Health : Patient and Family Support

Make-A-Wish Foundation of Utah

Transform lives, one wish at a time.

97.76

771 East Winchester Murray, UT 84107
tel: (800) 262-9474   Web Site
EIN: 74-2392822

Board Leadership
Tara Thue
Board Chair

CEO
Jared Perry
President & Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.76
  Financial 99.00
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Together, we create life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses.

Make-A-Wish® Utah creates life-changing wishes for Utah children with critical illnesses. We are on a quest to bring every eligible child's wish to life, because a wish is an integral part of a child's treatment journey. Research shows children who have wishes granted can build the physical and emotional strength they need to fight a critical illness.

We're on a quest to bring every eligible child's wish to life - a goal that is born from the idea that a wish is an integral part of a child's treatment. We are on track to grant 230 wishes to Utah children this year.

Together, we create life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses.

Make-A-Wish® Utah creates life-changing wishes for Utah children with critical illnesses. We are on a quest to bring every eligible child's wish to life, because a wish is an integral part of a child's treatment journey. Research shows children who have wishes granted can build the physical and emotional strength they need to fight a critical illness.

We're on a quest to bring every eligible child's wish to life - a goal that is born from the idea that a wish is an integral part of a child's treatment. We are on track to grant 230 wishes to Utah children this year.

Financial

99.00

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 04/01/2021 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)
81.5%
  Administrative Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.75
  Program Expenses Growth 10.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Make-A-Wish Foundation of Utah on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Make-A-Wish Foundation of Utah on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,603,200
   Federated Campaigns $15,487
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,618,687
   Program Service Revenue $3,350
Total Primary Revenue $5,622,037
   Other Revenue $81,768
TOTAL REVENUE $5,703,805
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,649,917
   Administrative Expenses $339,006
   Fundraising Expenses $271,970
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,260,893
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,442,912
   
Net Assets $5,648,809

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$186,446 5.71% Jared Perry President, CEO

Mission

Together, we create life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses.

Make-A-Wish® Utah creates life-changing wishes for Utah children with critical illnesses. We are on a quest to bring every eligible child's wish to life, because a wish is an integral part of a child's treatment journey. Research shows children who have wishes granted can build the physical and emotional strength they need to fight a critical illness.

We're on a quest to bring every eligible child's wish to life - a goal that is born from the idea that a wish is an integral part of a child's treatment. We are on track to grant 230 wishes to Utah children this year.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Utah (UT) 97.76
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Nevada (NV) 90.38
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Hawaii (HI) 88.35
Make-A-Wish Greater Pennsylvania & West Virginia (PA) 85.17
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central and Northern Florida (FL) 87.03

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Charity Contact Info

Make-A-Wish Foundation of Utah
771 East Winchester
Murray, UT 84107
tel: (800) 262-9474
fax: (801) 262-1294
EIN: 74-2392822

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Board Leadership

Tara Thue
Board Chair

CEO

Jared Perry
President & Chief Executive Officer