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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Animal Refuge League

Providing temporary care and shelter

three stars

87.60

449 Stroudwater Street Westbrook, ME 04092
tel: (207) 854-9771   Web Site
EIN: 01-0212541

Board Leadership
Kevin Mahoney
President

CEO
Patsy Murphy
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.60 three stars
  Financial 84.41 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

84.41

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 12/01/2016 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)
73.5%
  Administrative Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.03
  Program Expenses Growth 4.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Animal Refuge League on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Animal Refuge League on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Animal Refuge League (ME) 87.60 three stars
HALO Animal Rescue (AZ) 90.58 four stars
The Anti-Cruelty Society (IL) 91.64 four stars
Greenhill Humane Society, SPCA (OR) 93.68 four stars
Brandywine Valley SPCA (PA) 91.31 four stars

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Animal Refuge League's mission is to provide temporary care and shelter for stray, abandoned and relinquished animals, and to place as many as possible into responsible and caring homes. The Animal Refuge League also works to create awareness and support for the humane treatment of all animals and to end animal overpopulation through education and the promotion of spaying and neutering.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,872,036
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $133,601
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,005,637
   Program Service Revenue $751,694
Total Primary Revenue $2,757,331
   Other Revenue $141,004
TOTAL REVENUE $2,898,335
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,427,055
   Administrative Expenses $234,157
   Fundraising Expenses $332,262
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,993,474
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $904,861
   
Net Assets $11,337,932

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
Operation of Animal Shelter $1,427,055 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 12/01/2016 87.60 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.92 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 88.19 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 86.53 three stars
2012-12 08/01/2014 87.96 three stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 84.08 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 81.43 three stars
2010-12 10/01/2012 81.81 three 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 01-0212541
Name in IRS Master File ANIMAL REFUGE LEAGUE OF GREATER PORTLAND
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 August, 1942
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
$106,003 5.31% Patsy Murphy Executive Director

Animal Refuge League's mission is to provide temporary care and shelter for stray, abandoned and relinquished animals, and to place as many as possible into responsible and caring homes. The Animal Refuge League also works to create awareness and support for the humane treatment of all animals and to end animal overpopulation through education and the promotion of spaying and neutering.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Animal Refuge League (ME) 87.60 three stars
Heartland Humane Society (OR) 86.67 three stars
Coulee Region Humane Society (WI) 90.80 four stars
Humane Society of Missouri (MO) 91.06 four stars
Humane Society of Berks County (PA) 87.98 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Animal Refuge League
449 Stroudwater Street
Westbrook, ME 04092
tel: (207) 854-9771
EIN: 01-0212541

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 336
Westbrook, ME 04098

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Board Leadership

Kevin Mahoney
President

CEO

Patsy Murphy
Executive Director

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