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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Alaqua Animal Refuge Inc.

Shelter. Safety. Second Chances...

two stars

78.07

914 Whitfield Road Freeport, FL 32439
tel: (850) 880-6399   Web Site
EIN: 02-0806313

Board Leadership
Joe Capers
Chairman

CEO
Laurie Hood
Founder

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.07 two stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 69.00 one star
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Alaqua Animal Refuge believes that every abused, neglected and homeless animal deserves a second chance. Our private, nonprofit animal sanctuary is committed to serving the Emerald Coast as: the premier no-kill refuge, providing protection, shelter and care to animals in need; a full-service animal adoption center; and a peaceful, proactive animal welfare advocate through educational outreach and community programs. Alaqua Animal Refuge is a no-kill facility founded in 2007 and located on a sprawling and bucolic 10-acre farm in Freeport, FL.

Alaqua Animal Refuge believes that every abused, neglected and homeless animal deserves a second chance. Our private, nonprofit animal sanctuary is committed to serving the Emerald Coast as: the premier no-kill refuge, providing protection, shelter and care to animals in need; a full-service animal adoption center; and a peaceful, proactive animal welfare advocate through educational outreach and community programs. Alaqua Animal Refuge is a no-kill facility founded in 2007 and located on a sprawling and bucolic 10-acre farm in Freeport, FL.

Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

one star

69.00

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)
87.2%
  Administrative Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.81
  Program Expenses Growth 18.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alaqua Animal Refuge Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alaqua Animal Refuge Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Alaqua Animal Refuge Inc. (FL) 78.07 two stars
Humane Society of Tampa Bay (FL) 91.83 four stars
Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA (VA) 94.03 four stars
Humane Animal Rescue of Pittsburgh (PA) 93.84 four stars
Heart of the Valley Animal Shelter (MT) 87.28 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,798,266
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $194,615
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,992,881
   Program Service Revenue $134,154
Total Primary Revenue $3,127,035
   Other Revenue $176,094
TOTAL REVENUE $3,303,129
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,227,672
   Administrative Expenses $162,035
   Fundraising Expenses $41,000
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,430,707
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,872,422
   
Net Assets $4,682,339

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
Adoption and Rescue Services $1,211,434 98.7%
Alaqua Unleashed $12,638 1.0%
Community Outreach $3,600 0.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 03/01/2020 78.07 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 02-0806313
Name in IRS Master File ALAQUA ANIMAL REFUGE 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 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 May, 2008
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$84,000 5.87% Laurie Hood President

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Alaqua Animal Refuge Inc. (FL) 78.07 two stars
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Delaware Humane Association (DE) 93.78 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Alaqua Animal Refuge Inc.
914 Whitfield Road
Freeport, FL 32439
tel: (850) 880-6399
fax: (877) 880-6399
EIN: 02-0806313

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Board Leadership

Joe Capers
Chairman

CEO

Laurie Hood
Founder

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