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Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central and Northern Florida

Share the power of a wish

three stars

87.03

1020 North Orlando Avenue Suite 100
Maitland, FL 32751
tel: (407) 622-4673   Web Site
EIN: 59-3235806

Board Leadership
Shoba Srikantan
Chair

CEO
Anne Cuba
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.03 three stars
  Financial 81.91 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Incorporated in 1994, the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central and Northern Florida grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy. Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central and Northern Florida serves children over the age of 2 1/2 and under 18, at the time of referral, with a life-threatening medical condition. The Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central and Northern Florida now serves 54 counties including the Central, Northern, Space Coast and Suncoast regions of Florida. Staff work in Maitland and two regional offices in Tampa and Sarasota.

Incorporated in 1994, the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central and Northern Florida grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy. Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central and Northern Florida serves children over the age of 2 1/2 and under 18, at the time of referral, with a life-threatening medical condition. The Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central and Northern Florida now serves 54 counties including the Central, Northern, Space Coast and Suncoast regions of Florida. Staff work in Maitland and two regional offices in Tampa and Sarasota.

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Financial

three stars

81.91

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
74.2%
  Administrative Expenses 11.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.05
  Program Expenses Growth -0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central and Northern Florida on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central and Northern Florida on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central and Northern Florida (FL) 87.03 three stars
Make-A-Wish® Philadelphia, Delaware & Susquehanna Valley (PA) 88.86 three stars
A Kid Again (OH) 96.66 four stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Nevada (NV) 90.38 four stars
Make-A-Wish Oklahoma (OK) 85.65 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,796,572
   Federated Campaigns $18,049
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,886,062
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,700,683
   Program Service Revenue $127,025
Total Primary Revenue $4,827,708
   Other Revenue $72,203
TOTAL REVENUE $4,899,911
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,379,285
   Administrative Expenses $676,959
   Fundraising Expenses $537,181
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,593,425
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $306,486
   
Net Assets $5,164,385

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
Wish Granting Programs $3,379,285 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-08 12/23/2020 87.03 three stars
2018-08 12/01/2019 78.69 two stars
2017-08 12/21/2018 86.89 three stars
2016-08 03/01/2018 83.19 three stars
2015-08 11/01/2016 81.27 three stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 82.92 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 10/01/2015 87.49 three stars
2013-08 12/01/2014 88.56 three stars
2012-08 10/01/2013 81.57 three stars
2011-08 08/01/2012 72.11 two stars
2010-08 09/20/2011 78.94 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-08 09/01/2010 86.68 three stars
2008-08 11/01/2009 89.73 three stars
2007-08 04/01/2009 78.83 two stars
2006-08 04/01/2008 63.35 one star
2005-08 09/01/2006 74.32 two stars
2003-08 03/01/2006 74.65 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 59-3235806
Name in IRS Master File MAKE-A-WISH FOUNDATION OF CENTRAL AND NORTHERN FLORIDA 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 (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, 1994
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
$102,322 2.22% Anne Cuba President & CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$198,150 4.31% Kathryn Vroman Former President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central and Northern Florida (FL) 87.03 three stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northeastern California and Northern Nevada (CA) 88.12 three stars
Make-A-Wish Greater Pennsylvania & West Virginia (PA) 85.17 three stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of New Mexico (NM) 92.78 four stars
Dream Foundation (CA) 85.20 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central and Northern Florida
1020 North Orlando Avenue
Suite 100
Maitland, FL 32751
tel: (407) 622-4673
fax: (407) 622-5803
EIN: 59-3235806

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Board Leadership

Shoba Srikantan
Chair

CEO

Anne Cuba
President, CEO

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