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Health : Patient and Family Support

Ronald McDonald House of Long Island

The house that love built

four stars

92.56

267-07 76th Avenue New Hyde Park, NY 11040
tel: (516) 775-5683   Web Site
EIN: 11-2764747

Board Leadership
Katie Hunt-Rotolo
Chairman

CEO
Matthew Campo
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.56 four stars
  Financial 93.17 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

93.17

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 10/01/2016 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)
78.6%
  Administrative Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.50
  Program Expenses Growth 10.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House of Long Island on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House of Long Island on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House of Long Island (NY) 92.56 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas (NV) 89.81 three stars
Ronald McDonald House of Winston-Salem (NC) 88.73 three stars
National Organization for Rare Disorders (CT) 91.19 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of New Mexico (NM) 88.47 three stars

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The mission of The Ronald McDonald House of Long Island is to give comfort and shelter to families experiencing the pain of having a sick child in local hospital facilities. A home away from home, the House provides the parents and siblings of these children with a temporary haven in a secure and comfortable environment among other families sharing a similar burden. Located on the campus of the Cohen Children's Medical Center (Formerly Schneider Children's Hospital), the House accommodates families in a warm and supportive environment. Since opening in 1986, approximately 15,000 families from the United States and more than 80 countries around the world have been served. Many of the families are from Queens, Suffolk and Nassau Counties, as well as the surrounding Metropolitan area.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,998,961
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $13,000
Total Contributions $2,011,961
   Program Service Revenue $131,313
Total Primary Revenue $2,143,274
   Other Revenue $858,526
TOTAL REVENUE $3,001,800
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,463,435
   Administrative Expenses $195,333
   Fundraising Expenses $349,209
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,007,977
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-6,177
   
Net Assets $13,920,264

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
A Home-Away-From-Home for Families of Ill Children $2,463,435 100.0%

Ratings History
Ronald McDonald House of Long Island has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 10/01/2016 92.56 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.36 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 10/01/2015 92.43 four stars
2013-12 12/22/2014 91.87 four stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 85.73 three stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 94.02 four stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 92.43 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 90.17 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 07/01/2011 86.68 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 11-2764747
Name in IRS Master File RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE OF LONG ISLAND INC
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 (399) Other housing activities
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 February, 1986
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • 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
$171,501 5.70% Matthew Campo President

The mission of The Ronald McDonald House of Long Island is to give comfort and shelter to families experiencing the pain of having a sick child in local hospital facilities. A home away from home, the House provides the parents and siblings of these children with a temporary haven in a secure and comfortable environment among other families sharing a similar burden. Located on the campus of the Cohen Children's Medical Center (Formerly Schneider Children's Hospital), the House accommodates families in a warm and supportive environment. Since opening in 1986, approximately 15,000 families from the United States and more than 80 countries around the world have been served. Many of the families are from Queens, Suffolk and Nassau Counties, as well as the surrounding Metropolitan area.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House of Long Island (NY) 92.56 four stars
Patient Advocate Foundation (VA) 94.38 four stars
Shanti (CA) 86.85 three stars
Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill (NC) 88.18 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Oregon and Southwest Washington (OR) 85.94 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Ronald McDonald House of Long Island
267-07 76th Avenue
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
tel: (516) 775-5683
EIN: 11-2764747

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Board Leadership

Katie Hunt-Rotolo
Chairman

CEO

Matthew Campo
Executive Director

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