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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

National Anti-Vivisection Society

Advancing science without harming animals

three stars

87.19

53 West Jackson Boulevard Suite 1552
Chicago, IL 60604
tel: (312) 427-6065   Web Site
EIN: 36-2229588

Board Leadership
Kenneth Kandaras
President

CEO
Peggy Cunniff
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.19 three stars
  Financial 82.34 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

82.34

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
75.7%
  Administrative Expenses 12.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.57
  Program Expenses Growth -2.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Anti-Vivisection Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Anti-Vivisection Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Anti-Vivisection Society (IL) 87.19 three stars
Humane Farming Association (CA) 89.28 three stars
International Fund for Animal Welfare (MA) 85.12 three stars
American Kennel Club Canine Health Foundation (NC) 88.41 three stars
American Veterinary Medical Foundation (IL) 91.45 four stars

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Founded in 1929, the National Anti-Vivisection Society (NAVS) is an educational organization whose ultimate goal is the elimination of animal use in product testing, education and biomedical research. We seek to identify the cruelty and waste of vivisection and to convince the general public to work actively for its ultimate abolition. We strive to educate researchers, physicians, manufacturers, teachers and government leaders in the discovery of new, humane methods that will save millions of animals each year and still give our children a safer, healthier and happier future. NAVS promotes greater compassion, respect and justice for animals through educational programs based on respected ethical and scientific theory and supported by extensive documentation of the cruelty and waste of vivisection.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,212,541
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $4,470
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,217,011
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,217,011
   Other Revenue $733,786
TOTAL REVENUE $2,950,797
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,825,586
   Administrative Expenses $311,038
   Fundraising Expenses $252,486
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,389,110
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $561,687
   
Net Assets $6,519,534

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
Public Awareness and Education $1,042,910 57.1%
Legal and Legislative $276,581 15.2%
Science Programs $252,771 13.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 03/01/2017 87.19 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 86.97 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 03/01/2016 80.39 three stars
2015-06 02/01/2016 79.79 two stars
2014-06 08/01/2015 82.14 three stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 87.85 three stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 87.71 three stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 86.77 three stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 86.73 three stars
2011-06 04/01/2012 78.88 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 83.78 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 05/01/2011 78.88 two stars
2009-06 08/01/2010 72.50 two stars
2008-06 08/01/2009 84.01 three stars
2007-06 04/01/2008 92.64 four stars
2006-06 04/01/2007 82.09 three stars
2005-06 04/01/2006 76.53 two stars
2004-06 03/01/2005 73.19 two stars
2003-06 02/01/2004 78.26 two stars
2002-06 02/05/2003 89.94 three 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 36-2229588
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL ANTI-VIVISECTION SOCIETY
NTEE Code D01
NTEE Classification Alliance/Advocacy Organizations
NTEE Type Animal-Related
Classification Organization to Prevent Cruelty to Animals
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (279) Other services or benefits to members or employees
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 January, 1934
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$192,331 8.05% Mary Margaret Cunniff Executive Director

Founded in 1929, the National Anti-Vivisection Society (NAVS) is an educational organization whose ultimate goal is the elimination of animal use in product testing, education and biomedical research. We seek to identify the cruelty and waste of vivisection and to convince the general public to work actively for its ultimate abolition. We strive to educate researchers, physicians, manufacturers, teachers and government leaders in the discovery of new, humane methods that will save millions of animals each year and still give our children a safer, healthier and happier future. NAVS promotes greater compassion, respect and justice for animals through educational programs based on respected ethical and scientific theory and supported by extensive documentation of the cruelty and waste of vivisection.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Anti-Vivisection Society (IL) 87.19 three stars
American Anti-Vivisection Society (PA) 90.15 four stars
The Humane Society of the United States (DC) 85.40 three stars
North Carolina Veterinary Medical Foundation (NC) 94.34 four stars
American Kennel Club Canine Health Foundation (NC) 88.41 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

National Anti-Vivisection Society
53 West Jackson Boulevard
Suite 1552
Chicago, IL 60604
tel: (312) 427-6065
fax: (312) 427-6524
EIN: 36-2229588

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Board Leadership

Kenneth Kandaras
President

CEO

Peggy Cunniff
Executive Director

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