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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

SPCA Serving Erie County

Caring for animals and people since 1867

three stars

86.75

205 Ensminger Road Tonawanda, NY 14150
tel: (716) 629-3523   Web Site
EIN: 16-0425315

Board Leadership
Sara Dayton
President

CEO
Gary Willoughby II
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.75 three stars
  Financial 82.63 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

82.63

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
80.1%
  Administrative Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.51
  Program Expenses Growth 0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SPCA Serving Erie County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SPCA Serving Erie County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SPCA Serving Erie County (NY) 86.75 three stars
Suncoast Humane Society (FL) 90.78 four stars
Muttville (CA) 99.49 four stars
Citizens for Animal Protection (TX) 87.54 three stars
Humane Society of Huron Valley (MI) 93.82 four stars

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The second-oldest humane society in the country, the SPCA Serving Erie County opened its doors in February of 1867. The mission of the SPCA Serving Erie County is to create a caring and kind community that encourages fair and humane treatment of all creatures. Our knowledgeable, caring, and open-minded team of staff and volunteers achieves that mission through proactive efforts to address the current status of animals in our community, education of adults and children, rescue and sheltering of animals in need, and placement of animals into appropriate homes. By providing services for people and animals, we empower individuals to become caring, competent, responsible citizens who value animals as a vital part of our community.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,609,115
   Federated Campaigns $166,467
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $189,847
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,965,429
   Program Service Revenue $948,302
Total Primary Revenue $8,913,731
   Other Revenue $471,125
TOTAL REVENUE $9,384,856
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,124,358
   Administrative Expenses $417,476
   Fundraising Expenses $764,375
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,306,209
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,078,647
   
Net Assets $16,880,900

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-09 11/01/2016 86.75 three stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 90.10 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/01/2015 90.19 four stars
2013-09 04/01/2015 92.74 four stars
2012-09 12/20/2013 93.07 four stars
2011-09 08/01/2012 95.89 four stars
2010-09 05/01/2012 93.36 four stars
2009-09 09/20/2011 93.72 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 02/01/2011 91.16 four stars
2008-09 02/01/2010 92.69 four stars
2007-09 06/01/2008 90.95 four stars
2006-09 06/01/2007 83.66 three stars
2005-09 07/01/2006 83.96 three stars
2004-09 06/01/2005 87.10 three stars
2003-09 08/01/2004 94.82 four stars
2002-09 06/09/2003 86.46 three stars
2001-09 10/15/2002 95.42 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 16-0425315
Name in IRS Master File ERIE COUNTY SPCA
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 August, 1958
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012
  • September, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$110,302 1.74% Barbara S. Carr Executive Director

The second-oldest humane society in the country, the SPCA Serving Erie County opened its doors in February of 1867. The mission of the SPCA Serving Erie County is to create a caring and kind community that encourages fair and humane treatment of all creatures. Our knowledgeable, caring, and open-minded team of staff and volunteers achieves that mission through proactive efforts to address the current status of animals in our community, education of adults and children, rescue and sheltering of animals in need, and placement of animals into appropriate homes. By providing services for people and animals, we empower individuals to become caring, competent, responsible citizens who value animals as a vital part of our community.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SPCA Serving Erie County (NY) 86.75 three stars
The SPCA for Monterey County (CA) 92.99 four stars
San Francisco SPCA (CA) 97.17 four stars
Humane Society of Vero Beach and Indian River County (FL) 85.57 three stars
Humane Society of Missouri (MO) 91.06 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

SPCA Serving Erie County
205 Ensminger Road
Tonawanda, NY 14150
tel: (716) 629-3523
fax: (716) 875-8100
EIN: 16-0425315

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Board Leadership

Sara Dayton
President

CEO

Gary Willoughby II
Executive Director

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