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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Humane Society for Hamilton County

Their best chance for a second chance

two stars

78.52

1721 Pleasant Street, Suite B Noblesville, IN 46060
tel: (317) 773-4974   Web Site
EIN: 35-1610723

Board Leadership
Kim Ebert
Chair

CEO
Rebecca Stevens
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.52 two stars
  Financial 73.60 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Humane Society For Hamilton County's mission is to save lives, educate communities, and complete families. The Humane Society for Hamilton County embraces the definition of no-kill shelter, giving every animal a chance regardless of age, breed, special medical needs, disability, time, space or cost. As an open-admission facility, and the only one serving Hamilton County's animals and residents, we receive hit-by-car, hoarding, cruelty, and neglect cases, in addition to investigations, stray and unwanted pets 365 days a year.

Humane Society For Hamilton County's mission is to save lives, educate communities, and complete families. The Humane Society for Hamilton County embraces the definition of no-kill shelter, giving every animal a chance regardless of age, breed, special medical needs, disability, time, space or cost. As an open-admission facility, and the only one serving Hamilton County's animals and residents, we receive hit-by-car, hoarding, cruelty, and neglect cases, in addition to investigations, stray and unwanted pets 365 days a year.

Financial

two stars

73.60

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 04/01/2020 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)
79.7%
  Administrative Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.21
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.98
  Program Expenses Growth 0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Society for Hamilton County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Society for Hamilton County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society for Hamilton County (IN) 78.52 two stars
Save-A-Pet Adoption Center (IL) 90.74 four stars
Tabby's Place (NJ) 90.40 four stars
Cat Care Society (CO) 94.11 four stars
Friends For Life Animal Shelter (TX) 89.05 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,854,478
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $33,266
   Fundraising Events $78,671
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,966,415
   Program Service Revenue $692,921
Total Primary Revenue $2,659,336
   Other Revenue $464,362
TOTAL REVENUE $3,123,698
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,506,894
   Administrative Expenses $115,579
   Fundraising Expenses $372,017
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,994,490
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,129,208
   
Net Assets $1,895,754

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
No-Kill Animal Shelter $1,248,035 82.8%
The Survivor Program $178,781 11.9%
Pets Healing Vets $80,078 5.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 04/01/2020 78.52 two stars
2017-12 12/01/2019 81.40 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 35-1610723
Name in IRS Master File HUMANE SOCIETY FOR HAMILTON COUNTY 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
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 June, 1990
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$121,498 6.09% Rebecca Stevens Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society for Hamilton County (IN) 78.52 two stars
Tabby's Place (NJ) 90.40 four stars
Furkids Animal Rescue and Shelters (GA) 92.38 four stars
Kent Animal Shelter (NY) 92.44 four stars
Brother Wolf Animal Rescue (NC) 92.52 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Humane Society for Hamilton County
1721 Pleasant Street, Suite B
Noblesville, IN 46060
tel: (317) 773-4974
fax: (317) 773-2131
EIN: 35-1610723

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Board Leadership

Kim Ebert
Chair

CEO

Rebecca Stevens
CEO

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