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Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation

To screen, treat, save, and restore sight and hearing for those in need.

four stars

96.66

1010 Northwest 22nd Avenue Suite 144
Portland, OR 97210
tel: (800) 635-4667   Web Site
EIN: 93-6041506

Board Leadership
Carleene Iverson
Chair

CEO
Doug Thompson
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.66 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
87.0%
  Administrative Expenses 3.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.06
  Program Expenses Growth 17.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation (OR) 96.66 four stars
Keren Or (NY) 92.33 four stars
The Carroll Center for the Blind (MA) 93.33 four stars
The Colorado Center for the Blind (CO) 89.09 three stars
Blind Children's Center (CA) 96.69 four stars

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Since 1959, the Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation has taken an active role in protecting the health of Oregonians. Through nine direct service programs related to sight, hearing and health assistance, the Foundation has transformed the lives of hundreds of thousands of youths and adults in our state. Consistent access and critical health solutions are offered to the most vulnerable members of our community who are uninsured or under insured.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,208,632
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,208,632
   Program Service Revenue $64,007
Total Primary Revenue $1,272,639
   Other Revenue $574,989
TOTAL REVENUE $1,847,628
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,368,267
   Administrative Expenses $43,025
   Fundraising Expenses $102,359
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,513,651
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $333,977
   
Net Assets $7,692,347

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
Mobile Screening Program $611,920 44.7%
Patient Services Program $544,694 39.8%
Leap Optical Lab Program $211,653 15.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 07/01/2016 96.66 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.83 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 83.04 three stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 89.77 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 93-6041506
Name in IRS Master File OREGON LIONS SIGHT AND HEARING FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code G41
NTEE Classification Eye Diseases, Blindness and Vision Impairments
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
(561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
(160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 July, 1967
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, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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
$113,426 7.49% Doug Thompson Executive Director

Since 1959, the Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation has taken an active role in protecting the health of Oregonians. Through nine direct service programs related to sight, hearing and health assistance, the Foundation has transformed the lives of hundreds of thousands of youths and adults in our state. Consistent access and critical health solutions are offered to the most vulnerable members of our community who are uninsured or under insured.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation (OR) 96.66 four stars
National Federation of the Blind (MD) 91.59 four stars
Junior Blind of America (CA) 97.23 four stars
The Chicago Lighthouse (IL) 90.59 four stars
Center for Hearing and Communication (NY) 85.98 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation
1010 Northwest 22nd Avenue
Suite 144
Portland, OR 97210
tel: (800) 635-4667
fax: (503) 413-7522
EIN: 93-6041506

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Board Leadership

Carleene Iverson
Chair

CEO

Doug Thompson
Executive Director

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