hefke
Chairman

CEO

Jennene Koester
Director of Operations

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