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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Lange Foundation

Dedicated to saving impounded companion animals

four stars

95.00

2106 South Sepulveda Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90025
tel: (310) 473-5585   Web Site
EIN: 95-4407687

Board Leadership
Gillian Lange
President

CEO
Gillian Lange
President, Founder

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.00 four stars
  Financial 99.02 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

99.02

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
87.3%
  Administrative Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.90
  Program Expenses Growth 7.0%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lange Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lange Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lange Foundation (CA) 95.00 four stars
Northwest Organization for Animal Help (WA) 90.47 four stars
Greenville Humane Society (SC) 100.00 four stars
Heart of the Valley Animal Shelter (MT) 91.90 four stars
Wayside Waifs (MO) 87.05 three stars

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The Lange Foundation (a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization) was founded in 1993 by Gillian Lange, recipient of the 1980 City of Los Angeles St. Francis of Assisi award for her rescue work with impounded animals since 1974. Lange founded the Amanda Foundation in 1975. To date the two Foundations have rescued and placed over 25,000 cats, dogs and horses who would otherwise have been destroyed in overcrowded public animal shelters. Lange and a group of dedicated staff and volunteers works and will continue working everyday to help homeless animals.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,263,783
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,263,783
   Program Service Revenue $63,960
Total Primary Revenue $2,327,743
   Other Revenue $170,260
TOTAL REVENUE $2,498,003
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,366,866
   Administrative Expenses $175,460
   Fundraising Expenses $27,565
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,569,891
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $928,112
   
Net Assets $4,432,803

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Lange Foundation has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 95.00 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 94.79 four stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 97.01 four stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 92.17 four stars
2011-12 11/06/2012 82.88 three stars
2011-12 09/01/2012 73.14 two stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 59.52 one star
2010-12 09/20/2011 55.27 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/22/2010 99.41 four stars
2008-12 12/01/2009 99.55 four stars
2007-12 08/01/2009 99.57 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 95-4407687
Name in IRS Master File LANGE FOUNDATION
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
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]
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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
Not compensated -- Gillian Lange President

The Lange Foundation (a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization) was founded in 1993 by Gillian Lange, recipient of the 1980 City of Los Angeles St. Francis of Assisi award for her rescue work with impounded animals since 1974. Lange founded the Amanda Foundation in 1975. To date the two Foundations have rescued and placed over 25,000 cats, dogs and horses who would otherwise have been destroyed in overcrowded public animal shelters. Lange and a group of dedicated staff and volunteers works and will continue working everyday to help homeless animals.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lange Foundation (CA) 95.00 four stars
MaxFund (CO) 97.44 four stars
Geauga Humane Society (OH) 88.28 three stars
Pets in Need (CA) 91.53 four stars
San Antonio Humane Society (TX) 88.05 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Lange Foundation
2106 South Sepulveda Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90025
tel: (310) 473-5585
fax: (310) 473-0157
EIN: 95-4407687

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Board Leadership

Gillian Lange
President

CEO

Gillian Lange
President, Founder

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