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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Asheville Humane Society

Serving Buncombe county since 1984

three stars

88.80

14 Forever Friend Land Asheville, NC 28806
tel: (828) 761-2001   Web Site
EIN: 56-1444098

Board Leadership
Kimberly Evans
Chair

CEO
John Haas
Interim Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.80 three stars
  Financial 84.17 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Asheville Humane Society is about hope, not heartache. As Buncombe County's critical safety net since 1984, we are always here to save and protect every animal. We have mastered the art of saving lives within our walls and now we are going even further, helping our community's pets and their people thrive together. We are going beyond a no-kill community to ensure that each animal has the quality of life they deserve - a life worth living.

Asheville Humane Society is about hope, not heartache. As Buncombe County's critical safety net since 1984, we are always here to save and protect every animal. We have mastered the art of saving lives within our walls and now we are going even further, helping our community's pets and their people thrive together. We are going beyond a no-kill community to ensure that each animal has the quality of life they deserve - a life worth living.

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Financial

three stars

84.17

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
79.7%
  Administrative Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.24
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.44
  Program Expenses Growth 5.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Asheville Humane Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Asheville Humane Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Asheville Humane Society (NC) 88.80 three stars
Roanoke Valley SPCA (VA) 92.12 four stars
Whidbey Animals Improvement Foundation (WA) 93.83 four stars
Placer SPCA (CA) 90.22 four stars
Houston Humane Society (TX) 93.57 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,523,998
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $280,398
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,804,396
   Program Service Revenue $1,034,983
Total Primary Revenue $2,839,379
   Other Revenue $-16,981
TOTAL REVENUE $2,822,398
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,294,630
   Administrative Expenses $120,844
   Fundraising Expenses $434,920
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,850,394
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-27,996
   
Net Assets $3,926,697

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 & Rescue $2,294,630 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 08/01/2018 88.80 three stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 93.68 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 93.88 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 96.18 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 90.81 four stars
2013-06 09/01/2015 96.40 four stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 93.88 four stars
2012-06 02/01/2014 92.06 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 56-1444098
Name in IRS Master File ASHEVILLE HUMANE SOCIETY 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 (913) Prevention of cruelty to animals
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 October, 1985
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$90,462 3.17% Tracy Elliot Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Asheville Humane Society (NC) 88.80 three stars
Humane Society of the Treasure Coast (FL) 90.29 four stars
The Marin Humane Society (CA) 92.80 four stars
Humane Society of Harrisburg Area (PA) 86.84 three stars
Tri-County Humane Society (MN) 87.47 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Asheville Humane Society
14 Forever Friend Land
Asheville, NC 28806
tel: (828) 761-2001
EIN: 56-1444098

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Board Leadership

Kimberly Evans
Chair

CEO

John Haas
Interim Executive Director

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