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Penrickton Center for Blind Children

Caring for blind, multi-disabled children

three stars

87.27

26530 Eureka Road Taylor, MI 48180
tel: (734) 946-7500   Web Site
EIN: 38-1471325

CEO
Kurt M. Sebaly
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.27 three stars
  Financial 99.85 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 82.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 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

99.85

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

82.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 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)
90.3%
  Administrative Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.28
  Program Expenses Growth 6.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Penrickton Center for Blind Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Penrickton Center for Blind Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Penrickton Center for Blind Children (MI) 87.27 three stars
Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation (OR) 96.66 four stars
VisionCorps (PA) 95.43 four stars
Miami Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired (FL) 98.06 four stars
Leader Dogs for the Blind (MI) 91.88 four stars

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Penrickton Center for Blind Children was established in the City of Taylor, Michigan in 1952 by three families as a day nursery for blind pre-schoolers because no such program existed. Penrickton Center for Blind Children is a unique agency, providing five-day residential, day care, and consultation/evaluation services to blind, multi-disabled children ages one through twelve. Each program is individually designed to promote independence in all aspects of daily living. Penrickton Center utilizes its experience and expertise to train and serve families, children and professionals through support services, education and advocacy.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,719,066
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $11,900
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,730,966
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,730,966
   Other Revenue $494,886
TOTAL REVENUE $2,225,852
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,829,028
   Administrative Expenses $140,163
   Fundraising Expenses $38,634
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,007,825
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $218,027
   
Net Assets $8,332,885

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
Resident & Day Care $1,829,028 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-08 11/01/2016 87.27 three stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 87.16 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 11/01/2015 85.30 three stars
2013-08 12/22/2014 86.70 three stars
2012-08 10/01/2013 85.32 three stars
2011-08 05/01/2012 84.06 three stars
2010-08 09/20/2011 80.34 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-08 07/01/2010 79.91 two stars
2008-08 08/01/2009 82.49 three stars
2007-08 09/01/2008 89.89 three stars
2006-08 07/01/2007 87.43 three stars
2005-08 05/01/2006 86.16 three stars
2004-08 08/01/2005 86.12 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 38-1471325
Name in IRS Master File PENRICKTON CENTER FOR BLIND CHILDREN
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 (46) Private school
(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 September, 1956
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013
  • August, 2012
  • August, 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
$138,328 6.88% Kurt M. Sebaly Executive Director

Penrickton Center for Blind Children was established in the City of Taylor, Michigan in 1952 by three families as a day nursery for blind pre-schoolers because no such program existed. Penrickton Center for Blind Children is a unique agency, providing five-day residential, day care, and consultation/evaluation services to blind, multi-disabled children ages one through twelve. Each program is individually designed to promote independence in all aspects of daily living. Penrickton Center utilizes its experience and expertise to train and serve families, children and professionals through support services, education and advocacy.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Penrickton Center for Blind Children (MI) 87.27 three stars
JBI International (NY) 97.00 four stars
Blind Children's Center (CA) 96.69 four stars
Happy Hands Education Center (OK) 94.03 four stars
Cleveland Sight Center (OH) 94.50 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Penrickton Center for Blind Children
26530 Eureka Road
Taylor, MI 48180
tel: (734) 946-7500
fax: (734) 946-6707
EIN: 38-1471325

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CEO

Kurt M. Sebaly
Executive Director

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