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Society for the Blind

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

Society for the Blind is a organ disease organization based in Sacramento, CA that was founded in 1954. As of 2019 they had $2.6 million in revenue and $5.6 million in assets.

The mission of the Society for the Blind is to empower individuals who are Blind or have low vision to live productively and independently by building confidence through training, tools and mentorship. Provide rehabilitation, recreational and educatio...

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Program areas at Society for the Blind

In 2018, 5,848 individuals from throughout the sacramento region wereassisted by our services and programs; 189 general rehabilitationclients received a total of 13,232 hours of blindness instruction.

In 2018, 5,110 calls were placed to access news, where they could hearnewspaper and magazine articles, community events calendars, sales adsand more over the phone.

In 2018, 534 people were helped through our low vision clinic by anoptometrist specializing in low vision and low vision aids.

Form 990s for Society for the Blind

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Nov 1, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Dec 21, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Mar 2, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Feb 10, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Society for the Blind

Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,679,581
Program services$784,077
Investment income and dividends$0
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$11,436
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$189,378
Net income from sales of inventory$21,629
Miscellaneous revenues$12,177
Total revenues$2,698,278

Vendors for Society for the Blind

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2020-06-25
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-06-25
█████████Content management system software2020-06-25
██ █████ ███Tax accounting2019-11-01

Personnel at Society for the Blind

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Shari RoeselerExecutive Director$137,732Jan. 16, 2020
Cherry FlanaganDirector of Finance and Human Resources-Jan. 16, 2020
████ █████Director of Resource Development-Jan. 16, 2020
████ ████Director of Clinical Services and Occupational Therapist-Jan. 16, 2020
█████ ██████Director of Programs-Jan. 16, 2020
████ ████Core Skills Program Manager-Jan. 16, 2020
█████ ██████Manager-Jan. 16, 2020
█████ ████████Immediate Past President$0Jan. 16, 2020
███ █████████Treasurer$0Jan. 16, 2020
████ █████████Immediate Past President$0Jan. 16, 2020
...and four more key personnel

Peer organ disease nonprofits

1Vista Center For The Blind And Visually Impaired501(c)(3)$2.6 millionPalo Alto, CA
2Associated Services for the Blind501(c)(3)$3.5 millionPhiladelphia, PA
3SightConnection Connection501(c)(3)$1.0 millionSeattle, WA
4Center for the Visually Impaired501(c)(3)$3.3 millionAtlanta, GA
5HEAR Wisconsin501(c)(3)$1.6 millionWest Allis, WI
6Aurora of Central New York501(c)(3)$2.7 millionSyracuse, NY
7Center on Deafness - Inland Empire Greater LA Agency on Deafness501(c)(3)$743,578Los Angeles, CA
8San Diego Center for the Blind (SDCB)501(c)(3)$1.1 millionSan Diego, CA
9Blindness Support Services501(c)(3)$1.2 millionRiverside, CA
10Blind Babies Foundation501(c)(3)$759,656Oakland, CA
11Center for the Partially Sighted (CPS)501(c)(3)$1.9 millionCulver City, CA
12Del Oro Caregiver Resource Center501(c)(3)$1.4 millionCitrus Heights, CA
13Deaf Community Services of San Diego501(c)(3)$4.8 millionSan Diego, CA
14Earle Baum Center of the Blind501(c)(3)$1.1 millionSanta Rosa, CA
15Guide Dogs of the Desert501(c)(3)$2.5 millionWhitewater, CA
16St Louis Society for the Blind501(c)(3)$2.1 millionSt Louis, MO
17Second Sense501(c)(3)$902,320Chicago, IL
18Brain Injury Services (BIS)501(c)(3)$2.9 millionSpringfield, VA
19Arizona Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired501(c)(3)$2.0 millionPhoenix, AZ
20Marion Downs Center501(c)(3)$926,409Denver, CO
21Bridges for Brain Injury501(c)(3)$895,551Farmington, NY
22Florida Center for the Blind501(c)(3)$740,592Ocala, FL
23Lighthouse of Pinellas501(c)(3)$1.6 millionLargo, FL
24Bridges for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing501(c)(3)$2.0 millionNashville, TN
25Carroll Center for the Blind501(c)(3)$7.2 millionNewton, MA