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Lighthouse for the Blind

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

Lighthouse for the Blind is a organ disease organization based in St Louis, MO that was founded in 1933. As of 2019 they had $28 million in revenue and $94 million in assets.

The Lighthouse for the Blind's mission is to assist individuals who are legally blind maintain dignity and independence by making available employment, education and support services.

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Program areas at Lighthouse for the Blind

Employment and vocational training for The visually impaired: meaningful employment was provided for 72 Blind and visually impaired persons working approximately 99,100 hours. This employment allows a sense of self worth, accomplishment, and contribution to society for legally Blind individuals who might not be able to find employment elsewhere.

Blind community enrichment: The bce program offers services and scholarships to Blind and visually impaired youth and adults by providings access to adaptive technology and The opportunity to learn and improve activities of daily living. These skills include socialization, orientation and mobility, and independent living skills. These services were provided to 792 Blind and visually impaired individuals.

Form 990s for Lighthouse for the Blind

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 13, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2017-12Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Aug 30, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Aug 30, 2016990View PDF
...and seven more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Lighthouse for the Blind

Total grants, contributions, etc.$101,839
Program services$24,961,663
Investment income and dividends$2,227,130
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$729,224
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$32,180
Total revenues$28,052,036

Vendors for Lighthouse for the Blind

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-09-09
████ ████ ███ ███████ ██Tax accounting2020-02-13

Personnel at Lighthouse for the Blind

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Jill KluesnerVice President of Finance and Administration$139,793Feb. 13, 2020
Brian HouserDirector of Marketing$104,749Dec. 31, 2018
████ █████It Manager$107,303Dec. 31, 2018
████ ███████Technical Services Manager$104,911Dec. 31, 2018
█████ █████████Secretary$0Dec. 31, 2018
████████ ██████Chair$0Dec. 31, 2018
███████ ████████Vice Chair$0Dec. 31, 2018
████ █ ████████President$309,915Dec. 31, 2018
█████ █ █████Vice President of Manufact$151,594Dec. 31, 2018
███████ ██████Treasurer$0Dec. 31, 2018
...and seven more key personnel

Peer organ disease nonprofits

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7National Federation of the Blind / Blind Federation of America (NFB)501(c)(3)$21 millionBaltimore, MD
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9HJF Medical Research International (HJFMRI)501(c)(3)$53 millionBethesda, MD
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11Georgia Cooperative Services for the Blind501(c)(3)$8.2 millionSnellville, GA
12The Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired-Goodwill Industries501(c)(3)$18 millionRochester, NY
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