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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Pets Lifeline

Pets, Shelter, Adoption

two stars

79.69

PO Box 341 Sonoma, CA 95476
tel: (707) 996-4577   Web Site
EIN: 94-2851279

Board Leadership
Kevin Schuh
President

CEO
Nancy King
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 79.69 two stars
  Financial 72.15 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Pets Lifeline protects and improves the lives of cats and dogs in need in Sonoma Valley through sheltering and adoption, humane education and community programs.

Pets Lifeline protects and improves the lives of cats and dogs in need in Sonoma Valley through sheltering and adoption, humane education and community programs.

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Financial

two stars

72.15

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
60.2%
  Administrative Expenses 13.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 26.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.55
  Program Expenses Growth 6.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pets Lifeline on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pets Lifeline on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pets Lifeline (CA) 79.69 two stars
Homeward Pet Adoption Center (WA) 86.71 three stars
Petfinder Foundation (AZ) 92.92 four stars
Equine Advocates (NY) 89.84 three stars
Front Range Equine Rescue (FL) 92.61 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,668,782
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $235,000
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,903,782
   Program Service Revenue $65,302
Total Primary Revenue $1,969,084
   Other Revenue $17,575
TOTAL REVENUE $1,986,659
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $590,432
   Administrative Expenses $140,466
   Fundraising Expenses $268,860
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $999,758
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $986,901
   
Net Assets $2,466,349

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
Animal Shelter/Adoption Services $484,154 82.0%
Behavioral Training $52,785 8.9%
Humane Education $53,493 9.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 03/01/2020 79.69 two stars
2018-06 02/01/2020 78.82 two stars
2018-06 11/01/2019 76.55 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 94-2851279
Name in IRS Master File PETS LIFELINE INC
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 (913) Prevention of cruelty to animals
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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, 1984
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$105,307 10.53% Nancy King Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pets Lifeline (CA) 79.69 two stars
New England Anti-Vivisection Society (MA) 90.20 four stars
Days End Farm Horse Rescue (MD) 89.33 three stars
Animal Welfare Society (ME) 95.24 four stars
Petco Foundation (TX) 96.46 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Pets Lifeline
PO Box 341
Sonoma, CA 95476
tel: (707) 996-4577
EIN: 94-2851279

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Board Leadership

Kevin Schuh
President

CEO

Nancy King
Executive Director

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