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Make-A-Wish Orange County and the Inland Empire

Share the power of a wish

three stars

84.57

3230 El Camino Real, Suite 100 Irvine, CA 92602
tel: (714) 573-9474   Web Site
EIN: 33-0036556

Board Leadership
Micheal P. Hickman
Chairman

CEO
Stephanie McCormick
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.57 three stars
  Financial 78.40 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

two stars

78.40

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
79.4%
  Administrative Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.16
  Program Expenses Growth 14.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 72.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Make-A-Wish Orange County and the Inland Empire on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Make-A-Wish Orange County and the Inland Empire on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Make-A-Wish Orange County and the Inland Empire (CA) 84.57 three stars
Starlight Children's Foundation - Global Office (CA) 98.02 four stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of South Dakota (SD) 89.17 three stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Wisconsin (WI) 87.03 three stars
Give Kids The World (FL) 100.00 four stars

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Make-A-Wish Orange County and the Inland Empire grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. Founded in 1983, our chapter has granted more than 5,600 wishes for children in Orange, Riverside and San Bernardino counties.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,838,675
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $483,567
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,322,242
   Program Service Revenue $186,110
Total Primary Revenue $4,508,352
   Other Revenue $109,888
TOTAL REVENUE $4,618,240
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,196,217
   Administrative Expenses $404,577
   Fundraising Expenses $672,062
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,272,856
   
Payments to Affiliates $161,026
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-654,616
   
Net Assets $895,694

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
Fulfilling Wishes $4,196,217 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-08 09/01/2017 84.57 three stars
2015-08 11/01/2016 86.18 three stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 86.62 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 10/01/2015 90.09 four stars
2013-08 08/01/2014 89.92 three stars
2012-08 12/01/2013 78.87 two stars
2011-08 09/01/2013 76.67 two stars
2011-08 03/01/2013 75.50 two stars
2011-08 07/01/2012 77.22 two stars
2010-08 11/01/2011 74.14 two stars
2009-08 09/20/2011 82.84 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-08 11/01/2010 79.09 two stars
2008-08 07/01/2009 79.30 two stars
2007-08 09/01/2008 92.55 four stars
2006-08 06/01/2007 89.63 three stars
2005-08 10/01/2006 89.19 three stars
2004-08 09/01/2005 84.62 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 33-0036556
Name in IRS Master File MAKE-A-WISH FOUNDATION OF ORANGE COUNTY
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 (561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
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 December, 1984
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013
  • August, 2012

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
$211,651 4.01% Stephanie McCormick President & CEO

Make-A-Wish Orange County and the Inland Empire grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. Founded in 1983, our chapter has granted more than 5,600 wishes for children in Orange, Riverside and San Bernardino counties.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Make-A-Wish Orange County and the Inland Empire (CA) 84.57 three stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northeast New York (NY) 86.24 three stars
A Kid Again (OH) 94.03 four stars
Make-A-Wish America (AZ) 87.05 three stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central New York (NY) 85.45 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Make-A-Wish Orange County and the Inland Empire
3230 El Camino Real, Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92602
tel: (714) 573-9474
fax: (714) 689-0985
EIN: 33-0036556

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Board Leadership

Micheal P. Hickman
Chairman

CEO

Stephanie McCormick
President and CEO

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