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Health : Patient and Family Support

Ronald McDonald House New York

Keeping Families Close

two stars

77.61

405 East 73rd Street New York, NY 10021
tel: (212) 639-0100   Web Site
EIN: 13-2933654

Board Leadership
Steven Bensinger
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Ruth C. Browne
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.61 two stars
  Financial 68.60 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since our founding in 1978, Ronald McDonald House® New York has provided temporary lodging and care for more than 35,000 families while their child battles cancer.

When families must travel to New York City for the advanced cancer treatment they can't get anywhere else, they can find a loving place to stay at our House. We're proud to provide a supportive, caring place that keeps families close when they need each other most.

Located on East 73rd Street in Manhattan and in close proximity to 8 major cancer treatment centers, Ronald McDonald House New York welcomes children and families from across the country and the world. The House can accommodate 95 families including 6 post-transplant suites.

We offer families additional support through wellness programs, tutors, music, art, transportation, activities for siblings, holiday and birthday parties, and camaraderie.

Since our founding in 1978, Ronald McDonald House® New York has provided temporary lodging and care for more than 35,000 families while their child battles cancer.

When families must travel to New York City for the advanced cancer treatment they can't get anywhere else, they can find a loving place to stay at our House. We're proud to provide a supportive, caring place that keeps families close when they need each other most.

Located on East 73rd Street in Manhattan and in close proximity to 8 major cancer treatment centers, Ronald McDonald House New York welcomes children and families from across the country and the world. The House can accommodate 95 families including 6 post-transplant suites.

We offer families additional support through wellness programs, tutors, music, art, transportation, activities for siblings, holiday and birthday parties, and camaraderie.

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Financial

one star

68.60

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
63.6%
  Administrative Expenses 9.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 26.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.29
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 7.10
  Program Expenses Growth 2.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House New York on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House New York on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House New York (NY) 77.61 two stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities New York Metro (NY) 89.51 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Denver (CO) 96.64 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central and Northern Arizona (AZ) 87.39 three stars
Flashes of Hope (OH) 85.90 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,187,746
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $6,998,457
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $14,186,203
   Program Service Revenue $568,272
Total Primary Revenue $14,754,475
   Other Revenue $175,395
TOTAL REVENUE $14,929,870
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $10,582,973
   Administrative Expenses $1,667,535
   Fundraising Expenses $4,183,037
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $16,433,545
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,503,675
   
Net Assets $111,371,849

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
Temporary Home $8,728,427 80.1%
Education & Family Activities Program $1,275,514 11.7%
Volunteer Program $569,855 5.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 77.61 two stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 77.17 two stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 79.31 two stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 82.76 three stars
2014-12 07/01/2016 81.55 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2016 78.36 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 06/01/2015 82.06 three stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 83.21 three stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 80.32 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 86.07 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 88.09 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 83.43 three stars
2008-12 03/01/2010 81.50 three stars
2007-12 11/01/2008 81.68 three stars
2006-12 12/15/2007 82.53 three stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 89.91 three stars
2004-12 03/01/2006 80.85 three stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 71.69 two stars
2002-12 12/01/2003 74.20 two stars
2001-12 10/15/2002 71.84 two 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 13-2933654
Name in IRS Master File RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE OF NEW YORK 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
(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 July, 1978
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
$467,926 2.84% Ruth Browne President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House New York (NY) 77.61 two stars
Ronald McDonald House Houston (TX) 89.15 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities New York Tri-State Area (NJ) 92.48 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Ozarks (MO) 86.45 three stars
Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities (GA) 95.73 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Ronald McDonald House New York
405 East 73rd Street
New York, NY 10021
tel: (212) 639-0100
fax: (212) 639-0176
EIN: 13-2933654

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Board Leadership

Steven Bensinger
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Ruth C. Browne
President & CEO

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