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Happy Hands Education Center

A Christian school for children with hearing loss and communication disorders

four stars

92.02

8801 South Garnett Road Broken Arrow, OK 74012
tel: (918) 893-4800   Web Site
EIN: 73-1425473

Board Leadership
Mishelle Embry
President

CEO
Janine Pride
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.02 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1933, Happy Hands Education Center is a center for families with children who are deaf or hard of hearing and children who have other communication disorders. Our purpose is to empower these special children with confidence, education, life skills and the abilities necessary to achieve all of their dreams. Happy Hands strives to provide opportunities to help these children and their families flourish in every area of their lives.

Founded in 1933, Happy Hands Education Center is a center for families with children who are deaf or hard of hearing and children who have other communication disorders. Our purpose is to empower these special children with confidence, education, life skills and the abilities necessary to achieve all of their dreams. Happy Hands strives to provide opportunities to help these children and their families flourish in every area of their lives.

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Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
85.0%
  Administrative Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.24
  Program Expenses Growth 9.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Happy Hands Education Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Happy Hands Education Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Happy Hands Education Center (OK) 92.02 four stars
Blind Children's Center (CA) 94.26 four stars
The Chicago Lighthouse (IL) 92.26 four stars
Lighthouse of Broward County (FL) 96.22 four stars
The Colorado Center for the Blind (CO) 89.30 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $364,488
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $62,481
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $426,969
   Program Service Revenue $1,014,331
Total Primary Revenue $1,441,300
   Other Revenue $176,642
TOTAL REVENUE $1,617,942
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,726,456
   Administrative Expenses $212,289
   Fundraising Expenses $94,349
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,033,094
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-415,152
   
Net Assets $8,157,796

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Educational, Therapeutic, and Linguistic Services $1,726,456 100.0%

Ratings History
Happy Hands Education Center has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 09/01/2017 92.02 four stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 94.03 four stars
2014-06 07/01/2016 94.33 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.38 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 89.02 three stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 88.98 three stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 73-1425473
Name in IRS Master File HAPPY HANDS EDUCATION CENTER INC
NTEE Code P33
NTEE Classification Child Day Care
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (574) Day care center
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date August, 1993
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$57,356 2.82% Janine Pride Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Happy Hands Education Center (OK) 92.02 four stars
Leader Dogs for the Blind (MI) 85.08 three stars
Keren Or (NY) 90.71 four stars
Cleveland Sight Center (OH) 93.98 four stars
VisionCorps (PA) 93.49 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Happy Hands Education Center
8801 South Garnett Road
Broken Arrow, OK 74012
tel: (918) 893-4800
fax: (918) 893-4899
EIN: 73-1425473

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Board Leadership

Mishelle Embry
President

CEO

Janine Pride
Executive Director

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