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Make-A-Wish Orange County and the Inland Empire

Transform lives, one wish at a time

two stars

75.02

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

Board Leadership
Janine Lombardi
Chair

CEO
Gloria Jetter Crockett
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 75.02 two stars
  Financial 64.81 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Together, we create life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses. Make-A-Wish Orange County and the Inland Empire was founded in 1983. Since then our chapter has granted more than 6,000 wishes for children in Orange, Riverside and San Bernardino counties.

Together, we create life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses. Make-A-Wish Orange County and the Inland Empire was founded in 1983. Since then our chapter has granted more than 6,000 wishes for children in Orange, Riverside and San Bernardino counties.

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Financial

one star

64.81

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 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)
75.6%
  Administrative Expenses 8.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.04
  Program Expenses Growth -2.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 91.2%
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) 75.02 two stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of South Dakota (SD) 86.90 three stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of New Jersey (NJ) 88.68 three stars
Children's Dream Fund (FL) 88.58 three stars
Make-A-Wish Arizona (AZ) 87.47 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,705,072
   Federated Campaigns $6,500
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $547,283
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,258,855
   Program Service Revenue $180,750
Total Primary Revenue $4,439,605
   Other Revenue $250,050
TOTAL REVENUE $4,689,655
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,727,202
   Administrative Expenses $518,134
   Fundraising Expenses $1,009,423
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,254,759
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-565,104
   
Net Assets $295,905

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 $3,727,202 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-08 12/01/2019 75.02 two stars
2017-08 12/01/2018 82.37 three stars
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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$208,666 3.97% Stephanie Mccormick President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Make-A-Wish Orange County and the Inland Empire (CA) 75.02 two stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Nebraska (NE) 91.80 four stars
Sunshine Foundation (PA) 86.35 three stars
Give Kids The World Village (FL) 97.62 four stars
Make-A-Wish Texas Gulf Coast and Louisiana (TX) 90.74 four 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

Janine Lombardi
Chair

CEO

Gloria Jetter Crockett
President & CEO

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