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Visionsservices for the Blind and Visually Impaired

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Visionsservices for the Blind and Visually Impaired is a organ disease organization based in New York, NY that was founded in 1926. As of 2018 they had $15 million in revenue and $104 million in assets.

A nonprofit rehabilitation and social service organization whose purpose is to develop and implement programs to: assist people of all ages who are Blind or Visually Impaired to lead independent and active lives in their homes and communities and educ...

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Program areas at Visionsservices for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Community services includes vision rehabilitation, youth services, work readiness, job placement and caregiver services. There were 5555 persons served in all community programs. the outreach department trained over 8000 people about vision loss. Visions received 1756 new referrals that received at least one contact. Outreach and services are provided in 10 languages using part time interpreters and 41 bi-lingual staff. 78 Blind youth and adults successfully completed a paid internship after-school and during the summer. 43 Blind youth attended one month residential pre-college programs at manhattanville and queens college. Blindline received approximately 1000 inquiries. Visions was #1 in job placement within nys for a 2nd year.

Visions at selis manor: the number of volunteers increased to 217. There has been an increase in the type of classes offered for adults and seniors including new support groups and new evidence based exercise programs. There was an increase to 1090 participants registered for services at visions at selis manor including over 700 registered for the senior center. Based on self-reported surveys, nearly 3/4 of participants are more satisfied with their life because of participation at visions; more than 70% have made exercise a part of their routine; most report they are more optimistic, self-confident and capable of self-acceptance.

Visions vcb: a total of 730 participants attended. Blind children and their families and youth programs held at vcb continue to be growth areas. Sessions held at vcb prepare Blind youth and adults for the world of work and lead to successful job readiness. Rehabilitation and work readiness programs throughout the year held at vcb continue to show growth for all ages. A focus on health, wellness, physical activity and social connections increased the impact of vcb services as measured by self-reporting of participants on surveys. the partnership with the deaf Blind collaborative attracted 23 families with deaf-blind children. A new vocational rehabilitation center was built and started program on the campus in august 2017. Pre-employment transition program (pre-ets) was held in august in the newly built vocational rehabiliation center facility on the vcb campus. the first 15 week session for pre-ets students age 18-21 years old started in september ...

Form 990s for Visionsservices for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-09Aug 17, 2019990View PDF
2017-09Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-09Aug 1, 2017990View PDF
2015-09Jul 25, 2016990View PDF
2014-09May 27, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Visionsservices for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Total grants, contributions, etc.$6,042,105
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$1,611,967
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$7,182,038
Net income from fundraising events$102,788
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$193,894
Total revenues$15,132,792

Vendors for Visionsservices for the Blind and Visually Impaired

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Google IncSoftware2020-03-16
██████Fundraising software2020-03-03
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-03
█████████Content management system software2020-03-03
█████████Marketing software2020-03-03
██████ ███ ███Tax accounting2019-05-21
████ ███ ██████ ███Tax accounting2014-04-03

Personnel at Visionsservices for the Blind and Visually Impaired

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Nancy D MillerExecutive Director and Chief Executive Officer$276,702Sept. 30, 2018
Natalia S YoungChief Operating Officer$194,227Sept. 30, 2018
█████ █████Chief Program Officer$157,594Sept. 30, 2018
███████ ██████Senior Director of Rehab.s$110,695Sept. 30, 2018
███████ ██ ██████████Secretary$0Sept. 30, 2020
█████ ██ █████President and Trustee$0Sept. 30, 2020
██████ ██ ████Vice President$0Sept. 30, 2020
██████ ██ ███████Treasurer$0Sept. 30, 2020
███████ ██ ██████Assistant Treasurer , Lion$0Sept. 30, 2020
...and one more key personnel

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