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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Butte Humane Society

Saving lives. Finding homes. Inspiring compassion.

two stars

77.31

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 77.31 two stars
  Financial 77.63 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 77.00 two stars
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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.

Financial

two stars

77.63

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

77.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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 16.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.91
  Program Expenses Growth 5.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.5%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Butte Humane Society (CA) 77.31 two stars
Humane Society of Greater Dayton (OH) 92.12 four stars
Potter League for Animals (RI) 92.91 four stars
National Mill Dog Rescue (CO) 95.64 four stars
Louisiana SPCA (LA) 90.80 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,660,535
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $91,574
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,752,109
   Program Service Revenue $832,086
Total Primary Revenue $3,584,195
   Other Revenue $22,690
TOTAL REVENUE $3,606,885
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,040,979
   Administrative Expenses $190,372
   Fundraising Expenses $339,792
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,571,143
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,035,742
   
Net Assets $2,606,945

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 $629,287 60.5%
Public Education $411,692 39.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 12/23/2020 77.31 two stars
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
$90,000 5.72% Katrina Woodcox Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Butte Humane Society (CA) 77.31 two stars
Nebraska Humane Society (NE) 94.50 four stars
MSPCA-Angell (MA) 90.80 four stars
Sacramento SPCA (CA) 91.28 four stars
Charleston Animal Society (SC) 86.35 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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