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Ronald McDonald House Charities
One Kroc Drive
Oak Brook, IL 60523
tel: (630) 623-7048
fax: (630) 623-7488
EIN: 36-2934689

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Board Leadership

Steven M. Ramirez
Chairman of the Board


J.C. Gonzalez-Mendez
President, CEO

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Health : Patient and Family Support (Fundraising)

Ronald McDonald House Charities

Improving the health and well being of children

(out of 100)
Overall Score & Rating 93.23 4 stars
  Financial 90.43 4 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 4 stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial Performance Metrics
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
  Administrative Expenses 2.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.09
  Program Expenses Growth 5.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Income Statement     (FYE 12/2014)

   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $26,283,552
   Federated Campaigns $755,918
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $5,920,810
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $32,960,280
   Program Service Revenue $102,944
Total Primary Revenue $33,063,224
   Other Revenue $6,481,609
TOTAL REVENUE $39,544,833
   Program Expenses $30,344,023
   Administrative Expenses $910,003
   Fundraising Expenses $4,722,495
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,568,312
Net Assets $132,546,952

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Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 12/2014)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- J. C. Gonzalez-Mendez President, CEO


Established in 1984, the mission of Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) is to create, find and support programs that directly improve the health and well being of children. RMHC makes an immediate, positive impact on children's lives through our global network of Chapters in 52 countries and regions and through our three core programs: Ronald McDonald House, Ronald McDonald Family Room and Ronald McDonald Care Mobile. We award grants to other nonprofit organizations that align with our mission to positively impact the health and well being of children. We are also committed to education. Local Chapters award thousands of scholarships each year through RMHC U.S. Scholarships to students entering college across the United States.

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