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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Bangor Humane Society

The animal place

three stars

81.96

693 Mount Hope Avenue Bangor, ME 04401
tel: (207) 942-8902   Web Site
EIN: 01-0215910

Board Leadership
Lani Naihe
President

CEO
Suzan Pendergast
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.96 three stars
  Financial 88.99 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 77.00 two stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Bangor Humane Society (BHS) was founded in 1869 making us the oldest Humane Society in the State of Maine. We operate Maine's largest animal care and adoption facility, both in terms of the total number of animals handled and geographical area we serve. The BHS cares for approximately 5,000 owner released and stray animals each year. We serve over 200 communities in Maine, including eastern, coastal, down-east, and parts of northern Maine.

Bangor Humane Society (BHS) was founded in 1869 making us the oldest Humane Society in the State of Maine. We operate Maine's largest animal care and adoption facility, both in terms of the total number of animals handled and geographical area we serve. The BHS cares for approximately 5,000 owner released and stray animals each year. We serve over 200 communities in Maine, including eastern, coastal, down-east, and parts of northern Maine.

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Financial

three stars

88.99

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

77.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
85.1%
  Administrative Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.65
  Program Expenses Growth 1.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bangor Humane Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bangor Humane Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bangor Humane Society (ME) 81.96 three stars
Española Humane (NM) 93.83 four stars
Asheville Humane Society (NC) 88.80 three stars
Dumb Friends League (CO) 90.84 four stars
SAVE, A Friend to Homeless Animals (NJ) 90.29 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $668,536
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $668,536
   Program Service Revenue $402,935
Total Primary Revenue $1,071,471
   Other Revenue $174,098
TOTAL REVENUE $1,245,569
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,045,385
   Administrative Expenses $83,317
   Fundraising Expenses $92,349
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,221,051
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $24,518
   
Net Assets $3,022,623

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
Adoption Services $1,045,385 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-04 02/01/2019 81.96 three stars
2017-04 03/01/2018 82.26 three stars
2016-04 02/01/2018 82.31 three stars
2016-04 04/01/2017 79.68 two stars
2015-04 06/01/2016 78.58 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-04 12/01/2015 76.44 two stars
2014-04 08/01/2015 77.95 two stars
2013-04 02/01/2014 72.60 two stars
2012-04 06/01/2013 75.55 two stars
2011-04 03/01/2012 72.86 two stars
2010-04 09/20/2011 77.60 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-04 03/01/2011 78.94 two stars
2008-04 12/17/2008 91.44 four stars
2007-04 11/01/2007 89.30 three stars
2006-04 06/01/2007 88.50 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 01-0215910
Name in IRS Master File BANGOR HUMANE SOCIETY
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 (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 June, 1977
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End April
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • April, 2017
  • April, 2016
  • April, 2015
  • April, 2014
  • April, 2013

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$88,854 7.27% Suzan L Bell Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bangor Humane Society (ME) 81.96 three stars
Hawaiian Humane Society (HI) 88.54 three stars
Humane Pennsylvania (PA) 86.38 three stars
Blue Mountain Humane Society (WA) 96.82 four stars
Houston SPCA (TX) 95.65 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Bangor Humane Society
693 Mount Hope Avenue
Bangor, ME 04401
tel: (207) 942-8902
fax: (207) 942-1223
EIN: 01-0215910

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Board Leadership

Lani Naihe
President

CEO

Suzan Pendergast
Executive Director

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