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Health : Patient and Family Support (Fundraising)

Ronald McDonald House Charities

Improving the health and well being of children

96.46

One Kroc Drive Oak Brook, IL 60523
tel: (630) 623-7048   Web Site
EIN: 36-2934689

Board Leadership
Steven M. Ramirez
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Sheila J. Musolino
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.46
  Financial 95.00
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 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)
85.6%
  Administrative Expenses 2.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.34
  Program Expenses Growth 10.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities (IL) 96.46
Ronald McDonald House of Delaware (DE) 90.94
Ryan House (AZ) 89.04
Ronald McDonald House Charities of New Mexico (NM) 91.22
The Valerie Fund (NJ) 88.48

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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.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $25,564,939
   Federated Campaigns $576,182
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $5,460,557
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $31,601,678
   Program Service Revenue $401,096
Total Primary Revenue $32,002,774
   Other Revenue $10,784,539
TOTAL REVENUE $42,787,313
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $35,325,619
   Administrative Expenses $901,460
   Fundraising Expenses $5,753,369
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $41,980,448
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $806,865
   
Net Assets $121,746,806

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 $34,821,658 98.6%
Grants and Other Program Services $114,439 0.3%
Scholarship Program $389,522 1.1%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 11/01/2016 96.46
2015-12 10/01/2016 95.47
2014-12 06/01/2016 93.23
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 10/01/2015 91.24
2014-12 09/01/2015 89.94
2013-12 09/01/2014 97.72
2012-12 10/01/2013 94.98
2011-12 10/01/2012 94.99
2010-12 02/01/2012 91.63
2009-12 10/01/2011 92.15
2009-12 09/20/2011 94.94
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 98.34
2008-12 04/01/2010 83.47
2007-12 02/01/2009 81.74
2006-12 11/01/2007 77.76
2005-12 11/01/2006 82.86
2004-12 11/01/2005 97.25
2003-12 11/01/2004 86.18
2002-12 11/01/2003 64.65
2001-12 10/15/2002 89.05

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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • 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
Not compensated -- Sheila Musolino President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
Not compensated -- J. C. Gonzalez-Mendez Former 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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities (IL) 96.46
Operation Access (CA) 90.54
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Omaha (NE) 85.32
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kentuckiana (KY) 86.18
Patient Services Incorporated (VA) 97.17

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Charity Contact Info

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

CEO

Sheila J. Musolino
President, CEO

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