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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Habitat for Horses

Rescue, Sanctuary, Education, & Therapy

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four stars

91.16

P.O. Box 213 Hitchcock, TX 77563
tel: (866) 434-5737   Web Site
EIN: 76-0586024

Board Leadership
Alfred J. Finch
President

CEO
Rebecca A. Williams
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.16 four stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The purpose of Habitat for Horses Inc. is a) To promote and secure the safety, well being and health of horses. b) To encourage education concerning the physical and mental health of horses. c) To utilize horses in the growth and mental health of humans, either adult or children, through education, demonstration and connection. d) To study, promote, and enhance the proper training of horses through positive training techniques. e) To provide a home for those horses who are no longer able to be productive. f) To return to health, if possible, those owned horses that are deemed sick or injured.

The purpose of Habitat for Horses Inc. is a) To promote and secure the safety, well being and health of horses. b) To encourage education concerning the physical and mental health of horses. c) To utilize horses in the growth and mental health of humans, either adult or children, through education, demonstration and connection. d) To study, promote, and enhance the proper training of horses through positive training techniques. e) To provide a home for those horses who are no longer able to be productive. f) To return to health, if possible, those owned horses that are deemed sick or injured.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of animal adoptions
87
Number of law enforcement agencies assisted in animal cruelty cases
29
Total number of equine rescued per year from all sources
132
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

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 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)
85.6%
  Administrative Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.40
  Program Expenses Growth -0.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Horses on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Horses on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Horses (TX) 91.16 four stars
Humane America Animal Foundation (Adopt-a-Pet.com) (CA) 88.96 three stars
Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter (MD) 87.25 three stars
Front Range Equine Rescue (FL) 90.63 four stars
Days End Farm Horse Rescue (MD) 90.30 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,568,723
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,568,723
   Program Service Revenue $22,351
Total Primary Revenue $1,591,074
   Other Revenue $-79,318
TOTAL REVENUE $1,511,756
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,308,555
   Administrative Expenses $100,349
   Fundraising Expenses $121,976
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,530,880
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-19,124
   
Net Assets $2,699,593

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
Rehabilitation of Horses $943,288 72.1%
Horse Medical Care $190,716 14.6%
Horse Facilities $174,551 13.3%

Ratings History
Habitat for Horses has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 02/01/2019 91.16 four stars
2016-12 08/01/2018 96.28 four stars
2016-12 09/01/2017 95.32 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 89.30 three stars
2015-12 12/21/2016 83.37 three stars
2014-12 09/01/2016 82.94 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 76-0586024
Name in IRS Master File HABITAT FOR HORSES 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 April, 1999
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
$37,318 2.43% Rebecca Williams Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Horses (TX) 91.16 four stars
Actors and Others for Animals (CA) 85.26 three stars
Days End Farm Horse Rescue (MD) 90.30 four stars
Animal Welfare Society (ME) 95.24 four stars
Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter (MD) 87.25 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Habitat for Horses
P.O. Box 213
Hitchcock, TX 77563
tel: (866) 434-5737
fax: (409) 515-0657
EIN: 76-0586024

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Board Leadership

Alfred J. Finch
President

CEO

Rebecca A. Williams
Executive Director

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