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Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City

Keeping families close

89.26

2502 Cherry Street Kansas City, MO 64108
tel: (816) 842-8321   Web Site
EIN: 43-1190760

Board Leadership
Jim Wagy
Board President

CEO
Tami Greenberg
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.26
  Financial 84.82
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

84.82

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
66.9%
  Administrative Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 24.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 7.40
  Program Expenses Growth 9.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City (MO) 89.26
Gilda's Club Chicago (IL) 90.11
National Foundation for Transplants (TN) 92.38
Ronald McDonald House of Southern New Jersey (NJ) 85.52
The Valerie Fund (NJ) 88.48

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At Ronald McDonald House Charities, we strive to reduce the burden of childhood illness on children and their families. We provide temporary lodging in a home-like setting with private bedrooms, as well as dining, kitchen and recreational areas. Ronald McDonald House Charities serves families whose children are receiving care for a serious illness or injury at a Kansas City area hospital or treatment facility. Many of the children we serve are admitted to the hospital for: pediatric intensive care, burns, cardiac care, hematology, oncology and neo-natal intensive care. The first Kansas City Ronald McDonald House began in 1980 with the purchase of a three-story colonial home. We have 3 Houses that provide a Home away from Home for 80 families a night as well as a Ronald McDonald Family Room inside Children's Mercy Hospital with 7 sleeping room.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,177,211
   Federated Campaigns $62,247
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $509,551
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,749,009
   Program Service Revenue $242,836
Total Primary Revenue $4,991,845
   Other Revenue $634,584
TOTAL REVENUE $5,626,429
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,860,906
   Administrative Expenses $227,472
   Fundraising Expenses $722,969
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,811,347
   
Payments to Affiliates $56,722
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,815,082
   
Net Assets $20,120,516

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
Homes $1,638,122 88.0%
Family Room $222,785 12.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 11/01/2016 89.26
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.89
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 86.33
2013-12 05/01/2015 87.01
2012-12 12/20/2013 85.61
2011-12 03/01/2013 80.68
2010-12 04/01/2012 80.18
2009-12 09/20/2011 83.46
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 76.95
2008-12 02/01/2010 77.04

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 43-1190760
Name in IRS Master File RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES OF KANSAS CITY 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 (399) Other housing activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 July, 1980
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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
$104,817 3.72% Holly Buckendahl Executive Director, CEO

At Ronald McDonald House Charities, we strive to reduce the burden of childhood illness on children and their families. We provide temporary lodging in a home-like setting with private bedrooms, as well as dining, kitchen and recreational areas. Ronald McDonald House Charities serves families whose children are receiving care for a serious illness or injury at a Kansas City area hospital or treatment facility. Many of the children we serve are admitted to the hospital for: pediatric intensive care, burns, cardiac care, hematology, oncology and neo-natal intensive care. The first Kansas City Ronald McDonald House began in 1980 with the purchase of a three-story colonial home. We have 3 Houses that provide a Home away from Home for 80 families a night as well as a Ronald McDonald Family Room inside Children's Mercy Hospital with 7 sleeping room.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City (MO) 89.26
National Foundation for Transplants (TN) 92.38
Ronald McDonald House of Winston-Salem (NC) 88.73
Ronald McDonald House Charities of South Florida (FL) 92.16
Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill (NC) 85.40

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Charity Contact Info

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City
2502 Cherry Street
Kansas City, MO 64108
tel: (816) 842-8321
fax: (816) 842-7033
EIN: 43-1190760

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Board Leadership

Jim Wagy
Board President

CEO

Tami Greenberg
CEO

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