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Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northeast New York

Share the power of a wish

two stars

79.13

3 Washington Square Albany, NY 12205
tel: (518) 456-9474   Web Site
EIN: 14-1703503

Board Leadership
Reid C. Hutchins
Board Chair

CEO
William C. Trigg, III, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 79.13 two stars
  Financial 70.65 two stars
  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.

Make-A-Wish grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy. Make-A-Wish Northeast New York was incorporated in 1987 and currently serves the 15 counties that comprise the 518 area code. We currently have a network of over 250 volunteers who help grant the wishes of children with a life-threatening medical condition. The chapter grants nearly 100 wishes each year and has granted more than 1,400 wishes since it was founded.

Make-A-Wish grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy. Make-A-Wish Northeast New York was incorporated in 1987 and currently serves the 15 counties that comprise the 518 area code. We currently have a network of over 250 volunteers who help grant the wishes of children with a life-threatening medical condition. The chapter grants nearly 100 wishes each year and has granted more than 1,400 wishes since it was founded.

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Financial

two stars

70.65

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)
69.8%
  Administrative Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 22.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.21
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.87
  Program Expenses Growth -10.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northeast New York on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northeast New York on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northeast New York (NY) 79.13 two stars
Make-A-Wish Tri-Counties (CA) 89.21 three stars
Children's Dream Fund (FL) 87.79 three stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Florida (FL) 86.76 three stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Suffolk County, NY (NY) 93.11 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,386,512
   Federated Campaigns $7,035
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $408,664
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,802,211
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,802,211
   Other Revenue $71,223
TOTAL REVENUE $1,873,434
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,053,056
   Administrative Expenses $180,670
   Fundraising Expenses $518,502
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,752,228
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $121,206
   
Net Assets $4,033,562

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 $1,053,056 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-08 12/01/2019 79.13 two stars
2017-08 12/21/2018 86.06 three stars
2016-08 03/01/2018 88.23 three stars
2015-08 12/01/2016 86.24 three stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 85.79 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 02/01/2016 87.08 three stars
2013-08 07/01/2015 84.01 three stars
2012-08 12/20/2013 88.45 three stars
2011-08 03/01/2013 89.85 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 14-1703503
Name in IRS Master File MAKE-A-WISH FOUNDATION OF NORTHEAST NEW YORK
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 (349) Other youth organization or 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 November, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$88,846 5.07% William C. Trigg III CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northeast New York (NY) 79.13 two stars
HopeKids (AZ) 98.23 four stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Florida (FL) 86.76 three stars
Make-A-Wish Arizona (AZ) 87.47 three stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Connecticut (CT) 89.60 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northeast New York
3 Washington Square
Albany, NY 12205
tel: (518) 456-9474
EIN: 14-1703503

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Board Leadership

Reid C. Hutchins
Board Chair

CEO

William C. Trigg, III, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer

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