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)

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four stars

93.26

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

Board Leadership
William Perkins
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Lori Stevens
Founder, Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.26 four stars
  Financial 91.35 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of veterans with PTSD served
41
Number of service dogs provided to veterans
41
Number of applicants applying for service dogs
86
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

four stars

91.35

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
81.0%
  Administrative Expenses 11.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.48
  Program Expenses Growth 22.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 22.7%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,944,690
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,944,690
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,944,690
   Other Revenue $1,297
TOTAL REVENUE $1,945,987
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,366,118
   Administrative Expenses $118,908
   Fundraising Expenses $117,132
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,602,158
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $343,829
   
Net Assets $3,785,997

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$101,779 6.35% Lori Stevens Executive Director

Mission

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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Patriot Paws Service Dogs (TX) 93.26 four stars
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DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital (OR) 89.39 three stars
Canine Partners For Life (PA) 85.21 three stars
National Disaster Search Dog Foundation (CA) 92.51 four stars

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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

William Perkins
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Lori Stevens
Founder, Executive Director