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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Alley Cat Rescue

An Alliance for Cat Protection

two stars

75.41

P.O. Box 585 Mt. Rainier, MD 20712
tel: (301) 277-5595   Web Site
EIN: 52-2279100

Board Leadership
Louise Holton
President

CEO
Louise Holton
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 75.41 two stars
  Financial 70.25 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 82.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

two stars

70.25

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

82.00

This rating was published 07/01/2016 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)
68.4%
  Administrative Expenses 3.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 27.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.25
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.54
  Program Expenses Growth 8.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 32.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alley Cat Rescue on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alley Cat Rescue on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Alley Cat Rescue (MD) 75.41 two stars
Main Line Animal Rescue (PA) 90.59 four stars
Vegan Outreach (CA) 90.79 four stars
Best Friends Animal Society (UT) 87.20 three stars
Animal Welfare League (IL) 92.99 four stars

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Alley Cat Rescue (ACR) works to protect cats on several levels: locally through rescue, rehabilitation and adoption of cats and nationally through a network of Cat Action Teams, called CAT. ACR is dedicated to the health, well-being and welfare of all cats: domestic, stray, abandoned and feral. ACR is helping to solve the crisis and tragedy of unwanted and abandoned cats. We are saving lives with innovative hands-on programs; we have rescued thousands of cats and placed them in loving homes; we assist with all aspects of feral cat care, wildlife predation and rabies control; and we also provide information on cat health, cat behavior, feline diseases, and special needs.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,379,745
   Federated Campaigns $109,386
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,489,131
   Program Service Revenue $5,040
Total Primary Revenue $1,494,171
   Other Revenue $39,817
TOTAL REVENUE $1,533,988
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $1,203,350
   Administrative Expenses $77,031
   Fundraising Expenses $534,650
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,815,031
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-281,043
   
Net Assets $759,030

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
Rescue, Care & Adoption $772,448 49.3%
Education & Training $435,121 27.8%
Newsletter $247,063 15.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-07 07/01/2016 75.41 two stars
2014-07 06/01/2016 77.14 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-07 04/01/2016 78.53 two stars
2014-07 10/01/2015 76.26 two stars
2013-07 10/01/2014 66.33 one star
2012-07 12/01/2013 74.19 two stars
2011-07 08/01/2012 62.47 one star
2010-07 09/20/2011 68.46 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-07 12/01/2010 79.95 two stars
2008-07 12/15/2009 74.91 two stars
2007-07 12/01/2008 85.90 three stars
2006-07 10/01/2007 88.55 three 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 52-2279100
Name in IRS Master File ALLEY CAT RESCUE INC
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
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 January, 2001
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End July
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • July, 2015
  • July, 2014
  • July, 2013
  • July, 2012
  • July, 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
$69,572 3.83% Louise Holton Barnes President, Founder

Alley Cat Rescue (ACR) works to protect cats on several levels: locally through rescue, rehabilitation and adoption of cats and nationally through a network of Cat Action Teams, called CAT. ACR is dedicated to the health, well-being and welfare of all cats: domestic, stray, abandoned and feral. ACR is helping to solve the crisis and tragedy of unwanted and abandoned cats. We are saving lives with innovative hands-on programs; we have rescued thousands of cats and placed them in loving homes; we assist with all aspects of feral cat care, wildlife predation and rabies control; and we also provide information on cat health, cat behavior, feline diseases, and special needs.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Alley Cat Rescue (MD) 75.41 two stars
Animal Welfare Society (ME) 91.83 four stars
Actors and Others for Animals (CA) 85.58 three stars
St. Hubert's Animal Welfare Center (NJ) 97.16 four stars
Best Friends Animal Society (UT) 87.20 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Alley Cat Rescue
P.O. Box 585
Mt. Rainier, MD 20712
tel: (301) 277-5595
EIN: 52-2279100

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Board Leadership

Louise Holton
President

CEO

Louise Holton
President

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