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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Animals' Angels

Investigations & Advocacy

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three stars

82.14

P.O. Box 1056 Westminster, MD 21158
tel: (443) 821-3343   Web Site
EIN: 20-8780367

Board Leadership
Sonja Meadows
President

CEO
Sonja Meadows
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.14 three stars
  Financial 79.68 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Animals' Angels Inc. focuses on improving conditions for farm animals. We work primarily in the field, trailing livestock trucks on highways, visiting markets, collecting stations and slaughterhouses. We closely cooperate with auction managers, transport companies and numerous authorities (police, veterinarians, the United States Department of Agriculture). Throughout the United States, Animals' Angels teams are there with the animals every week, conducting hands-on research and investigations.

Animals' Angels Inc. focuses on improving conditions for farm animals. We work primarily in the field, trailing livestock trucks on highways, visiting markets, collecting stations and slaughterhouses. We closely cooperate with auction managers, transport companies and numerous authorities (police, veterinarians, the United States Department of Agriculture). Throughout the United States, Animals' Angels teams are there with the animals every week, conducting hands-on research and investigations.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of undercover investigations/videos to uncover unethical treatment of animals
150
This impact information is current as of July 2019, 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

79.68

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
83.9%
  Administrative Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.73
  Program Expenses Growth -8.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Animals' Angels on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Animals' Angels on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Animals' Angels (MD) 82.14 three stars
New England Anti-Vivisection Society (MA) 96.33 four stars
Front Range Equine Rescue (FL) 92.61 four stars
Petfinder Foundation (AZ) 95.38 four stars
Petco Foundation (TX) 96.46 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $891,533
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $891,533
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $891,533
   Other Revenue $-2,419
TOTAL REVENUE $889,114
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $700,557
   Administrative Expenses $31,798
   Fundraising Expenses $99,106
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $831,461
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $57,653
   
Net Assets $685,359

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
Field Work $700,557 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 09/03/2019 82.14 three stars
2017-12 10/01/2018 83.65 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 84.36 three stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 82.97 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 84.61 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 84.02 three stars
2014-12 11/01/2015 82.02 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 82.80 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 20-8780367
Name in IRS Master File ANIMALS ANGELS INCORPORATED
NTEE Code D20
NTEE Classification Animal Protection and Welfare
NTEE Type Animal-Related
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 December, 2007
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$105,042 12.63% Sonja Meadows President, Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Animals' Angels (MD) 82.14 three stars
Petfinder Foundation (AZ) 95.38 four stars
Animal Welfare League of Alexandria (VA) 85.68 three stars
Mercy For Animals (CA) 85.19 three stars
Main Line Animal Rescue (PA) 86.15 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Animals' Angels
P.O. Box 1056
Westminster, MD 21158
tel: (443) 821-3343
fax: (443) 821-3349
EIN: 20-8780367

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Board Leadership

Sonja Meadows
President

CEO

Sonja Meadows
CEO

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