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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Kalamazoo Humane Society

Not a shelter. Not a rescue. A solution.

one star

69.40

3661 Easy Street Kalamazoo, MI 49001
tel: (269) 345-1181   Web Site
EIN: 38-1474932

Board Leadership
Benjamin Damerow
President

CEO
Aaron Winters
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 69.40 one star
  Financial 86.19 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 59.00 one star
This rating was published 07/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Kalamazoo Humane Society is a non-sheltering animal welfare organization focused on the prevention of pet overpopulation. We also assist struggling pet owners to keep the pets they already have by offering services and resources that prevent pets from ending up in rescues and shelters.

The Kalamazoo Humane Society is a non-sheltering animal welfare organization focused on the prevention of pet overpopulation. We also assist struggling pet owners to keep the pets they already have by offering services and resources that prevent pets from ending up in rescues and shelters.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of animals spayed and neutered
5,315
Total number of volunteer hours contributed to the organization
3,081
Total pounds of pet food and litter distributed
52,390
Number of visits to the pet food bank
3,845
Number of dog houses provided for outdoor dogs with inadequate shelter
11
This impact information is current as of March 2020, 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

three stars

86.19

Accountability & Transparency

one star

59.00

This rating was published 07/01/2020 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)
78.7%
  Administrative Expenses 11.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.88
  Program Expenses Growth 0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kalamazoo Humane Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kalamazoo Humane Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kalamazoo Humane Society (MI) 69.40 one star
Humane Society of North Texas (TX) 94.34 four stars
Humane Society of Vero Beach and Indian River County (FL) 88.76 three stars
Humane Society of the Treasure Coast (FL) 90.02 four stars
East Bay SPCA (CA) 85.98 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $720,547
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $720,547
   Program Service Revenue $355,173
Total Primary Revenue $1,075,720
   Other Revenue $115,669
TOTAL REVENUE $1,191,389
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $721,119
   Administrative Expenses $118,940
   Fundraising Expenses $70,388
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $910,447
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $280,942
   
Net Assets $8,211,652

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 Services $636,367 88.2%
Educational Services $84,752 11.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 07/01/2020 69.40 one star
2017-12 04/01/2020 79.90 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 38-1474932
Name in IRS Master File KALAMAZOO COUNTY HUMANE SOCIETY
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 (913) Prevention of cruelty to animals
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 August, 1976
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
$78,304 8.60% Aaron Winters Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kalamazoo Humane Society (MI) 69.40 one star
Longmont Humane Society (CO) 85.07 three stars
Humane Society of Vero Beach and Indian River County (FL) 88.76 three stars
Vanderburgh Humane Society (IN) 86.01 three stars
Mohawk Hudson Humane Society (NY) 88.91 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Kalamazoo Humane Society
3661 Easy Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
tel: (269) 345-1181
fax: (269) 345-1290
EIN: 38-1474932

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Board Leadership

Benjamin Damerow
President

CEO

Aaron Winters
Executive Director

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