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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Alley Cat Rescue

An Alliance for Cat Protection

one star

68.81

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 68.81 one star
  Financial 67.67 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 70.00 two stars
This rating was published 11/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

one star

67.67

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

70.00

This rating was published 11/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
68.1%
  Administrative Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 27.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.26
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.37
  Program Expenses Growth 17.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 40.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alley Cat Rescue on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
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) 68.81 one star
Animal Welfare League (IL) 94.35 four stars
Vegan Outreach (CA) 91.83 four stars
Petco Foundation (TX) 96.66 four stars
Habitat for Horses (TX) 95.32 four stars

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ACR's programs promote better care for community cats through trap-neuter-return. Local programs include placing unwanted cats in new homes, running a low-cost spay/neuter clinic, and providing support for local feral cat caretakers. Nationally we operate a network of CAT ACTION TEAMS across the U.S. Our May Spay Challenge has developed a national network of veterinarians offering free or low-cost TNR services. ACR's mission is to lead the way for humane care for all cats.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,374,279
   Federated Campaigns $137,890
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,512,169
   Program Service Revenue $1,890
Total Primary Revenue $1,514,059
   Other Revenue $85,109
TOTAL REVENUE $1,599,168
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $1,214,854
   Administrative Expenses $110,577
   Fundraising Expenses $425,479
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,750,910
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-151,742
   
Net Assets $608,535

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 $654,878 44.5%
Education & Training $491,179 33.4%
Newsletter $193,499 13.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-07 11/01/2017 68.81 one star
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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • 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
$76,367 4.36% Louise Holton Barnes President

ACR's programs promote better care for community cats through trap-neuter-return. Local programs include placing unwanted cats in new homes, running a low-cost spay/neuter clinic, and providing support for local feral cat caretakers. Nationally we operate a network of CAT ACTION TEAMS across the U.S. Our May Spay Challenge has developed a national network of veterinarians offering free or low-cost TNR services. ACR's mission is to lead the way for humane care for all cats.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Alley Cat Rescue (MD) 68.81 one star
New England Anti-Vivisection Society (MA) 88.23 three stars
Equine Advocates (NY) 89.26 three stars
Wildlife Rescue & Rehabilitation (TX) 88.19 three 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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