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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Ronald McDonald House of Long Island

A BBB Accredited charity


  • Meets all standards

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Ronald McDonald House of Long Island
267-07 76th Avenue
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
Year, State Incorporated:
1986, New York
Stated Purpose:
" Ronald McDonald House of Long Island gives 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 with a temporary haven in a secure and comfortable environment among other families sharing a similar burden. "

Evaluation Conclusions

Ronald McDonald House of Long Island meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.


Ronald McDonald House of Long Island is a 42 bedroom "home away from home" for the families of seriously ill children who are undergoing treatments and/or surgeries at a local area hospital. Ronald McDonald House provides these families private bedrooms and baths, a kitchen, play areas and a spacious living room. The program strives in all ways possible to relieve the stress of illness by offering these families a warm, caring environment.

Fund Raising

Method(s) Used:

Direct Mail Appeals, Invitations To Fundraising Events, Print Advertisements (Newspapers, Magazines, etc.), Grant Proposals, Internet.
Fundraising costs were 17.8% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $2,059,436, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)


Chief Executive Officer:
Mr. Matthew Campo, Executive Director
Chair of the Board:
Mr. Andrew Laufer
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
Managing Partner, Landau Arnold Laufer, LLP
Board Size:
Paid Staff Size:

Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.

Tax Status

This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.


The following information is based on Ronald McDonald House of Long Island 's Audited Financial Statements for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2012.

Source of Funds  



Fundraising Income


Net Investment gain


Donated Rent, Supplies, & Services


Room Fees


Legislative Grants


Miscellaneous Income


Total Income


Program Expenses  

Program Services

Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses

Total expenses

Income in Excess of Expenses




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 75%  Fund Raising: 15%  Administrative 10% 
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Beginning net assets $9,564,028
Ending net assets 9,851,841
Total liabilities 77,222

Total assets



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