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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Main Line Animal Rescue

Celebrating the special bond between companion animals and the people who love them

four stars

90.59

P.O. Box 89 Chester Springs, PA 19425
tel: (610) 933-0606   Web Site
EIN: 23-3017210

Board Leadership
Leslie Briley
President

CEO
Bill Smith
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.59 four stars
  Financial 87.32 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

87.32

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2017 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)
81.2%
  Administrative Expenses 11.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.18
  Program Expenses Growth -1.1%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Main Line Animal Rescue on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Main Line Animal Rescue on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Main Line Animal Rescue (PA) 90.59 four stars
Best Friends Animal Society (UT) 87.20 three stars
Habitat for Horses (TX) 89.30 three stars
Spay-Neuter Assistance Program, Inc. (TX) 85.01 three stars
Idaho Humane Society (ID) 96.62 four stars

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Main Line Animal Rescue has helped thousands of animals find new homes while launching one of the most successful anti-puppy mill campaigns in the history of animal welfare. MLAR celebrates the special bond between companion animals and the people who love them - through rescue, adoption, education and community outreach. Every year, Main Line Animal Rescue assists hundreds of dogs, cats, and rabbits transferred to our facility from overcrowded city shelters. Many of these animals are in need of costly and immediate medical care. We also carefully screen and find new homes for animals privately surrendered by families unable to care for them any longer, and rescue and rehabilitate countless dogs from Pennsylvania's notorious puppy mills.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,905,507
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $187,331
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,092,838
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,092,838
   Other Revenue $572,256
TOTAL REVENUE $2,665,094
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,116,765
   Administrative Expenses $289,085
   Fundraising Expenses $226,603
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,632,453
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $32,641
   
Net Assets $5,647,452

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 and Care for Animals $2,116,765 100.0%

Ratings History
Main Line Animal Rescue has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 03/01/2017 90.59 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.50 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 85.36 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 89.64 three stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 96.89 four stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 84.39 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 72.54 two stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 77.37 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 23-3017210
Name in IRS Master File MAIN LINE 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 May, 2000
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, 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
$57,500 2.18% William Smith Executive Director

Main Line Animal Rescue has helped thousands of animals find new homes while launching one of the most successful anti-puppy mill campaigns in the history of animal welfare. MLAR celebrates the special bond between companion animals and the people who love them - through rescue, adoption, education and community outreach. Every year, Main Line Animal Rescue assists hundreds of dogs, cats, and rabbits transferred to our facility from overcrowded city shelters. Many of these animals are in need of costly and immediate medical care. We also carefully screen and find new homes for animals privately surrendered by families unable to care for them any longer, and rescue and rehabilitate countless dogs from Pennsylvania's notorious puppy mills.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Main Line Animal Rescue (PA) 90.59 four stars
Petfinder Foundation (AZ) 92.92 four stars
Equine Advocates (NY) 89.26 three stars
Petco Foundation (TX) 96.66 four stars
RedRover (CA) 96.93 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Main Line Animal Rescue
P.O. Box 89
Chester Springs, PA 19425
tel: (610) 933-0606
fax: (610) 933-7900
EIN: 23-3017210

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Board Leadership

Leslie Briley
President

CEO

Bill Smith
Executive Director

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