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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Bucks County SPCA

Rescue. Re-home. Reach Out.

four stars

91.66

1665 Street Rd. New Hope, PA 18938
tel: (215) 794-7425   Web Site
EIN: 23-1365196

Board Leadership
Cheri Hutchinson Freeh
President

CEO
Linda Reider
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.66 four stars
  Financial 95.76 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Bucks County SPCA assists animals in need and prevents suffering through rescue, re-homing, cruelty investigation and prosecution, and community outreach. We serve all of Bucks County, Pennsylvania from our two open-admission, no-time-limit animal care centers located in Lahaska and Quakertown.

The Bucks County SPCA assists animals in need and prevents suffering through rescue, re-homing, cruelty investigation and prosecution, and community outreach. We serve all of Bucks County, Pennsylvania from our two open-admission, no-time-limit animal care centers located in Lahaska and Quakertown.

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Financial

four stars

95.76

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 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)
83.5%
  Administrative Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.78
  Program Expenses Growth 6.2%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bucks County SPCA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bucks County SPCA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bucks County SPCA (PA) 91.66 four stars
Animal Allies Humane Society (MN) 88.54 three stars
Dumb Friends League (CO) 90.47 four stars
Houston SPCA (TX) 91.01 four stars
Blue Mountain Humane Society (WA) 96.82 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,924,269
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $58,429
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $10,600
Total Contributions $1,993,298
   Program Service Revenue $214,112
Total Primary Revenue $2,207,410
   Other Revenue $171,380
TOTAL REVENUE $2,378,790
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,671,008
   Administrative Expenses $185,341
   Fundraising Expenses $185,868
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,042,217
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $336,573
   
Net Assets $10,872,207

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 Care $1,393,076 83.4%
Public Awareness $187,049 11.2%
Cruelty Investigation $90,883 5.4%

Ratings History
Bucks County SPCA has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/01/2018 91.66 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 91.21 four stars
2015-12 09/01/2017 91.13 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 23-1365196
Name in IRS Master File BUCKS COUNTY SOCIETY FOR PREVENTION OF CRUELTY 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
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 October, 1941
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
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
$108,985 5.33% Linda Reider Executive Di

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bucks County SPCA (PA) 91.66 four stars
Virginia Beach SPCA (VA) 91.36 four stars
The Anti-Cruelty Society (IL) 91.91 four stars
Vanderburgh Humane Society (IN) 88.73 three stars
San Francisco SPCA (CA) 93.11 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Bucks County SPCA
1665 Street Rd.
New Hope, PA 18938
tel: (215) 794-7425
fax: (215) 794-2750
EIN: 23-1365196

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 277
Lahaska, PA 18931

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Board Leadership

Cheri Hutchinson Freeh
President

CEO

Linda Reider
Executive Director

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