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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

SPCA of Texas

Providing every animal exceptional care and a loving home

four stars

97.80

2400 Lone Star Drive Dallas, TX 75212
tel: (214) 742-7722   Web Site
EIN: 75-1216660

Board Leadership
Patricia Villareal
Board Chair

CEO
Karen Froehlich
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.80 four stars
  Financial 96.90 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The SPCA of Texas is dedicated to providing every animal exceptional care and a loving home. The SPCA of Texas is the leading animal welfare organization in North Texas. Founded in 1938, the non-profit operates two animal shelters, three spay/neuter and wellness clinics, a mobile spay/neuter clinic and an animal rescue center, all located in Dallas and Collin Counties, and maintains a team of animal cruelty investigators who respond to thousands of calls in North Texas counties. Moreover, the SPCA of Texas serves as an active resource center that brings people and animals together to enrich each other's lives. The SPCA of Texas is independent and does not receive general operating funds from the City of Dallas, State of Texas, federal government or any other national humane organization.

The SPCA of Texas is dedicated to providing every animal exceptional care and a loving home. The SPCA of Texas is the leading animal welfare organization in North Texas. Founded in 1938, the non-profit operates two animal shelters, three spay/neuter and wellness clinics, a mobile spay/neuter clinic and an animal rescue center, all located in Dallas and Collin Counties, and maintains a team of animal cruelty investigators who respond to thousands of calls in North Texas counties. Moreover, the SPCA of Texas serves as an active resource center that brings people and animals together to enrich each other's lives. The SPCA of Texas is independent and does not receive general operating funds from the City of Dallas, State of Texas, federal government or any other national humane organization.

Financial

four stars

96.90

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
82.9%
  Administrative Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.77
  Program Expenses Growth 17.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SPCA of Texas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SPCA of Texas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SPCA of Texas (TX) 97.80 four stars
Save-A-Pet, Inc. (IL) 90.05 four stars
Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA (VA) 94.03 four stars
Operation Kindness (TX) 89.99 three stars
Blue Ridge Humane Society (NC) 92.22 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $20,738,449
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $209,082
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $20,947,531
   Program Service Revenue $3,244,691
Total Primary Revenue $24,192,222
   Other Revenue $2,359,285
TOTAL REVENUE $26,551,507
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $17,989,121
   Administrative Expenses $1,637,674
   Fundraising Expenses $2,022,921
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $21,649,716
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,901,791
   
Net Assets $37,616,702

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 Shelters & Adoptions $8,557,891 47.6%
Public Veterinary Clinics $7,740,053 43.0%
Animal Cruelty Investigations Unit $699,190 3.9%

Ratings History
SPCA of Texas has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 06/01/2021 97.80 four stars
2018-12 04/01/2020 95.93 four stars
2017-12 12/01/2018 95.77 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 93.79 four stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 93.48 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 95.71 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 88.94 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 94.42 four stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 89.45 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 84.10 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 82.88 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 78.67 two stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 75.55 two stars
2007-12 03/01/2009 83.16 three stars
2006-12 05/01/2008 83.38 three stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 90.23 four stars
2004-12 03/01/2006 82.45 three stars
2003-12 05/01/2005 76.30 two stars
2002-12 01/01/2004 86.66 three stars
2001-12 02/05/2003 78.67 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 75-1216660
Name in IRS Master File SPCA OF TEXAS
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 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 May, 1940
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
$172,488 0.79% Karen Froehlich President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$178,754 0.82% Debra Burns SVP, Development

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SPCA of Texas (TX) 97.80 four stars
Kent Animal Shelter (NY) 92.44 four stars
PAWS Chicago (IL) 93.60 four stars
Rescue Village (OH) 96.38 four stars
Friends For Life Animal Shelter (TX) 89.05 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

SPCA of Texas
2400 Lone Star Drive
Dallas, TX 75212
tel: (214) 742-7722
fax: (214) 461-1801
EIN: 75-1216660

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Board Leadership

Patricia Villareal
Board Chair

CEO

Karen Froehlich
President, CEO

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