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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Patriot Paws Service Dogs

Training and providing service dogs of the highest quality at no cost to disabled American veterans and others with mobile disabilities and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

96.35

254 Ranch Trail Rockwall, TX 75032
tel: (972) 772-3282   Web Site
EIN: 04-3815107

Board Leadership
Mitzi L. Brown
Board Chair

CEO
Lori Stevens
Founder, Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.35
  Financial 94.85
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Patriot PAWS is to train and provide service dogs of the highest quality at no cost to disabled American veterans and others with mobile disabilities and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in order to help restore their physical and emotional independence. Patriot PAWS intends to build partnerships with local, state and national organizations to help develop and support this goal.

The mission of Patriot PAWS is to train and provide service dogs of the highest quality at no cost to disabled American veterans and others with mobile disabilities and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in order to help restore their physical and emotional independence. Patriot PAWS intends to build partnerships with local, state and national organizations to help develop and support this goal.

Financial

94.85

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 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)
84.5%
  Administrative Expenses 8.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.40
  Program Expenses Growth 12.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Patriot Paws Service Dogs on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Patriot Paws Service Dogs on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Patriot Paws Service Dogs (TX) 96.35
Israel Guide Dog Center for the Blind (PA) 100.00
Freedom Service Dogs of America (CO) 93.00
Guide Dogs of the Desert (CA) 86.55
Canine Companions for Independence (CA) 90.44

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,651,900
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,651,900
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,651,900
   Other Revenue $3,942
TOTAL REVENUE $2,655,842
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,743,674
   Administrative Expenses $181,846
   Fundraising Expenses $155,179
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,080,699
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $575,143
   
Net Assets $4,570,178

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
Training and Providing Service Dogs $1,743,674 100.0%

Ratings History
Patriot Paws Service Dogs has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 06/01/2021 96.35
2018-12 03/01/2020 96.13
2017-12 08/01/2019 93.26
2017-12 04/01/2019 79.95
2016-12 05/01/2018 79.65
2015-12 02/01/2018 74.77

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

EIN 04-3815107
Name in IRS Master File PATRIOT PAWS SERVICE DOGS
NTEE Code P80
NTEE Classification Services to Promote the Independence of Specific Populations
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
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 January, 2006
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$123,939 5.95% Lori Stevens Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Patriot Paws Service Dogs (TX) 96.35
ECAD, Educated Canines Assisting with Disabilities (CT) 90.57
Southeastern Guide Dogs (FL) 96.89
Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind (NY) 90.49
The Gentle Barn (CA) 90.90

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Charity Contact Info

Patriot Paws Service Dogs
254 Ranch Trail
Rockwall, TX 75032
tel: (972) 772-3282
EIN: 04-3815107

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Board Leadership

Mitzi L. Brown
Board Chair

CEO

Lori Stevens
Founder, Executive Director

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