Education : Special Education

Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired

When vision fades, Hadley shines for you.

four stars

96.99

700 Elm Street Winnetka, IL 60093
tel: (800) 446-8111   Web Site
EIN: 36-2183809

Board Leadership
Louse A. Holland
Chair

CEO
Julie S. Tye
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.99 four stars
  Financial 95.75 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

People experiencing vision loss turn to Hadley for personalized learning that empowers them to thrive at home, at work, and in their communities. In FY 2018, we served more than 144,000 learners in all 50 states and in 65 countries around the world.

Whether it is learning how to use the voice-enabled features on a smart-phone, learning braille, or adaptive techniques to complete daily tasks made more difficult with vision loss, there is something for everyone at Hadley.

Hadley's many workshops, instructional videos, community discussion groups, and podcasts are free of charge to anyone facing visual impairment worldwide, and can be accessed on our website www.hadley.edu.

People experiencing vision loss turn to Hadley for personalized learning that empowers them to thrive at home, at work, and in their communities. In FY 2018, we served more than 144,000 learners in all 50 states and in 65 countries around the world.

Whether it is learning how to use the voice-enabled features on a smart-phone, learning braille, or adaptive techniques to complete daily tasks made more difficult with vision loss, there is something for everyone at Hadley.

Hadley's many workshops, instructional videos, community discussion groups, and podcasts are free of charge to anyone facing visual impairment worldwide, and can be accessed on our website www.hadley.edu.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Average number of service recipients per month
12,000
This impact information is current as of November 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

95.75

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
78.9%
  Administrative Expenses 14.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 11.29
  Program Expenses Growth 6.0%
  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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,112,377
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,112,377
   Program Service Revenue $90,004
Total Primary Revenue $2,202,381
   Other Revenue $3,103,623
TOTAL REVENUE $5,306,004
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,123,557
   Administrative Expenses $981,375
   Fundraising Expenses $574,343
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,679,275
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,373,271
   
Net Assets $86,880,775

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$154,353 2.00% Julie S. Tye President
Other Salaries of Note
$234,335 3.05% Charles E. Young Former President

Mission

People experiencing vision loss turn to Hadley for personalized learning that empowers them to thrive at home, at work, and in their communities. In FY 2018, we served more than 144,000 learners in all 50 states and in 65 countries around the world.

Whether it is learning how to use the voice-enabled features on a smart-phone, learning braille, or adaptive techniques to complete daily tasks made more difficult with vision loss, there is something for everyone at Hadley.

Hadley's many workshops, instructional videos, community discussion groups, and podcasts are free of charge to anyone facing visual impairment worldwide, and can be accessed on our website www.hadley.edu.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired (IL) 96.99 four stars
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Lee Pesky Learning Center (ID) 89.42 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) 446-8111
fax: (847) 446-9820
EIN: 36-2183809

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Board Leadership

Louse A. Holland
Chair

CEO

Julie S. Tye
President