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Ronald McDonald House Charities New York Tri-State Area

Providing stability and resources to children and families

three stars

89.12

111 Wood Avenue South Suite 400
Iselin, NJ 08830
tel: (732) 623-8639   Web Site
EIN: 22-3188156

Board Leadership
Michael Anderer
President

CEO
Christopher Perry
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.12 three stars
  Financial 96.58 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

96.58

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 07/01/2017 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)
83.4%
  Administrative Expenses 6.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.72
  Program Expenses Growth 6.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities New York Tri-State Area on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities New York Tri-State Area on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities New York Tri-State Area (NJ) 89.12 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern Wisconsin (WI) 96.37 four stars
Lovelane Special Needs Horseback Riding Program (MA) 86.63 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Houston (TX) 90.64 four stars
Cancer Care Services (TX) 90.27 four stars

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Ronald McDonald House Charities New York Tri-State Area provides needed stability and resources to children and their families by providing the following core programs to our community:
- College scholarships to needing and deserving students helps to ensure that eligible students have access to a college education.
- Community grants to organizations serving children in the areas of medicine, crisis intervention, social and civic services, education, and the arts help to change children's lives for the better.

We also generously support the following programs in the New York/New Jersey/Connecticut Tri-State area:
- 5 Ronald McDonald Houses, which are "homes away from home" allowing families to stay close to their seriously ill, hospitalized children.
- 3 Ronald McDonald Family Rooms, which serve as places for families to rest and regroup right at the hospital, just steps away from their sick children.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,187,918
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $387,273
   Related Organizations $376,000
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,951,191
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,951,191
   Other Revenue $-5,049
TOTAL REVENUE $2,946,142
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,582,202
   Administrative Expenses $181,113
   Fundraising Expenses $269,475
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,032,790
   
Payments to Affiliates $314,647
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-86,648
   
Net Assets $4,768,138

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
Fund Distribution $1,425,100 55.2%
Scholarships $842,455 32.6%
Quota Support to National Organization $314,647 12.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 07/01/2017 89.12 three stars
2014-12 02/01/2017 87.52 three stars
2014-12 08/01/2016 84.63 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2016 85.04 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 82.51 three stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 86.77 three stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 82.51 three stars
2010-12 08/01/2012 76.92 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 22-3188156
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 December, 2007
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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  • 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
$154,414 5.09% Christopher Perry Executive Director

Ronald McDonald House Charities New York Tri-State Area provides needed stability and resources to children and their families by providing the following core programs to our community:
- College scholarships to needing and deserving students helps to ensure that eligible students have access to a college education.
- Community grants to organizations serving children in the areas of medicine, crisis intervention, social and civic services, education, and the arts help to change children's lives for the better.

We also generously support the following programs in the New York/New Jersey/Connecticut Tri-State area:
- 5 Ronald McDonald Houses, which are "homes away from home" allowing families to stay close to their seriously ill, hospitalized children.
- 3 Ronald McDonald Family Rooms, which serve as places for families to rest and regroup right at the hospital, just steps away from their sick children.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities New York Tri-State Area (NJ) 89.12 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Tampa Bay (FL) 91.97 four stars
Ronald McDonald House of Fort Worth, Texas (TX) 91.65 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Rochester (NY) 91.37 four stars
Leg Up Farm (PA) 89.05 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Ronald McDonald House Charities New York Tri-State Area
111 Wood Avenue South
Suite 400
Iselin, NJ 08830
tel: (732) 623-8639
EIN: 22-3188156

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Board Leadership

Michael Anderer
President

CEO

Christopher Perry
Executive Director

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