Better Business Bureau Report for
Dyslexia Center of Utah-New Heights

Better Business Bureau Report issued November 2017
Better Business Bureau Report expires November 2018

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Charity Contact Information

Name: Dyslexia Center of Utah-New Heights
Address: 4587 W Cedar Hills Dr
  Cedar Hills, UT 84062
Phone: 801-756-1933
Web Address:
Also known as:Dyslexia Center of Utah
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Formerly known as:New Heights

Year, State Incorporated: 2011, Utah
Affiliates: None
Stated Purpose: "through its knowledge and innovative instruction it inspires and transforms students with learning differences into confident, independent, and successful readers. Its vision is to collaborate with colleagues and members of the community for the welfare and value of our diverse learners."

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Evaluation Conclusions


Dyslexia Center of Utah-New Heights (DCU) meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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Dyslexia Center of Utah services 145 dyslexic students along the Wasatch Front in three locations. The directors are the leading authorities of dyslexia in the state. Its vision is to help every dyslexic child learn to read regardless of ability to pay for highly-specialized, research-based instruction.

For the fiscal year ended May 31, 2017, DCU's program expenses were:

Program Service 424,597
Total Program Expenses: $424,597
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Chief Executive : Shelley Hatch, Executive Director

Chair of the Board: Boyd Wold
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: Business Growth & Marketing, MarketAxess

Board Size: 6

Paid Staff Size: 20

*Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.
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Fund Raising


Method(s) Used:

invitations to fund raising events, grant proposals, internet, Brochures put in pediatrician offices
Fund raising costs were 26% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $16,401, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)
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Tax Status


This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.
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The following information is based on DCU's IRS Form 990 for the fiscal year ended May 31, 2016.

Source of Funds  
Program Service Revenue 516,149
Contributions & Grants 11,752
Other Revenue 4,649
Total Income $532,550


Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 85%  Fund Raising: 1%  Administrative: 14% 

Total income $532,550
Program expenses $424,597
Fund raising expenses 4,248
Administrative expenses 70,241
Total expenses $499,086
Income in Excess of Expenses 33,464
Beginning net assets 184,041
Ending net assets 217,505
Total liabilities 4,830
Total assets $222,335

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