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Health : Patient and Family Support

Ronald McDonald House Charities Bay Area

Serving families of seriously ill children since 1979

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four stars

92.08

520 Sand Hill Road Palo Alto, CA 94304
tel: (650) 470-6000   Web Site
EIN: 94-2538615

Board Leadership
Jenny Chang
President

CEO
Annette Eros
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.08 four stars
  Financial 89.55 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

RMHC Bay Area creates a supportive community for families of children receiving critical pediatric health care at local partner hospitals. The newly established Bay Area regional chapter provides comprehensive programming and services for more families and improves access to care through Ronald McDonald House at Stanford, Ronald McDonald House of San Francisco and two Ronald McDonald House Care Mobiles in Contra Costa and Santa Clara counties.

RMHC Bay Area creates a supportive community for families of children receiving critical pediatric health care at local partner hospitals. The newly established Bay Area regional chapter provides comprehensive programming and services for more families and improves access to care through Ronald McDonald House at Stanford, Ronald McDonald House of San Francisco and two Ronald McDonald House Care Mobiles in Contra Costa and Santa Clara counties.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2017
Number of low-income families housed in affordable, well-maintained units as a result of the nonprofit's efforts
485
Number of meals served or provided
14,850
Number of families who report that service and support staff/providers are available and capable of meeting family needs
1,017
Total number of volunteer hours contributed to the organization
11,581
This impact information is current as of March 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

89.55

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
74.7%
  Administrative Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 14.25
  Program Expenses Growth 23.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities Bay Area on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities Bay Area on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities Bay Area (CA) 92.08 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas (NV) 89.57 three stars
The Valerie Fund (NJ) 93.88 four stars
Children's Burn Foundation (CA) 94.96 four stars
National Foundation for Transplants (TN) 90.69 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,346,665
   Federated Campaigns $7,164
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $463,350
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,817,179
   Program Service Revenue $421,959
Total Primary Revenue $8,239,138
   Other Revenue $1,193,102
TOTAL REVENUE $9,432,240
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,240,453
   Administrative Expenses $434,143
   Fundraising Expenses $1,123,540
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,798,136
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,634,104
   
Net Assets $90,835,035

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
Operating Ronald McDonald House $5,240,453 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 07/01/2019 92.08 four stars
2017-12 06/01/2019 89.27 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 90.60 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 86.87 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.47 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 89.33 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 75.79 two stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 84.19 three stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 88.60 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 86.16 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 88.90 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 84.31 three stars
2008-12 06/01/2010 81.34 three stars
2007-12 03/01/2009 84.77 three stars
2006-12 06/01/2008 68.35 one star
2005-12 04/01/2007 72.68 two stars
2004-12 06/01/2006 86.78 three stars
2003-12 06/01/2005 83.89 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 94-2538615
Name in IRS Master File RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE AT STANFORD
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (179) Other health services
(349) Other youth organization or activities
(603) Non-financial services of facilities to other organizations
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 May, 1979
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$191,648 2.81% Annette Eros Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities Bay Area (CA) 92.08 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Florida (FL) 91.33 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of St. Louis (MO) 90.61 four stars
Project Sunshine (NY) 94.86 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Denver (CO) 96.53 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Ronald McDonald House Charities Bay Area
520 Sand Hill Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304
tel: (650) 470-6000
fax: (650) 470-6018
EIN: 94-2538615

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Board Leadership

Jenny Chang
President

CEO

Annette Eros
Chief Executive Officer

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