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Ronald McDonald House Charities, Inc.

Keeping families close

four stars

100.00

110 N. Carpenter Chicago, IL 60607
tel: (630) 623-7048   Web Site
EIN: 36-2934689

Board Leadership
Steven M. Ramirez
Chairman

CEO
Sheila Musolino
President, CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 100.00 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 1974, Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC), creates, finds, and supports programs that directly improve the health and well-being of children and their families. Through its global network of over 260 Chapters in more than 65 countries and regions, and its three core programs: the Ronald McDonald House, the Ronald McDonald Family Room and the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile, RMHC helps families with sick children stay together, and close to the medical care their child needs at leading hospitals worldwide. RMHC programs not only provide access to quality health care, and enable parents to be physically and emotionally involved in the well-being and health care of their child.

Established in 1974, Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC), creates, finds, and supports programs that directly improve the health and well-being of children and their families. Through its global network of over 260 Chapters in more than 65 countries and regions, and its three core programs: the Ronald McDonald House, the Ronald McDonald Family Room and the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile, RMHC helps families with sick children stay together, and close to the medical care their child needs at leading hospitals worldwide. RMHC programs not only provide access to quality health care, and enable parents to be physically and emotionally involved in the well-being and health care of their child.

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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
92.7%
  Administrative Expenses 1.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.70
  Program Expenses Growth 57.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities, Inc. (IL) 100.00 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of North Carolina (NC) 90.91 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Oregon and Southwest Washington (OR) 89.95 three stars
Clinics Can Help Inc. (FL) 97.17 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities New York Metro (NY) 89.51 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $138,158,280
   Federated Campaigns $353,142
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $5,523,699
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $144,035,121
   Program Service Revenue $479,900
Total Primary Revenue $144,515,021
   Other Revenue $3,019,665
TOTAL REVENUE $147,534,686
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $137,164,031
   Administrative Expenses $1,196,103
   Fundraising Expenses $4,754,490
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $143,114,624
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,420,062
   
Net Assets $127,677,912

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
Support of Local Chapters $135,028,070 98.4%
Grants and Other Program Services $2,135,961 1.6%

Ratings History
Ronald McDonald House Charities, Inc. has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 11/01/2019 100.00 four stars
2017-12 12/01/2018 92.82 four stars
2016-12 09/01/2017 95.91 four stars
2015-12 11/01/2016 96.46 four stars
2015-12 10/01/2016 95.47 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 93.23 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 10/01/2015 91.24 four stars
2014-12 09/01/2015 89.94 three stars
2013-12 09/01/2014 97.72 four stars
2012-12 10/01/2013 94.98 four stars
2011-12 10/01/2012 94.99 four stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 91.63 four stars
2009-12 10/01/2011 92.15 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 94.94 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 98.34 four stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 83.47 three stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 81.74 three stars
2006-12 11/01/2007 77.76 two stars
2005-12 11/01/2006 82.86 three stars
2004-12 11/01/2005 97.25 four 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 36-2934689
Name in IRS Master File RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES 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 (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 January, 1977
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Sheila Musolino President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities, Inc. (IL) 100.00 four stars
National Organization for Rare Disorders (CT) 100.00 four stars
Ronald McDonald House of Rochester, Minnesota (MN) 87.18 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of St. Louis (MO) 86.20 three stars
Cancer Care Services (TX) 87.94 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Ronald McDonald House Charities, Inc.
110 N. Carpenter
Chicago, IL 60607
tel: (630) 623-7048
EIN: 36-2934689

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Board Leadership

Steven M. Ramirez
Chairman

CEO

Sheila Musolino
President, CEO

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