Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Best Friends Animal Society

Save Them AllĀ®

three stars

81.92

5001 Angel Canyon Road Kanab, UT 84741
tel: (435) 644-2001   Web Site
EIN: 23-7147797

Board Leadership
Francis Battista
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Julie Castle
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.92 three stars
  Financial 74.44 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Best Friends is to end the killing in America's animal shelters and create a time when there are No More Homeless Pets. We do this by building community programs and partnerships all across the nation.

The mission of Best Friends is to end the killing in America's animal shelters and create a time when there are No More Homeless Pets. We do this by building community programs and partnerships all across the nation.

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Financial

two stars

74.44

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

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)
71.7%
  Administrative Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 18.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.94
  Program Expenses Growth 5.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 31.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Best Friends Animal Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Best Friends Animal Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $86,500,155
   Federated Campaigns $300,229
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $249,710
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $197,900
Total Contributions $87,247,994
   Program Service Revenue $2,961,925
Total Primary Revenue $90,209,919
   Other Revenue $2,953,546
TOTAL REVENUE $93,163,465
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $67,787,389
   Administrative Expenses $10,775,979
   Fundraising Expenses $18,374,891
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $96,938,259
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,774,794
   
Net Assets $101,648,982

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$183,086 0.18% Julianne Castle CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$236,568 0.24% Susan Citro Chief Experience Officer
$222,926 0.22% Gregory Castle CEO Emeritus
$220,182 0.22% Valerie Dorian Chief Development Officer
$191,787 0.19% Paul Altherr Executive Vice President

Mission

The mission of Best Friends is to end the killing in America's animal shelters and create a time when there are No More Homeless Pets. We do this by building community programs and partnerships all across the nation.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Best Friends Animal Society (UT) 81.92 three stars
Catskill Animal Sanctuary (NY) 95.64 four stars
Animal Welfare Association (NJ) 89.41 three stars
Idaho Humane Society (ID) 93.66 four stars
St. Hubert's Animal Welfare Center (NJ) 98.23 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Best Friends Animal Society
5001 Angel Canyon Road
Kanab, UT 84741
tel: (435) 644-2001
fax: (435) 644-2078
EIN: 23-7147797

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Board Leadership

Francis Battista
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Julie Castle
Chief Executive Officer