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The Chicago Lighthouse for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired

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

The Chicago Lighthouse for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired is a organ disease organization based in Chicago, IL that was founded in 1906. As of 2019 they had $42 million in revenue and $32 million in assets.

Established in 1906, The Chicago Lighthouse for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired serves as a leader, innovator, and advocate. The Chicago Lighthouse, a nonprofit organization, opens doors to opportunities, choices, jobs, and independence for ...

EIN:
36-2169139
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Founded:
1906
Type:
501(c)(3)
NTEE:
Revenue:
$42,807,782
Assets:
$32,095,772
Employees:
1,316
Fiscal year end:
June
Revenue trends:
Asset trends:

Program areas at The Chicago Lighthouse for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired

CUSTOMER SERVICE CENTER OPERATIONS INCLUDE PROVIDING CUSTOMER SERVICE JOBS FOR CONTRACTS ENTERED INTO WITH BOTH PRIVATE COMPANIES AND STATE AGENCIES, AND THE ASSESSMENT AND TRAINING PROGRAMS TO ASSIST POTENTIAL EMPLOYEES IN GAINING THE SKILLS NECESSARY FOR EMPLOYMENT IN THIS AREA. Continued in SCHEDULE O.

Programs for Children and Youth include: The Early Intervention Program, The Children's Development Center, The Pre-School for All Program, and The Youth Transitions Program, all of which, together, provide services and/or opportunities to children and teens, who are blind, visually impaired and/or multi-disabled, from birth through young adulthood, as well as to their families. Continued in SCHEDULE O.

VISION REHABILITATION AND RESEARCH: THE SANDY AND RICK FORSYTHE CENTER FOR COMPREHENSIVE VISION CARE, THE BERGMAN INSTITUTE FOR PSYCHOLOGICAL SUPPORT, AS WELL AS THE PANGERE CENTER FOR INHERITED RETINAL DISEASES, PROVIDE COMPREHENSIVE DIAGNOSTIC, REHABILITATIVE, CLINICAL, PSYCHOLOGICAL, OPTOMETRIC AND OPHTHALMOLOGICAL SERVICES, AS WELL AS RESEARCH, IN THE FIELD OF LOW VISION. SERVICES ARE PROVIDED TO PATIENTS OF ALL AGES AT THE LIGHTHOUSE AND AT A NUMBER OF SATELLITE LOCATIONS WITHIN THE CHICAGO-LAND AREA. DOCTORS AND THERAPISTS ARE SPECIFICALLY TRAINED IN THE FIELD OF LOW VISION. Continued in SCHEDULE O.

Form 990s for The Chicago Lighthouse for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Oct 10, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 1, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Jul 10, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for The Chicago Lighthouse for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired

Field2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$7,853,936
Program services$34,067,009
Investment income and dividends$332,925
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$1,413
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$368,676
Net income from fundraising events$64,176
Net income from gaming activities$-137
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$119,784
Total revenues$42,807,782

Vendors for The Chicago Lighthouse for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Network for GoodFundraising software; Payment processing2020-09-17
█████████Content management system software2020-09-17
█████████Marketing software2020-09-17
█████ ████████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2020-08-20
████ █████ ████ ██████Insurance2019-12-31
████████Insurance2019-12-31
█████████ ██████ ███Insurance agent or broker$3,2282019-12-31
██████ ██ █████ ████ █████████ ███████Insurance2019-12-31
...and eight more vendors

Personnel at The Chicago Lighthouse for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Janet SzlykPresident and Chief Executive Officer-May 31, 2019
Tully PamelaExecutive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer$168,341June 30, 2018
███████████ ████ █████Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer$198,753June 30, 2018
██████ ████████Chief Development Officer$141,259June 30, 2018
███████ ███████Senior Vice President - Information Technology$129,883June 30, 2018
███████ ████████Senior Vice President - Human Resources$133,116June 30, 2018
█████████ ████Vice President - Clinical Service$106,386June 30, 2018
███████ ██████Assistant Secretary$0June 30, 2018
█████ █████Treasurer$0June 30, 2018
████ ████Chairman$0June 30, 2018
...and seven more key personnel

Peer organ disease nonprofits

 NameTypeRevenueLocation
1American Lung Association of the Northeast501(c)(3)$24 millionEast Hartford, CT
2Transitional Learning Center (TLC)501(c)(3)$17 millionGalveston, TX
3American Lung Association501(c)(3)$107 millionChicago, IL
4Blind Industries & Services of Maryland (BISM)501(c)(3)$11 millionBaltimore, MD
5The Seeing Eye (TSE)501(c)(3)$28 millionMorristown, NJ
6Guide Dogs for the Blind (GDB)501(c)(3)$86 millionSan Rafael, CA
7Travis Association for the Blind501(c)(3)$34 millionAustin, TX
8National Industries for the Blind501(c)(3)$35 millionAlexandria, VA
9Guide Dogs of America501(c)(3)$11 millionSylmar, CA
10Doheny Eye Institute501(c)(3)$23 millionLos Angeles, CA
11National Captioning Institute (NCI)501(c)(3)$17 millionChantilly, VA
12San Antonio Lighthouse for the Blind and Vision Impaired501(c)(3)$19 millionSan Antonio, TX
13Ifb Solutions (IFB)501(c)(3)$42 millionWinstonsalem, NC
14Communication Service for the Deaf (CSD)501(c)(3)$33 millionAustin, TX
15LC Industries501(c)(3)$67 millionDurham, NC
16Guiding Eyes for the Blind501(c)(3)$32 millionYorktown Heights, NY
17Perkins School for the Blind501(c)(3)$70 millionWatertown, MA
18Miami Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired501(c)(3)$16 millionMiami, FL
19Braille Institute of America501(c)(3)$22 millionLos Angeles, CA
20Lions Services501(c)(3)$20 millionCharlotte, NC
21Maryland School for the Blind (MSB)501(c)(3)$44 millionBaltimore, MD
22Visionsservices for the Blind and Visually Impaired501(c)(3)$15 millionNew York, NY
23Cleveland Sight Center (CSC)501(c)(3)$11 millionCleveland, OH
24Envision Incorporated501(c)(3)$19 millionWichita, KS
25Cincinnati Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired501(c)(3)$11 millionCincinnati, OH