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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

SPCA Tampa Bay

spread the humanimality

three stars

82.57

9099 130th Avenue N Largo, FL 33773
tel: (727) 586-3591   Web Site
EIN: 59-0715928

Board Leadership
Jonathan Browy
Board President

CEO
Martha Boden
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.57 three stars
  Financial 80.44 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Our Vision:

Create a community where every animal matters.

Our Mission:

Through passionate collaboration with our community, we transform the lives of animals..
SPCA Tampa Bay is the only non-profit, open-admission animal shelter and public veterinary center in Pinellas County. Our shelter in Largo cares for more than 8,000 animals annually that have been surrendered by their owners, along with injured wildlife.
The bond between humans and animals brings a joy like no other. As community advocates for the humane treatment of all animals, we work to bring more of this joy to people and pets throughout Tampa Bay. It's called spreading the humanimality.

Our Vision:

Create a community where every animal matters.

Our Mission:

Through passionate collaboration with our community, we transform the lives of animals..
SPCA Tampa Bay is the only non-profit, open-admission animal shelter and public veterinary center in Pinellas County. Our shelter in Largo cares for more than 8,000 animals annually that have been surrendered by their owners, along with injured wildlife.
The bond between humans and animals brings a joy like no other. As community advocates for the humane treatment of all animals, we work to bring more of this joy to people and pets throughout Tampa Bay. It's called spreading the humanimality.

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Financial

three stars

80.44

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
77.8%
  Administrative Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.56
  Program Expenses Growth 15.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 28.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SPCA Tampa Bay on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SPCA Tampa Bay on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SPCA Tampa Bay (FL) 82.57 three stars
Kansas Humane Society (KS) 88.79 three stars
Oregon Humane Society (OR) 94.85 four stars
Toledo Area Humane Society (OH) 89.32 three stars
Humane Society of North Texas (TX) 94.34 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,024,588
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $143,674
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,168,262
   Program Service Revenue $1,814,154
Total Primary Revenue $4,982,416
   Other Revenue $234,673
TOTAL REVENUE $5,217,089
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,693,497
   Administrative Expenses $423,372
   Fundraising Expenses $792,618
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,909,487
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-692,398
   
Net Assets $8,465,109

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
Animal Shelter $2,664,861 56.8%
Vet Center $2,028,636 43.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/21/2018 82.57 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 82.18 three stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 76.69 two stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 78.17 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 79.17 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 75.93 two stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 74.30 two stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 75.60 two stars
2011-06 11/06/2012 79.06 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 81.58 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 06/01/2011 74.99 two stars
2009-06 06/01/2010 81.37 three stars
2008-06 07/01/2009 83.13 three stars
2007-06 06/01/2008 80.36 three stars
2006-06 04/01/2007 72.23 two stars
2005-06 07/01/2006 72.82 two 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 59-0715928
Name in IRS Master File SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUEL TY TO ANIMALS TAMPA BAY FLORIDA IN
NTEE Code D20
NTEE Classification Animal Protection and Welfare
NTEE Type Animal-Related
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (913) Prevention of cruelty to animals
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
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 May, 1974
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$119,957 2.02% Martha Boden CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SPCA Tampa Bay (FL) 82.57 three stars
Coulee Region Humane Society (WI) 91.19 four stars
Providence Animal Center (PA) 89.52 three stars
Anderson Animal Shelter (IL) 94.45 four stars
Montgomery County SPCA (PA) 91.23 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

SPCA Tampa Bay
9099 130th Avenue N
Largo, FL 33773
tel: (727) 586-3591
fax: (727) 499-0368
EIN: 59-0715928

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Board Leadership

Jonathan Browy
Board President

CEO

Martha Boden
Chief Executive Officer

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