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Health : Patient and Family Support

Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Red River Valley

Keeping families together and providing the comforts of home while their kids receive medical care.

three stars

87.52

4757 Agassiz Crossing, S Fargo, ND 58104
tel: (701) 232-3980   Web Site
EIN: 45-0365598

Board Leadership
Brad Kraft
President

CEO
Jill Christopher
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.52 three stars
  Financial 83.81 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Ronald McDonald House of the Red River Valley supports families whose children are receiving medical care in the Fargo-Moorhead area by providing home-like comfort, support and care for families. Ronald McDonald House Charities is more than a place to stay. Our vision is to serve as many families as possible while their kids receive medical care. We accomplish this by keeping families at the forefront of every decision we make. We aim to positively impact families by providing personalized support and comfort and engaging the community through nurturing our donors and volunteers' partnerships. We adapt to the ever-changing medical environment and needs of the families we serve

The Ronald McDonald House of the Red River Valley supports families whose children are receiving medical care in the Fargo-Moorhead area by providing home-like comfort, support and care for families. Ronald McDonald House Charities is more than a place to stay. Our vision is to serve as many families as possible while their kids receive medical care. We accomplish this by keeping families at the forefront of every decision we make. We aim to positively impact families by providing personalized support and comfort and engaging the community through nurturing our donors and volunteers' partnerships. We adapt to the ever-changing medical environment and needs of the families we serve

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Financial

three stars

83.81

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
70.6%
  Administrative Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 8.23
  Program Expenses Growth 5.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Red River Valley on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Red River Valley on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Red River Valley (ND) 87.52 three stars
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Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Cincinnati (OH) 91.94 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,068,641
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $25,820
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,094,461
   Program Service Revenue $62,190
Total Primary Revenue $1,156,651
   Other Revenue $125,034
TOTAL REVENUE $1,281,685
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $539,785
   Administrative Expenses $92,374
   Fundraising Expenses $179,817
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $811,976
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $469,709
   
Net Assets $6,560,069

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
Supporting Children Being Treated for Serious Illnesses $539,785 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/01/2019 87.52 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 45-0365598
Name in IRS Master File RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES OF THE RED RIVER VALLEY
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
(399) Other housing activities
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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$62,871 7.74% Jill Christopher Executive Director

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Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Red River Valley (ND) 87.52 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Red River Valley
4757 Agassiz Crossing, S
Fargo, ND 58104
tel: (701) 232-3980
fax: (701) 364-1954
EIN: 45-0365598

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Board Leadership

Brad Kraft
President

CEO

Jill Christopher
Executive Director

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