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Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation

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

four stars

96.45

1010 Northwest 22nd Avenue Suite 144
Portland, OR 97210
tel: (503) 413-7399   Web Site
EIN: 93-6041506

Board Leadership
Red Rowley
Chair

CEO
Doug Thompson
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.45 four stars
  Financial 94.99 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.

Since 1959, the Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation has taken an active role in protecting the health of Oregonians. Through 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.

Since 1959, the Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation has taken an active role in protecting the health of Oregonians. Through 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.

Financial

four stars

94.99

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)
90.1%
  Administrative Expenses 2.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.99
  Program Expenses Growth 6.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.2%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation (OR) 96.45 four stars
Lighthouse of Broward County (FL) 96.22 four stars
Braille Institute of America (CA) 87.11 three stars
Penrickton Center for Blind Children (MI) 86.43 three stars
Blind Children's Center (CA) 94.26 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $753,596
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $753,596
   Program Service Revenue $130,973
Total Primary Revenue $884,569
   Other Revenue $162,346
TOTAL REVENUE $1,046,915
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,366,992
   Administrative Expenses $11,632
   Fundraising Expenses $116,352
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,494,976
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-448,061
   
Net Assets $6,797,423

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
Patient Services Program $825,415 60.4%
Mobile Screening Program $303,495 22.2%
Leap Optical Lab Program $238,082 17.4%

Ratings History
Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 07/01/2018 96.45 four stars
2017-06 06/01/2018 95.46 four stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 98.23 four stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 89.94 three stars
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, 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
$118,184 7.90% Doug Thompson Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation (OR) 96.45 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation
1010 Northwest 22nd Avenue
Suite 144
Portland, OR 97210
tel: (503) 413-7399
fax: (503) 413-7522
EIN: 93-6041506

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Board Leadership

Red Rowley
Chair

CEO

Doug Thompson
Executive Director

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