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Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue

Rescuing dogs for 25 years

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three stars

85.34

60 Vera Cruz Road Reinholds, PA 17569
tel: (717) 484-4799   Web Site
EIN: 23-2775413

Board Leadership
Frank Fabian
President

CEO
John Plummer
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.34 three stars
  Financial 85.69 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue (DVGRR) is to respond to unwanted, abused, neglected or puppy mill survivor golden retrievers and to provide veterinary care and rehabilitation until a suitable adoptive home is found through a stringent application process. DVGRR provides education relating to the breed as well as education to the general public about responsible dog ownership. Since 1993, Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue has successfully placed over 5,000 Golden Retrievers into new homes throughout Pennsylvania and surrounding states.

The mission of Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue (DVGRR) is to respond to unwanted, abused, neglected or puppy mill survivor golden retrievers and to provide veterinary care and rehabilitation until a suitable adoptive home is found through a stringent application process. DVGRR provides education relating to the breed as well as education to the general public about responsible dog ownership. Since 1993, Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue has successfully placed over 5,000 Golden Retrievers into new homes throughout Pennsylvania and surrounding states.

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Financial

three stars

85.69

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 12/21/2018 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)
76.5%
  Administrative Expenses 14.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.63
  Program Expenses Growth 0.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue (PA) 85.34 three stars
Humane Society of New York (NY) 92.92 four stars
Connecticut Humane Society (CT) 89.17 three stars
Heartland Humane Society (OR) 90.50 four stars
Associated Humane Societies (NJ) 85.15 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $756,216
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $242,980
   Fundraising Events $92,015
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,091,211
   Program Service Revenue $310,869
Total Primary Revenue $1,402,080
   Other Revenue $52,599
TOTAL REVENUE $1,454,679
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,062,670
   Administrative Expenses $196,364
   Fundraising Expenses $111,676
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,370,710
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $83,969
   
Net Assets $2,440,990

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
Dog Rescue and Rehabilitation $1,055,069 99.3%
Education $7,601 0.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/21/2018 85.34 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 87.85 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 88.91 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.27 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 90.65 four stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 89.85 three stars
2012-12 07/01/2014 90.46 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 23-2775413
Name in IRS Master File DELAWARE VALLEY GOLDEN RETRIEVER 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 (995) Described in section 509(a)(2) of the Code
(913) Prevention of cruelty to animals
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 January, 1995
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
$70,633 5.15% John Plummer Executive Di

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue (PA) 85.34 three stars
Charleston Animal Society (SC) 94.16 four stars
Shelby Humane Society (AL) 88.41 three stars
Louisiana SPCA (LA) 93.19 four stars
National Mill Dog Rescue (CO) 95.99 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue
60 Vera Cruz Road
Reinholds, PA 17569
tel: (717) 484-4799
fax: (717) 484-4839
EIN: 23-2775413

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Board Leadership

Frank Fabian
President

CEO

John Plummer
Executive Director

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