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Gigi's Playhouse

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Gigi's Playhouse is a genetic disorder organization based in Hoffman Estates, IL that was founded in 2003. As of 2020 they had $3.9 million in revenue and $2.9 million in assets.

To change the way the world views Down syndrome through national campaigns, educational programs, and by empowering individuals with Down syndrome, their families and the community.

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Program areas at Gigi's Playhouse

Hugs & mugs is a service retail, specialty coffee and gelato cafe run by adult interns with down syndrome who have graduated from gigi prep and gigi university and have received 12 weeks of individualized hands-on career training designed to help them achieve their personal best.

Literacy & math, and speech program - to promote speech, literacy, and math to individuals with down syndrome by providing free tutoring services for all ages.

Gigi prep, gigi university, gigi professional, and gigi fit are progressive educational programs for young adults focusing on curriculum in self confidence, fitness & nutrition, and career skills. It includes hugs & mugs, a career training program with a live retail store front cafe.

Form 990s for Gigi's Playhouse

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Oct 12, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Mar 14, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Dec 21, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Sep 14, 2015990View PDF
...and 11 more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Gigi's Playhouse

Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,882,423
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$1,451
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$113,886
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$70,400
Miscellaneous revenues$928,421
Total revenues$3,996,581

Vendors for Gigi's Playhouse

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Baker Tilly Virchow Krause LLPTax accounting; Audit Tax Advisory$118,4852020-07-07
█████████Content management system software2019-09-21
█████████ ████████Software2019-09-21

Personnel at Gigi's Playhouse

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Nancy GianniChief Executive Officer / President$125,550Sept. 13, 2019
Troy CowdreyTreasurer$0May 20, 2020
█████ █████Secretary$0May 20, 2020
████ ██████President$0Dec. 31, 2018
█████ █ █████Vice President$0Dec. 31, 2018

Peer genetic disorder and birth defect organizations

1Gigi's Playhouse Alliance501(c)(3)$6.9 millionHoffman Estates, IL
2Arizona Hemophilia Association501(c)(3)$2.7 millionPhoenix, AZ
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4Asoc Padres de Ninos Con Imedimentos (APNI)501(c)(3)$1.3 millionSan Juan, PR
5PEAK Parent Center501(c)(3)$1.0 millionColorado Springs, CO
6New England Hemophilia Association501(c)(3)$1.0 millionDedham, MA
7National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS)501(c)(3)$3.2 millionNew York, NY
8Massachusetts Down Syndrome Congress (MDSC)501(c)(3)$1.8 millionBurlington, MA
9Genetic Alliance501(c)(3)$4.0 millionWashington, DC
10Center for Independence Through Conductive Education (CFI)501(c)(3)$2.7 millionCountryside, IL
11United Cerebral Palsy Association of Greater Chicago501(c)(3)$8.4 millionTinley Park, IL
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16Down Syndrome Guild of Greater Kansas City501(c)(3)$1.5 millionShawnee Mission, KS
17United Cerebral Palsy of Mobile (UCP)501(c)(3)$3.7 millionMobile, AL
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21United Cerebral Palsy of West Alabama501(c)(3)$1.5 millionNorthport, AL
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23United Cerebral Palsy of the North Bay (UCPNB)501(c)(3)$16 millionPetaluma, CA
24Sickle Cell Disease Association of America MI Chapter501(c)(3)$1.7 millionDetroit, MI
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