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Castleton Ranch Horse Rescue Inc.

Providing specialist care for those horses with special needs

three stars

80.91

28581 Old Ranch Drive Valley Center, CA 92082
tel: (760) 913-5606   Web Site
EIN: 11-3731839

Board Leadership
Lisa Thomas
President

CEO
Lisa Thomas
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.91 three stars
  Financial 79.88 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 82.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/20/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Castleton Ranch Horse Rescue Inc., will provide rescue, rehabilitation and lifetime sanctuary to those horses who are at risk of needless slaughter, who are old and/or injured and have been abandoned with nowhere to go.

All rescued horses will receive the very best of care and management throughout the remaining years of their life.

Through our educational and assistance programs, Castleton Ranch Horse Rescue Inc, will reach out both within and outside of our community to make the public aware of the plight of many horses and the need for the specialist care that Castleton are very proud to provide.

Castleton Ranch will, at all times, utilize the funds trusted to our care, to improve the quality of life of the many horses living at our sanctuaries and to develop new and productive programs to help prevent the needless suffering of many horses.

PREVENTION THROUGH EDUCATION.

Castleton Ranch Horse Rescue Inc., will provide rescue, rehabilitation and lifetime sanctuary to those horses who are at risk of needless slaughter, who are old and/or injured and have been abandoned with nowhere to go.

All rescued horses will receive the very best of care and management throughout the remaining years of their life.

Through our educational and assistance programs, Castleton Ranch Horse Rescue Inc, will reach out both within and outside of our community to make the public aware of the plight of many horses and the need for the specialist care that Castleton are very proud to provide.

Castleton Ranch will, at all times, utilize the funds trusted to our care, to improve the quality of life of the many horses living at our sanctuaries and to develop new and productive programs to help prevent the needless suffering of many horses.

PREVENTION THROUGH EDUCATION.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of animals with freedom from discomfort
119
Number of animals with freedom from pain
119
Number of animals with freedom to express normal behavior
119
Number of animals with freedom from fear and distress
119
This impact information is current as of January 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

79.88

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

82.00

This rating was published 12/20/2019 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)
67.1%
  Administrative Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 24.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.23
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.02
  Program Expenses Growth 11.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Castleton Ranch Horse Rescue Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Castleton Ranch Horse Rescue Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Castleton Ranch Horse Rescue Inc. (CA) 80.91 three stars
American Eagle Foundation (TN) 97.03 four stars
The Wild Animal Sanctuary (CO) 92.92 four stars
Performing Animal Welfare Society (CA) 95.70 four stars
The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust USA (CA) 91.45 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,549,458
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,549,458
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,549,458
   Other Revenue $12,129
TOTAL REVENUE $1,561,587
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,231,113
   Administrative Expenses $95,136
   Fundraising Expenses $350,314
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,676,563
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-114,976
   
Net Assets $1,714,776

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
Rescue Horse Ranch $911,024 74.0%
Education and Awareness $320,089 26.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/20/2019 80.91 three stars
2017-12 12/01/2018 78.53 two stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 76.65 two stars
2016-12 12/27/2017 76.26 two stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 72.42 two stars
2014-12 08/01/2016 64.85 one star
2014-12 06/01/2016 66.04 one star
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 52.81 zero star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 11-3731839
Name in IRS Master File CASTLETON RANCH HORSE RESCUE INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Organization to Prevent Cruelty to Animals
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 October, 2005
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
$75,193 4.48% Lisa Ann Thomas President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Castleton Ranch Horse Rescue Inc. (CA) 80.91 three stars
American Eagle Foundation (TN) 97.03 four stars
The Wildcat Sanctuary (MN) 95.03 four stars
Noah's Ark Animal Sanctuary (GA) 89.39 three stars
Center for Great Apes (FL) 95.55 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Castleton Ranch Horse Rescue Inc.
28581 Old Ranch Drive
Valley Center, CA 92082
tel: (760) 913-5606
EIN: 11-3731839

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Board Leadership

Lisa Thomas
President

CEO

Lisa Thomas
President

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