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Animals : Wildlife Conservation

Our Companions Animal Rescue

We promise to always do the right thing for animals, regardless of the challenge or cost.

four stars

95.20

P.O. Box 956 Manchester, CT 06045
tel: (860) 242-9999   Web Site
EIN: 41-2047734

Board Leadership
Maria das Neves
Board Chair

CEO
Susan Linker
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.20 four stars
  Financial 94.53 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Our Companion Animal Rescue's chief guiding principle is to always do the right thing for animals, regardless of the cost or challenge. We are committed to helping animals in need today, while also providing programs to prevent animals from becoming homeless. One hundred percent of our capital campaign (construction at the Ashford Sanctuary) and 99% of our operating costs (vet bills, pet food, various Sanctuary and Program Center operational expenses, etc.) are made possible by the generosity of the community. There are few non-profit organizations, animal-related or otherwise, whose ability to serve its constituents is so closely tied to the voluntary philanthropic support of the public.

Our Companion Animal Rescue's chief guiding principle is to always do the right thing for animals, regardless of the cost or challenge. We are committed to helping animals in need today, while also providing programs to prevent animals from becoming homeless. One hundred percent of our capital campaign (construction at the Ashford Sanctuary) and 99% of our operating costs (vet bills, pet food, various Sanctuary and Program Center operational expenses, etc.) are made possible by the generosity of the community. There are few non-profit organizations, animal-related or otherwise, whose ability to serve its constituents is so closely tied to the voluntary philanthropic support of the public.

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Financial

four stars

94.53

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2019 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)
83.1%
  Administrative Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.66
  Program Expenses Growth 5.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Our Companions Animal Rescue on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Our Companions Animal Rescue on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Our Companions Animal Rescue (CT) 95.20 four stars
Center for Great Apes (FL) 95.55 four stars
The Wildcat Sanctuary (MN) 92.60 four stars
Keepers of the Wild (AZ) 89.05 three stars
Performing Animal Welfare Society (CA) 94.64 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,093,938
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,093,938
   Program Service Revenue $27,270
Total Primary Revenue $1,121,208
   Other Revenue $16,305
TOTAL REVENUE $1,137,513
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $874,802
   Administrative Expenses $118,347
   Fundraising Expenses $56,632
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,049,781
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $87,732
   
Net Assets $4,580,069

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Our Companions Animal Rescue has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 03/01/2019 95.20 four stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 99.63 four stars
2015-12 12/01/2017 99.67 four stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 92.21 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 41-2047734
Name in IRS Master File OUR COMPANIONS DOMESTIC ANIMAL SANCTUARY 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 July, 2002
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$47,488 4.52% Susan B. Linker CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$47,488 4.52% Marie Joyner Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Our Companions Animal Rescue (CT) 95.20 four stars
Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary (NY) 86.20 three stars
American Eagle Foundation (TN) 100.00 four stars
Center for Great Apes (FL) 95.55 four stars
The Wildcat Sanctuary (MN) 92.60 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Our Companions Animal Rescue
P.O. Box 956
Manchester, CT 06045
tel: (860) 242-9999
fax: (860) 331-8555
EIN: 41-2047734

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Board Leadership

Maria das Neves
Board Chair

CEO

Susan Linker
Chief Executive Officer

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