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Education : Special Education

Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Learning - for Life

four stars

90.10

700 Elm Street Winnetka, IL 60093
tel: (800) 323-4238   Web Site
EIN: 36-2183809

Board Leadership
Dewey B. Crawford
Chair

CEO
Julie S. Tye
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.10 four stars
  Financial 87.88 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1920 by William A. Hadley, Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired promotes independent living through lifelong, distance education programs for people who are blind or visually impaired, their families and blindness service providers. Hadley is the largest worldwide distance educator of blind and visually impaired people. Hadley offers courses free of charge to its blind and visually impaired students and their families and affordable tuition courses to blindness professionals. Today, the school serves more than 10,000 students from all 50 states and 100 countries. Students receive specially-designed course materials in a medium of their choice: braille, large print, audio or online.

Founded in 1920 by William A. Hadley, Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired promotes independent living through lifelong, distance education programs for people who are blind or visually impaired, their families and blindness service providers. Hadley is the largest worldwide distance educator of blind and visually impaired people. Hadley offers courses free of charge to its blind and visually impaired students and their families and affordable tuition courses to blindness professionals. Today, the school serves more than 10,000 students from all 50 states and 100 countries. Students receive specially-designed course materials in a medium of their choice: braille, large print, audio or online.

Financial

three stars

87.88

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 08/01/2017 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)
78.0%
  Administrative Expenses 15.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 11.10
  Program Expenses Growth 4.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired (IL) 90.10 four stars
Blind Children's Learning Center (CA) 88.94 three stars
The Parish School (TX) 88.00 three stars
Lee Pesky Learning Center (ID) 87.34 three stars
Eye to Eye (NY) 86.81 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,908,467
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,908,467
   Program Service Revenue $65,815
Total Primary Revenue $3,974,282
   Other Revenue $2,878,844
TOTAL REVENUE $6,853,126
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,721,547
   Administrative Expenses $1,041,902
   Fundraising Expenses $477,757
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,241,206
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-388,080
   
Net Assets $81,735,371

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
School $5,721,547 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 08/01/2017 90.10 four stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 89.39 three stars
2014-06 07/01/2016 88.62 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.61 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 87.67 three stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 87.21 three stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 80.57 three stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 81.30 three stars
2010-06 12/23/2011 86.16 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 85.30 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 73.80 two stars
2009-06 08/01/2010 90.50 four stars
2008-06 03/01/2009 82.34 three stars
2007-06 04/01/2008 72.50 two stars
2006-06 02/01/2007 73.71 two stars
2005-06 04/01/2006 70.84 two stars
2004-06 02/01/2005 85.66 three stars
2003-06 02/01/2004 88.52 three stars
2002-06 06/09/2003 92.29 four 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 36-2183809
Name in IRS Master File HADLEY INSTITUTE FOR THE BLIND AND VISUALLY IMPAIRED
NTEE Code B28
NTEE Classification Specialized Education Institutions
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (30) School, college, trade school, etc.
(59) Other school related activities
(160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
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 October, 1954
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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$363,955 5.02% Charles E. Young President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired (IL) 90.10 four stars
Challenged Child & Friends (GA) 85.38 three stars
The Parish School (TX) 88.00 three stars
Visually Impaired Preschool Services (KY) 86.25 three stars
Lee Pesky Learning Center (ID) 87.34 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired
700 Elm Street
Winnetka, IL 60093
tel: (800) 323-4238
fax: (847) 446-9820
EIN: 36-2183809

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Board Leadership

Dewey B. Crawford
Chair

CEO

Julie S. Tye
President

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