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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Lange Foundation

Dedicated to saving impounded companion animals

four stars

92.22

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 92.22 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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.

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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 05/01/2017 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)
88.8%
  Administrative Expenses 9.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.60
  Program Expenses Growth 11.1%
  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) 92.22 four stars
Kent Animal Shelter (NY) 90.32 four stars
Wayside Waifs (MO) 87.05 three stars
Pets in Need (CA) 92.71 four stars
PAWS Chicago (IL) 100.00 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,319,676
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,319,676
   Program Service Revenue $74,307
Total Primary Revenue $3,393,983
   Other Revenue $209,220
TOTAL REVENUE $3,603,203
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,811,794
   Administrative Expenses $127,723
   Fundraising Expenses $32,143
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,971,660
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,631,543
   
Net Assets $6,064,346

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
Pet Rescue $1,811,794 100.0%

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 05/01/2017 92.22 four stars
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]
Ruling Date May, 1993
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 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
Not compensated -- Gillian Lange President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lange Foundation (CA) 92.22 four stars
Tree House Humane Society (IL) 95.10 four stars
Jacksonville Humane Society (FL) 98.23 four stars
Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons (NY) 92.41 four stars
League for Animal Welfare (OH) 99.52 four 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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