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    SPCA of Wake County

    SPCA of Wake County

     

    ...Is this your nonprofit?

    ...501(c)(3) organization

    ...Donations are tax-deductible

    ...https://spcawake.org

    ...200 PETFINDER LN
    Raleigh NC 27603-6075

    919-772-2326


    Raleigh NC | IRS ruling year: 1968 | EIN: 56-0891732  

     

    Founded in Raleigh in 1967, the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals of Wake County (SPCA Wake) is an independent, 501 (c)(3) animal welfare organization and shelter, serving the central and eastern regions of NC. Our mission is to transform the lives of pets and people through protection, care, education, and adoption.

    Funded by charitable support, SPCA Wake provides vital community programs that pick up where local government agencies leave off. For 53 years, we have provided comprehensive support services to companion animals in need with sheltering, care and adoption. SPCA Wake also provides people-focused programs that help keep families and pets together, including large scale spay/neuter services, affordable access to basic pet vaccines and preventative care, pet food/supplies assistance, a professional pet behavior network, disaster relief and response efforts, and youth education programs that promote empathy.

     


    Rating Information

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    This charity's score is 92%, earning it a Four-Star rating. If this organization aligns with your passions and values, you can give with confidence.


    This overall score is calculated from multiple beacon scores: 90% Accountability & Finance, 10% Leadership & Adaptability. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

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     Important note on the timeliness of ratings

    The IRS is significantly delayed in processing nonprofits' annual tax filings (Forms 990). As a result, the Accountability & Finance score for SPCA of Wake County is outdated and the overall rating may not be representative of its current operations. Please check with the charity directly for any questions you may have.

    Rating Report

    • Impact & Results
    • Accountability & Finance
    • Culture & Community
    • Leadership & Adaptability
    Accountability & Finance
    Impact & ResultsAccountability & FinanceCulture & CommunityLeadership & Adaptability

     

    Accountability & Finance

     

    SPCA of Wake County has earned a 91% for the Accountability & Finance beacon. See the metrics below for more information.

    This beacon provides an assessment of a charity's financial health (financial efficiency, sustainability, and trustworthiness) and its commitment to governance practices and policies.

    This Accountability & Finance score represents IRS Form 990 data up until FY 2020, which is the most recent Form 990 currently available to us. 

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    Accountability and Transparency
    ...Full Credit
      
    ...Partial Credit
      
    ...No Credit
      
    ...Not Applicable
    Governance
    Policies
    Transparency

    Financial Metrics
    ...Full Credit
      
    ...Partial Credit
      
    ...No Credit
      
    ...Not Applicable
    ...Liabilities to Assets Ratio - 28.60% - 2.5/10 pts
    ...Working Capital Ratio - 1.02 years - 10/10 pts
    ...Fundraising Efficiency - $0.10 - 7.5/10 pts
    ...Administrative Expense Ratio - 9.10% - 10/10 pts
    ...Fundraising Expense Ratio - 8.90% - 10/10 pts
    ...Program Expense Ratio - 81.80% - 9.08/10 pts
    ...Program Expense Growth - 8.39% - 8.39/10 pts

    Unscored Information

    Total Revenue and Expenses - Data Available
    Salary of Key Persons - Data Available
    IRS Published Data (Business Master File) - Data Available
    Data Sources (IRS Forms 990) - Data Available
    Pandemic Response - Data Available

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