EIN 74-2128239

The W Oscar Neuhaus Memorial Foundation

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Neuhaus is dedicated to promoting reading success. Neuhaus Education Center is dedicated to promoting reading success. Neuhaus provides evidence-based professional development to educators, provides information and resources to families and offers dir...

Program areas at The W Oscar Neuhaus Memorial Foundation

Neuhaus provides evidence-based professional development to educators, provides information and resources to families, and offers direct services to adult learners. During 2019 and 2018, respectively, 4,046 and 3,517 teachers were trained on-site, online, and through distance learning opportunities, which represents 6,898 and 5,768 enrollments during 2019 and 2018, respectively. In 2019, Neuhaus Family Support Office received 3,261 contacts from parents and family members concerned about dyslexia and reading difficulties in their children. Free Parent Information Presentations on reading difficulties, especially dyslexia, multisensory, research-based literacy instruction, and the Texas dyslexia legislation occur monthly. The Collie Library and the Pi Beta Phi Audio-Visual Library at Neuhaus lend library materials locally. Neuhaus also hosts [email protected], which are educational seminars for parents and professionals presented by Neuhaus instructional staff and guest speakers and College Share, which provides information to college-bound students with learning differences, their parents, and professionals. Lastly, College Panel is a presentation by college students with learning differences where the panelists talk about their college experiences and share their success stories.
Neuhaus closely monitors current research on reading instruction and reading disorders for findings to be incorporated into its instructional programs. This commitment to providing the most up-to-date, scientifically researched methods is what makes Neuhaus unique in its field and ensures that teachers and students are offered the most effective programs available. The Teacher Professional Development Program consists of approximately thirty classes in the areas of Phonemic Awareness; Instant Letter Recognition; Sequencing and Decoding Skills; Listening/Reading Comprehension; Scientific Spelling; Multisensory Handwriting, Grammar, Syntax, and Paragraph Structure; and Oral Language Development. Also, teachers are offered classes on how to apply the results of various intervention studies on metacognitive skills, language enrichment, and literacy for their readers.

Form 990s for The W Oscar Neuhaus Memorial Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-02-19990View PDF
2018-122019-10-30990View PDF
2017-122018-10-16990View PDF
2016-122017-10-19990View PDF
2015-122016-10-14990View PDF
...and 5 more Form 990s

Who funds The W Oscar Neuhaus Memorial Foundation

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Educational FundGrants$200,000
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...and 14 more grants received

Financials for The W Oscar Neuhaus Memorial Foundation

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,247,270
Program services$4,077,034
Investment income and dividends$196,071
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$46,482
Net income from fundraising events$-87,446
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$6,479,411

Personnel at The W Oscar Neuhaus Memorial Foundation

Tracy WeedenPresident and Chief Executive Officer$250,000
Rayanne DarensbourgChief Operating Officer$139,550
Lise ShepherdChief Financial Officer$140,650
 Subscribe to viewInterim Treas$0
 Subscribe to viewFinance Chair$0
...and 11 more key personnel

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4433 Bissonnet
Bellaire, TX 77401
Metro area
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX
Website URL
(713) 664-7676
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Form 990
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Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
A70: Humanities Organizations
NAICS code, primary
813319: Social Advocacy Organizations
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