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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

MSPCA-Angell

Kindness and care for animals

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four stars

92.20

350 South Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02130
tel: (617) 522-7400   Web Site
EIN: 04-2103597

Board Leadership
Hillery Ballantyne
Chair

CEO
Carter Luke
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.20 four stars
  Financial 89.39 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The MSPCA-Angell (Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals - Angell Animal Medical Center) is a national and international leader in animal protection and veterinary medicine and provides direct hands-on care for thousands of animals each year. Founded in 1868, we are the second-oldest humane society in the United States. Our services include animal protection and adoption, advocacy, humane education, law enforcement, and world-class veterinary care. The mission of MSPCA-Angell is to protect animals, relieve their suffering, advance their health and welfare, prevent cruelty, and work for a just and compassionate society.

The MSPCA-Angell (Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals - Angell Animal Medical Center) is a national and international leader in animal protection and veterinary medicine and provides direct hands-on care for thousands of animals each year. Founded in 1868, we are the second-oldest humane society in the United States. Our services include animal protection and adoption, advocacy, humane education, law enforcement, and world-class veterinary care. The mission of MSPCA-Angell is to protect animals, relieve their suffering, advance their health and welfare, prevent cruelty, and work for a just and compassionate society.

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Financial

three stars

89.39

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 12/21/2018 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)
86.7%
  Administrative Expenses 8.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.01
  Program Expenses Growth 9.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by MSPCA-Angell on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by MSPCA-Angell on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
MSPCA-Angell (MA) 92.20 four stars
Arizona Humane Society (AZ) 94.42 four stars
Citizens for Animal Protection (TX) 90.68 four stars
East Bay SPCA (CA) 89.81 three stars
Champaign County Humane Society (IL) 85.28 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $15,949,091
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,055,150
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $17,004,241
   Program Service Revenue $48,126,805
Total Primary Revenue $65,131,046
   Other Revenue $2,351,863
TOTAL REVENUE $67,482,909
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $56,932,673
   Administrative Expenses $5,619,887
   Fundraising Expenses $2,327,498
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $64,880,058
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,602,851
   
Net Assets $107,286,572

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 Medical Center $47,602,541 83.6%
Adoption Centers $8,423,249 14.8%
MSPCA Law Enforcement $906,883 1.6%

Ratings History
MSPCA-Angell has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/21/2018 92.20 four stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 90.91 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 89.86 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 89.70 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.23 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 89.67 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 85.54 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 84.93 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 79.42 two stars
2010-12 12/23/2011 79.42 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 75.59 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 66.96 one star
2008-12 03/01/2010 78.53 two stars
2007-12 07/01/2009 84.84 three stars
2006-12 07/01/2008 86.16 three stars
2005-12 07/01/2007 90.58 four stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 88.67 three stars
2003-12 10/01/2004 90.98 four stars
2002-12 11/01/2003 95.94 four stars
2001-12 10/15/2002 93.49 four 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 04-2103597
Name in IRS Master File MASSACHUSETTS SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS
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 that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 November, 1934
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$512,784 0.79% Carter Luke Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
MSPCA-Angell (MA) 92.20 four stars
Placer SPCA (CA) 92.44 four stars
Vanderburgh Humane Society (IN) 87.37 three stars
The Animal Medical Center (NY) 85.82 three stars
Humane Society of South Mississippi (MS) 86.14 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

MSPCA-Angell
350 South Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02130
tel: (617) 522-7400
fax: (617) 522-4885
EIN: 04-2103597

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Board Leadership

Hillery Ballantyne
Chair

CEO

Carter Luke
President

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