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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

HALO Animal Rescue

Helping Animals Live On

three stars

85.29

3227 East Bell Road Suite D151 Phoenix, AZ 85032
tel: (602) 971-9222   Web Site
EIN: 86-0832160

Board Leadership
Hilary Fox
Board Chair

CEO
Heather Allen
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.29 three stars
  Financial 79.20 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

HALO (Helping Animals Live On) is a private, non-profit organization founded in 1994 by two women, Michel Herstam and Heather Allen, out of their homes in Phoenix, AZ. HALO provides temporary shelter to abandoned cats and dogs until they can be adopted into a permanent home. We help Animals Live On through increased adoption, sterilization and pet care education Since 1994 we have found homes for more than 70,000 pets!

HALO (Helping Animals Live On) is a private, non-profit organization founded in 1994 by two women, Michel Herstam and Heather Allen, out of their homes in Phoenix, AZ. HALO provides temporary shelter to abandoned cats and dogs until they can be adopted into a permanent home. We help Animals Live On through increased adoption, sterilization and pet care education Since 1994 we have found homes for more than 70,000 pets!

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of animals with freedom from discomfort
3,868
Number of animal adoptions
3,868
This impact information is current as of August 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

two stars

79.20

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
82.2%
  Administrative Expenses 2.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.24
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.58
  Program Expenses Growth -1.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by HALO Animal Rescue on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by HALO Animal Rescue on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
HALO Animal Rescue (AZ) 85.29 three stars
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League (FL) 98.98 four stars
Kansas Humane Society (KS) 86.50 three stars
Montgomery County SPCA (PA) 91.23 four stars
New Hampshire Humane Society (NH) 89.71 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,683,313
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,683,313
   Program Service Revenue $900,916
Total Primary Revenue $2,584,229
   Other Revenue $35,812
TOTAL REVENUE $2,620,041
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,992,817
   Administrative Expenses $55,019
   Fundraising Expenses $379,268
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,427,104
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $192,937
   
Net Assets $1,442,129

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
Animal Care and Adoption $1,992,817 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 08/01/2020 85.29 three stars
2018-12 07/01/2020 84.48 three stars
2018-12 06/01/2020 78.59 two stars
2017-12 10/01/2019 85.85 three stars
2017-12 06/01/2019 82.32 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2019 82.92 three stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 79.48 two stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 74.92 two stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 90.58 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.72 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 87.21 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 88.54 three stars
2012-12 10/01/2014 80.45 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 75.73 two stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 84.93 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 86-0832160
Name in IRS Master File H A L O
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 (995) Described in section 509(a)(2) of the Code
(284) Dog club
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, 2003
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$87,831 3.61% Heather Allen President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
HALO Animal Rescue (AZ) 85.29 three stars
East Bay SPCA (CA) 85.98 three stars
San Diego Humane Society (CA) 91.65 four stars
Bucks County SPCA (PA) 91.66 four stars
Humane Society of Harrisburg Area (PA) 87.07 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

HALO Animal Rescue
3227 East Bell Road Suite D151
Phoenix, AZ 85032
tel: (602) 971-9222
fax: (602) 995-2002
EIN: 86-0832160

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Board Leadership

Hilary Fox
Board Chair

CEO

Heather Allen
President & CEO

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