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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Butte Humane Society

Saving lives. Finding homes. Inspiring compassion.

one star

69.21

2580 Fair Street Chico, CA 95928
tel: (530) 343-7917   Web Site
EIN: 94-1580621

Board Leadership
Christy Norton
President

CEO
Katrina Woodcox
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 69.21 one star
  Financial 63.04 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 77.00 two stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Butte Humane Society has been working since 1911 to bring humanitarian care to dogs, cats and other animals. We are a Limited Admission shelter that strives to make our animals as comfortable as possible during their stay with us. Butte Humane Society is committed to nurturing and promoting the human-animal bond. It is our vision to provide for the well-being of companion animals, reduce the number of unwanted animals through aggressive spay/neuter programs, promote the human-animal bond through adoption, education and outreach programs, and act as an advocate on behalf of animals in need.

Butte Humane Society has been working since 1911 to bring humanitarian care to dogs, cats and other animals. We are a Limited Admission shelter that strives to make our animals as comfortable as possible during their stay with us. Butte Humane Society is committed to nurturing and promoting the human-animal bond. It is our vision to provide for the well-being of companion animals, reduce the number of unwanted animals through aggressive spay/neuter programs, promote the human-animal bond through adoption, education and outreach programs, and act as an advocate on behalf of animals in need.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of animals euthanized
9
Number of animal adoptions
996
Average number of days of shelter stay for animals
16
Number of accolades/recognition received from third-party organizations
2
Number of dogs walked daily by our volunteers
25
This impact information is current as of October 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

one star

63.04

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

77.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
66.2%
  Administrative Expenses 18.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.26
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.44
  Program Expenses Growth 0.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Butte Humane Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Butte Humane Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Butte Humane Society (CA) 69.21 one star
Montgomery County SPCA (PA) 91.23 four stars
Cleveland Animal Protective League (OH) 90.11 four stars
Longmont Humane Society (CO) 85.07 three stars
Halifax Humane Society (FL) 88.84 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $705,798
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $91,289
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $797,087
   Program Service Revenue $560,846
Total Primary Revenue $1,357,933
   Other Revenue $-351,033
TOTAL REVENUE $1,006,900
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $902,133
   Administrative Expenses $194,993
   Fundraising Expenses $200,135
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,297,261
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-290,361
   
Net Assets $571,203

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
Spay/Neuter Clinic $467,019 51.8%
Public Education $435,114 48.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 11/01/2019 69.21 one star
2017-06 07/01/2018 70.07 two stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 72.16 two 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 94-1580621
Name in IRS Master File BUTTE HUMANE SOCIETY
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, 1971
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- Katrina Woodcox Executive Director $85,000

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Butte Humane Society (CA) 69.21 one star
Dane County Humane Society (WI) 90.79 four stars
The Animal Medical Center (NY) 88.70 three stars
Dutchess County SPCA (NY) 85.23 three stars
spcaLA (CA) 85.08 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Butte Humane Society
2580 Fair Street
Chico, CA 95928
tel: (530) 343-7917
fax: (530) 895-0726
EIN: 94-1580621

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Board Leadership

Christy Norton
President

CEO

Katrina Woodcox
Executive Director

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