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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

80.96

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

Board Leadership
Charles Leonard
Chair Of The Board

CEO
Leo Grillo
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.96
  Financial 90.00
  Accountability & Transparency 75.00
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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.

Financial

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

75.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 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)
90.5%
  Administrative Expenses 1.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.91
  Program Expenses Growth -2.1%
  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
League for Animal Welfare (OH) 88.04
The Humane Society Naples (FL) 93.48
National Cat Protection Society (CA) 87.48
Furkids Animal Rescue and Shelters (GA) 92.92

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,897,257
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,897,257
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,897,257
   Other Revenue $185,555
TOTAL REVENUE $6,082,812
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $5,745,084
   Administrative Expenses $81,988
   Fundraising Expenses $504,822
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,331,894
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-249,082
   
Net Assets $13,176,787

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 $5,263,537 89.0%
Education $547,037 9.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 11/01/2020 80.96
2018-12 09/01/2020 76.29
2017-12 06/01/2019 80.96
2016-12 02/01/2019 82.30
2016-12 04/01/2018 77.36
2015-12 04/01/2017 82.00
2014-12 02/01/2017 80.08
2014-12 06/01/2016 72.27
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 73.04
2013-12 07/01/2015 63.69
2012-12 03/01/2014 63.73
2011-12 03/01/2013 66.11
2010-12 12/23/2011 80.16
2010-12 12/01/2011 70.06
2009-12 10/01/2011 60.09
2009-12 09/20/2011 62.90
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 93.76
2008-12 05/01/2010 93.86
2007-12 05/01/2009 93.96
2006-12 04/01/2008 87.30

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)
(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
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
Greenville Humane Society (SC) 98.23
Wayside Waifs (MO) 86.91
The Humane Society Naples (FL) 93.48
Animal Haven (NY) 100.00

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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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Board Leadership

Charles Leonard
Chair Of The Board

CEO

Leo Grillo
President

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