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Health : Patient and Family Support

Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northeast New York

Share the power of a wish

80.27

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 80.27
  Financial 72.27
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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.

Financial

72.27

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 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)
66.7%
  Administrative Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 24.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.24
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.08
  Program Expenses Growth -8.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.4%
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) 80.27
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Massachusetts and Rhode Island (MA) 88.94
Make-A-Wish Foundation of San Diego (CA) 94.91
The Rainbow Connection (MI) 97.85
Make-A-Wish Greater Pennsylvania & West Virginia (PA) 85.17

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,358,807
   Federated Campaigns $104,019
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $459,911
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,922,737
   Program Service Revenue $2,566
Total Primary Revenue $1,925,303
   Other Revenue $228,800
TOTAL REVENUE $2,154,103
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,238,020
   Administrative Expenses $168,201
   Fundraising Expenses $494,957
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,901,178
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $252,925
   
Net Assets $4,272,215

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 $1,238,020 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-08 05/01/2021 80.27
2018-08 12/01/2019 79.13
2017-08 12/21/2018 86.06
2016-08 03/01/2018 88.23
2015-08 12/01/2016 86.24
2014-08 06/01/2016 85.79
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 02/01/2016 87.08
2013-08 07/01/2015 84.01
2012-08 12/20/2013 88.45
2011-08 03/01/2013 89.85

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)
(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
$108,980 5.73% William C. Trigg III CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northeast New York (NY) 80.27
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central and Northern Florida (FL) 87.03
Dreams Come True of Jacksonville (FL) 90.06
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northeastern California and Northern Nevada (CA) 88.12
Make-A-Wish International (AZ) 90.79

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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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