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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

D.E.L.T.A. Rescue (Dedication and Everlasting Love to Animals)

Rescuing abandoned animals and educating the public

three stars

80.96

P.O. Box 9 Glendale, CA 91209
tel: (661) 269-4010   Web Site
EIN: 95-3759277

CEO
Leo Grillo
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.96 three stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 75.00 two stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Dedication and Everlasting Love to Animals (D.E.L.T.A.) reaches over three million people a year to educate them with regard to the plight of animals, and to encourage them not to abandon their pets. We rescue abandoned animals and care for over 1,500 of them at the largest animal rescue sanctuary in the world, and we also support rescue programs outside of the United States. In addition, we develop, produce, and distribute documentary, instructional and feature projects. These projects are meant to increase global awareness of the plight of animals, to teach specific skills regarding animal care, and to encourage individual to rescue and care for animals.

Dedication and Everlasting Love to Animals (D.E.L.T.A.) reaches over three million people a year to educate them with regard to the plight of animals, and to encourage them not to abandon their pets. We rescue abandoned animals and care for over 1,500 of them at the largest animal rescue sanctuary in the world, and we also support rescue programs outside of the United States. In addition, we develop, produce, and distribute documentary, instructional and feature projects. These projects are meant to increase global awareness of the plight of animals, to teach specific skills regarding animal care, and to encourage individual to rescue and care for animals.

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

75.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
90.6%
  Administrative Expenses 0.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.80
  Program Expenses Growth -1.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by D.E.L.T.A. Rescue (Dedication and Everlasting Love to Animals) on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by D.E.L.T.A. Rescue (Dedication and Everlasting Love to Animals) on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
D.E.L.T.A. Rescue (Dedication and Everlasting Love to Animals) (CA) 80.96 three stars
Arizona Animal Welfare League & SPCA (AZ) 93.87 four stars
Atlanta Humane Society (GA) 89.56 three stars
SPCA of Westchester (NY) 100.00 four stars
Southern Oregon Humane Society (OR) 95.57 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,174,439
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,174,439
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $8,174,439
   Other Revenue $121,654
TOTAL REVENUE $8,296,093
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $6,074,322
   Administrative Expenses $69,465
   Fundraising Expenses $624,090
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,767,877
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,528,216
   
Net Assets $13,400,054

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
Sanctuaries for Rescued Pets $5,499,192 86.6%
Educational $707,897 11.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 06/01/2019 80.96 three stars
2016-12 02/01/2019 82.30 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 77.36 two stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 82.00 three stars
2014-12 02/01/2017 80.08 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 72.27 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 73.04 two stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 63.69 one star
2012-12 03/01/2014 63.73 one star
2011-12 03/01/2013 66.11 one star
2010-12 12/23/2011 80.16 three stars
2010-12 12/01/2011 70.06 two stars
2009-12 10/01/2011 60.09 one star
2009-12 09/20/2011 62.90 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 93.76 four stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 93.86 four stars
2007-12 05/01/2009 93.96 four stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 87.30 three stars
2005-12 04/01/2007 87.48 three stars
2004-12 05/01/2006 81.81 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 95-3759277
Name in IRS Master File DEDICATION AND EVERLASTING LOVE TO ANIMALS
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 (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, etc.
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 July, 1985
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
Not compensated -- Leo Grillo President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
D.E.L.T.A. Rescue (Dedication and Everlasting Love to Animals) (CA) 80.96 three stars
Jacksonville Humane Society (FL) 87.54 three stars
Tri County Humane Society (FL) 95.73 four stars
Humane Animal Welfare Society (WI) 89.77 three stars
Pets in Need (CA) 91.81 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

D.E.L.T.A. Rescue (Dedication and Everlasting Love to Animals)
P.O. Box 9
Glendale, CA 91209
tel: (661) 269-4010
EIN: 95-3759277

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CEO

Leo Grillo
President

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