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Education : Special Education

Little Light House

Lighting the way for little ones since 1972

four stars

99.32

5120 East 36th Street Tulsa, OK 74135
tel: (918) 664-6746   Web Site
EIN: 73-0939422

Board Leadership
Kim Burnett
Chairman

CEO
Jean Winfrey
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 99.32 four stars
  Financial 99.05 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1972, the Little Light House (LLH) is a tuition-free Christian developmental center providing educational and therapeutic services for children with special needs ages birth to six. LLH provides highly individualized educational and therapeutic wraparound services in a loving Christian environment, all on a tuition-free basis. LLH's mission is to glorify God by improving the quality of life for children with special needs, their families, and communities.

Founded in 1972, the Little Light House (LLH) is a tuition-free Christian developmental center providing educational and therapeutic services for children with special needs ages birth to six. LLH provides highly individualized educational and therapeutic wraparound services in a loving Christian environment, all on a tuition-free basis. LLH's mission is to glorify God by improving the quality of life for children with special needs, their families, and communities.

Financial

four stars

99.05

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 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)
81.7%
  Administrative Expenses 11.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.25
  Program Expenses Growth 7.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Little Light House on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Little Light House on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Little Light House (OK) 99.32 four stars
Tucker-Maxon Oral School (OR) 86.33 three stars
Visually Impaired Preschool Services (VIPS) (KY) 94.56 four stars
St. Rita School for the Deaf (OH) 87.66 three stars
Lee Pesky Learning Center (ID) 87.99 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,928,171
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,145,223
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,073,394
   Program Service Revenue $100,356
Total Primary Revenue $3,173,750
   Other Revenue $119,654
TOTAL REVENUE $3,293,404
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,898,435
   Administrative Expenses $246,555
   Fundraising Expenses $161,000
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,305,990
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $987,414
   
Net Assets $2,695,342

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Little Light House has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 07/01/2018 99.32 four stars
2016-06 07/01/2017 94.39 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 94.06 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 89.64 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 94.74 four stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 87.04 three stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 89.24 three stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 91.30 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 91.63 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 88.46 three stars
2009-06 08/01/2010 90.88 four stars
2008-06 05/01/2009 94.15 four stars
2007-06 09/01/2008 93.50 four stars
2006-06 10/01/2007 81.17 three stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 79.25 two stars
2004-06 12/01/2005 74.61 two stars
2003-06 11/01/2004 74.35 two stars
2002-06 04/01/2004 83.44 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 73-0939422
Name in IRS Master File THE LITTLE LIGHT HOUSE INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (31) Special school for the blind, handicapped, etc
(160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
Foundation Status School 170(b)(1)(A)(ii)
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 June, 1974
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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
$65,291 2.83% Jean Winfrey Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Little Light House (OK) 99.32 four stars
National Center for Learning Disabilities (NY) 92.92 four stars
Blind Children's Learning Center (CA) 94.51 four stars
Tucker-Maxon Oral School (OR) 86.33 three stars
Lee Pesky Learning Center (ID) 87.99 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Little Light House
5120 East 36th Street
Tulsa, OK 74135
tel: (918) 664-6746
fax: (918) 664-2293
EIN: 73-0939422

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Board Leadership

Kim Burnett
Chairman

CEO

Jean Winfrey
Executive Director

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