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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter

Our family until they are yours.

three stars

86.06

194 Route 10 West East Hanover, NJ 07936
tel: (973) 386-0590   Web Site
EIN: 23-7189562

Board Leadership
Henry Ristuccia
President

CEO
Lorraine Caffrey
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.06 three stars
  Financial 80.71 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Vision
We envision a community of people and organizations committed to working together to eliminate the occurrence of abused, neglected, and homeless animals.

Mission
To build a community of people and organizations working together to save today's, and prevent tomorrow's, abused, neglected and homeless animals.

How we do this …

-Deliver the highest level of animal care to prepare today's animals in need for their future homes
-Bring together the cats and dogs who need a loving family with the people who want them
-Provide community services and resources to ensure every animal has a safe and healthy life

Vision
We envision a community of people and organizations committed to working together to eliminate the occurrence of abused, neglected, and homeless animals.

Mission
To build a community of people and organizations working together to save today's, and prevent tomorrow's, abused, neglected and homeless animals.

How we do this …

-Deliver the highest level of animal care to prepare today's animals in need for their future homes
-Bring together the cats and dogs who need a loving family with the people who want them
-Provide community services and resources to ensure every animal has a safe and healthy life

Financial

three stars

80.71

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
73.3%
  Administrative Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.21
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.58
  Program Expenses Growth 4.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter (NJ) 86.06 three stars
Arizona Animal Welfare League & SPCA (AZ) 94.02 four stars
Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA (VA) 94.03 four stars
Humane Society of Greater Miami (FL) 93.86 four stars
Austin Pets Alive (TX) 93.72 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $818,145
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $36,459
   Fundraising Events $21,675
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $876,279
   Program Service Revenue $194,372
Total Primary Revenue $1,070,651
   Other Revenue $100,773
TOTAL REVENUE $1,171,424
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,019,795
   Administrative Expenses $127,739
   Fundraising Expenses $177,334
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,324,868
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-153,444
   
Net Assets $2,130,865

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
Shelter Operation $1,019,795 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 03/01/2021 86.06 three stars
2018-06 11/01/2020 83.71 three stars
2018-06 10/01/2020 83.21 three stars
2018-06 04/01/2020 79.52 two 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 23-7189562
Name in IRS Master File MT PLEASANT ANIMAL SHELTER INC
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
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 December, 1973
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$39,231 2.96% Maureen Van Artsdalen Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$44,608 3.36% Abigail Berenbak Former Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter (NJ) 86.06 three stars
Pets in Need (CA) 93.70 four stars
Furkids Animal Rescue and Shelters (GA) 92.38 four stars
Cat Adoption Team (OR) 89.24 three stars
Atlanta Humane Society (GA) 87.08 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter
194 Route 10 West
East Hanover, NJ 07936
tel: (973) 386-0590
fax: (973) 386-0773
EIN: 23-7189562

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Board Leadership

Henry Ristuccia
President

CEO

Lorraine Caffrey
Executive Director

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