Financial Accountability

Demonstrating financial accountability to our community is a core value at The Chicago Lighthouse. Read our annual reports, browse our audited financial statements and learn more about our four-star rating from Charity Navigator.

Charity Navigator

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For the second year in a row, The Chicago Lighthouse has earned a four-star rating from Charity Navigator, the nation’s largest and most-utilized evaluator of charities, for sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency.

We are proud to announce The Chicago Lighthouse has earned our second consecutive 4-star rating. This is our highest possible rating and indicates that your organization adheres to sector best practices and executes its mission in a financially efficient way. Attaining a 4-star rating verifies that The Chicago Lighthouse exceeds industry standards and outperforms most
charities in your area of work. Only 24% of the charities we evaluate have received at least 2 consecutive 4-star evaluations, indicating that The Chicago Lighthouse outperforms most other charities in America. This exceptional designation from Charity Navigator sets The Chicago Lighthouse apart from its peers and demonstrates to the public its trustworthiness.

Michael Thatcher
President and CEO
Charity Navigator

Annual Reports

Annual Report FY2016

Annual Report FY2015

Annual Report FY2014

Annual Report FY2013

Annual Report FY2012

Annual Report FY2011

Audited Financial Statements

Audit FY2016

Audit FY2015

Audit FY2014

Audit FY2013

Audit FY2012

IRS Form 990

990 FY2016

990 FY2015

990 FY2014

990 FY2013

990 FY2012

990 FY2011

IRS Form 990T

990T FY2016

990T FY2015

Chicago Lighthouse Industries IRS Form 990

990-EZ FY2016


For more information, please contact:

Jennifer Miller
Chief Development Officer, Financial Development
(312) 997-3643
Email Jennifer