Houston Lighthouse Foundation Inc in Houston, Texas (TX)

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Houston Lighthouse Foundation Inc
Employer Identification Number (EIN)741618607
Name of OrganizationHouston Lighthouse Foundation Inc
Address3602 W Dallas St, Houston, TX 77019-1704
ActivitiesEndowment fund or financial services
SubsectionCharitable Organization
Ruling Date04/1969
DeductibilityContributions are deductible
FoundationOrganizations operated solely for the benefit of and in conjunction with organizations described in 10 through 16 above
Exempt Organization StatusUnconditional Exemption
Tax Period06/2012
Assets$10,000,000 to $49,999,999
Income$5,000,000 to $9,999,999
Filing Requirement990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Asset Amount$19,132,284
Amount of Income$8,853,510
Form 990 Revenue Amount$1,245,788
National Taxonomy of Exempt Entities (NTEE)Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines: Eye Diseases, Blindness and Vision Impairments

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Amount of income in 2012: $8,853,510 (it was $8,188,282 in 2011)
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Assets in 2012: $19,132,284 (it was $19,346,111 in 2011)
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Financial snapshot ($)

Revenue for 2011

Statements Regarding Other IRS Filings and Tax Compliance (for 2011)
Did the organization have unrelated business gross income of $1,000 or more during the year?No
Initiation fees and capital contributions$0
Gross receipts for public use of club facilities $0
Gross income from members or shareholders$0
Gross income from other sources$0
Statement of Revenue (for 2011)
Total revenue$1,465,084
Contributions, Gifts, Grants and Other Similar Amounts$0
Program Service Revenue$0
Other Revenue
Investment income (including dividends, interest, and other similar amounts)$463,829
Income from investment of tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sales of assets other than inventory$720,130
Gross amount from sales of assets other than inventory (Securities / Other)$7,443,328 / $0
Less: cost or other basis and sales expenses (Securities / Other)$6,723,198 / $0
Gain or (loss) (Securities / Other)$720,130 / $0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous Revenue$0
Statement of Functional Expenses (for 2011)
Total functional expenses$705,406
Compensation of current officers, directors, trustees, and key employees$0
Other salaries and wages$0
Payroll taxes$0
Professional fundraising services$0
Balance Sheet (for 2011)
Total assets$19,346,111
Total liabilities$6,350
Tax-exempt bond liabilities$0
Secured mortgages and notes payable to unrelated third parties$0
Unsecured notes and loans payable to unrelated third parties$0
Total net assets or fund balances$19,339,761
Retained earnings, endowment, accumulated income, or other funds$0
Reason for Public Charity Status (for 2011)
The organization is not a private foundation because it is:An organization organized and operated exclusively for the benefit of, to perform the functions of, or to carry out the purposes of one or more publicly supported organizations described in section 509(a)(1) or section 509(a)(2)
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IdNameAddressStateEstablishedTotal Income
1Georgia Cooperative Services For Th E Blind Inc1780 Oak Road Suite A-1, Snellville, GA 30078-2206GA1946-03$7,031,268
2Tarrant County Association For The Blind Endowment Trust912 W Broadway Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76104-1115TX1985-08$442,090
3Downtown Tucson Lions Club FoundationPO BOX 30970, Tucson, AZ 85751-0970AZ2002-02$75,554
4Central Association For The Blind Inc507 Kent St, Utica, NY 13501-2317NY1937-09$37,794,951
5National Federation Of The Blind Inc, Blind Federation Of America1800 Johnson St, Baltimore, MD 21230-4914MD1949-02$24,446,587
6Readers Digest Partners For Sight Foundation100 S Bedford Td Ste 340, Mount Kisco, NY 10549NY1956-07$13,443,982
7Friends Of Wlrn Inc169 E Flagler St Ste 1400, Miami, FL 33131-1213FL1976-09$12,337,405
8Beacon Lighthouse Inc300 7th St, Wichita Falls, TX 76301-1607TX1974-09$12,222,389
9Lighthouse For The Blind Of Houston3602 W Dallas St, Houston, TX 77019-1704TX1956-03$11,649,827
10Lighthouse For The Blind In New Orleans123 State St, New Orleans, LA 70118-5733LA1938-11$11,120,493
11Dean A Mcgee Eye Institute Endowment Fund608 Sl Young Blvd, Oklahoma City, OK 73104-5014OK1992-09$8,987,866
12Houston Lighthouse Foundation Inc3602 W Dallas St, Houston, TX 77019-1704TX1969-04$8,853,510
13Foundation For Blind Children1235 E Harmont Dr, Phoenix, AZ 85020-3864AZ1968-03$8,679,986
14National Federation Of The Blind Of Texas Inc314 East Highland Mall Blvd Suite25, Austin, TX 78752-3735TX1980-04$757,705
15Great Plains Lions Eye Bank Inc3601 4th St Suite Bab104, Lubbock, TX 79430-0002TX1995-05$497,291
16Childrens Eye Foundation1631 Lancaster Dr Ste 200, Grapevine, TX 76051-2116TX1971-06$308,131
17International Association Of Lions Clubs, Amarillo Downtown Lions Club FoundaPO BOX 2792, Amarillo, TX 79105-2792TX1991-12$57,634
18American Council Of The Blind Of Texas Inc4831 52nd St, Lubbock, TX 79414-3701TX1991-07$40,888
19Austin Council Of The Blind1406 Wilshire Blvd, Austin, TX 78722TX1988-04$35,138
20Houston Council Of The Blind1475 W Gray Ste 183, Houston, TX 77019-4926TX1986-01$7,305
Number of organizations performing similar types of work
District of Columbia1
North Carolina4
New Jersey5
New York15
Rhode Island1
South Carolina4
South Dakota4
West Virginia1

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