Disable all preview features

Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Humane Society of Westchester

From our home to yours

four stars

90.33

70 Portman Road New Rochelle, NY 10801
tel: (914) 632-2925   Web Site
EIN: 13-1740009

Board Leadership
John Feldtmose
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.33 four stars
  Financial 88.91 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Humane Society of Westchester is dedicated to promoting the human/animal bond through the compassionate care and treatment of animals throughout the communities we serve in Westchester County and beyond. To that end, our goal is to create a living environment that is not just a shelter, but a transitional home for stray, lost, abandoned, injured, and abused animals, until they can ultimately be placed in loving permanent homes. Through promotion of successful pet adoption, animal population control, and public education of animal welfare issues, we advance our belief that pet ownership is a lifetime commitment.

The Humane Society of Westchester is dedicated to promoting the human/animal bond through the compassionate care and treatment of animals throughout the communities we serve in Westchester County and beyond. To that end, our goal is to create a living environment that is not just a shelter, but a transitional home for stray, lost, abandoned, injured, and abused animals, until they can ultimately be placed in loving permanent homes. Through promotion of successful pet adoption, animal population control, and public education of animal welfare issues, we advance our belief that pet ownership is a lifetime commitment.

Impact Information

data icon Looking for Impact Information?

Charity Navigator is collaborating with GuideStar, GlobalGiving, Classy, and ImpactMatters to display impact-related information on our rated profile pages. Each partner collects this data directly from nonprofits and provides updates to Charity Navigator when available.

If you are interested in seeing this charity provide its impact information, please click below. This will indicate your interest and encourage the nonprofit to share data with partners that are currently collecting information.

Financial

three stars

88.91

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
85.3%
  Administrative Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.84
  Program Expenses Growth 1.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Society of Westchester on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Society of Westchester on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society of Westchester (NY) 90.33 four stars
Muttville (CA) 94.60 four stars
Monmouth County SPCA (NJ) 86.91 three stars
Woods Humane Society (CA) 100.00 four stars
Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA (CA) 91.55 four stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,288,997
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $11,191
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,300,188
   Program Service Revenue $662,875
Total Primary Revenue $1,963,063
   Other Revenue $14,896
TOTAL REVENUE $1,977,959
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,085,829
   Administrative Expenses $123,358
   Fundraising Expenses $117,864
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,327,051
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $650,908
   
Net Assets $2,302,050

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
Shelter $1,085,829 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-10 02/01/2020 90.33 four stars
2018-10 12/20/2019 81.94 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 13-1740009
Name in IRS Master File HUMANE SOCIETY OF WESTCHESTER INC
NTEE Code D20
NTEE Classification Animal Protection and Welfare
NTEE Type Animal-Related
Classification Organization to Prevent Cruelty to Animals
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 May, 1941
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End October
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • October, 2018
  • October, 2017
  • October, 2016
  • October, 2015
  • October, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- John Feldtmose President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society of Westchester (NY) 90.33 four stars
Blue Mountain Humane Society (WA) 89.19 three stars
HALO Animal Rescue (AZ) 85.29 three stars
Beaver County Humane Society (PA) 96.46 four stars
Brandywine Valley SPCA (PA) 94.69 four stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

Are you the representative for this organization? If so, click here to access the application form. As an official representative you will have the ability to update some of the information on this page.

Charity Contact Info

Humane Society of Westchester
70 Portman Road
New Rochelle, NY 10801
tel: (914) 632-2925
EIN: 13-1740009

Visit Web Site

Board Leadership

John Feldtmose
President

Join Our Mailing List

Join over 400,000 other informed givers and get updates on charity ratings, new features, hot topics, and tips for donating.