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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

SPCA of Wake County

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four stars

91.27

200 Petfinder Lane Raleigh, NC 27603
tel: (919) 772-2326   Web Site
EIN: 56-0891732

Board Leadership
Melanie Reeve
President

CEO
Kim Janzen
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.27 four stars
  Financial 88.33 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

88.33

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2017 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)
79.5%
  Administrative Expenses 12.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.33
  Program Expenses Growth 2.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SPCA of Wake County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SPCA of Wake County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SPCA of Wake County (NC) 91.27 four stars
Dakin Humane Society (MA) 89.61 three stars
Potter League for Animals (RI) 88.01 three stars
Providence Animal Rescue League (RI) 86.27 three stars
Coulee Region Humane Society (WI) 90.80 four stars

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Founded in Raleigh in 1967, the SPCA (Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) of Wake County is dedicated to creating a more humane community where every adoptable animal has a home. Each year the SPCA rehomes over 3,000 animals through its innovative adoption programs and lost and found efforts. The SPCA's mission is to protect, shelter and promote the adoption of homeless animals; to provide education about responsible pet ownership and to reduce pet overpopulation through spay/neuter programs. The SPCA of Wake County operates two animal shelters: the Curtis Dail Pet Adoption Center focuses on pet adoption and public education, and the Holding Center located in Garner. This facility is used to shelter animals waiting for space at the Curtis Dail Pet Adoption Center. The SPCA also operates the Saving Lives Spay/Neuter Clinic, providing low-cost surgeries to the general public. In July 2010, the SPCA became a no-kill agency working towards a no-kill community.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,464,326
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $400,116
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,864,442
   Program Service Revenue $297,917
Total Primary Revenue $3,162,359
   Other Revenue $117,663
TOTAL REVENUE $3,280,022
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,207,029
   Administrative Expenses $310,587
   Fundraising Expenses $285,800
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,803,416
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $476,606
   
Net Assets $3,692,877

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
Sheltering & Adoption $1,718,499 77.9%
Spay/Neuter $431,460 19.5%
Community Outreach Program $57,070 2.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 06/01/2017 91.27 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.61 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 79.46 two stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 86.50 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 84.81 three stars
2011-12 12/01/2012 88.67 three stars
2010-12 11/01/2011 90.49 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 94.27 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/01/2010 95.92 four stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 90.11 four stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 95.38 four stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 92.18 four 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 56-0891732
Name in IRS Master File SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS WAKE COUNTY INC
NTEE Code D20
NTEE Classification Animal Protection and Welfare
NTEE Type Animal-Related
Classification Organization to Prevent Cruelty to Animals
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 June, 1968
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 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
$96,416 3.43% Kim Janzen Executive Director

Founded in Raleigh in 1967, the SPCA (Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) of Wake County is dedicated to creating a more humane community where every adoptable animal has a home. Each year the SPCA rehomes over 3,000 animals through its innovative adoption programs and lost and found efforts. The SPCA's mission is to protect, shelter and promote the adoption of homeless animals; to provide education about responsible pet ownership and to reduce pet overpopulation through spay/neuter programs. The SPCA of Wake County operates two animal shelters: the Curtis Dail Pet Adoption Center focuses on pet adoption and public education, and the Holding Center located in Garner. This facility is used to shelter animals waiting for space at the Curtis Dail Pet Adoption Center. The SPCA also operates the Saving Lives Spay/Neuter Clinic, providing low-cost surgeries to the general public. In July 2010, the SPCA became a no-kill agency working towards a no-kill community.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SPCA of Wake County (NC) 91.27 four stars
Animal Rescue League of Berks County, Inc. (PA) 89.36 three stars
PAWS (Progressive Animal Welfare Society) (WA) 90.26 four stars
Dumb Friends League (CO) 92.88 four stars
Baltimore Humane Society (MD) 86.09 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

SPCA of Wake County
200 Petfinder Lane
Raleigh, NC 27603
tel: (919) 772-2326
fax: (919) 772-2482
EIN: 56-0891732

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Board Leadership

Melanie Reeve
President

CEO

Kim Janzen
President and CEO

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