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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Dane County Humane Society

Helping people help animals

three stars

84.03

5132 Voges Road Madison, WI 53718
tel: (608) 838-0413   Web Site
EIN: 39-0806335

Board Leadership
Cathy Holmes
President

CEO
Pam McCloud Smith
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.03 three stars
  Financial 77.78 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

two stars

77.78

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

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)
77.5%
  Administrative Expenses 9.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.59
  Program Expenses Growth 1.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Dane County Humane Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Dane County Humane Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Dane County Humane Society (WI) 84.03 three stars
Houston SPCA (TX) 90.36 four stars
Arizona Humane Society (AZ) 94.93 four stars
Humane Society of Missouri (MO) 91.06 four stars
Greenhill Humane Society, SPCA (OR) 93.68 four stars

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Dane County Humane Society (DCHS) serves south central Wisconsin in the areas of animal intake and care, medical services, education, adoption and outreach. Our services and programs include: a nationally recognized ringworm treatment program and other cutting-edge shelter medicine programs; innovative partnerships with area veterinary clinics, the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine, and the University of California-Davis Shelter Medicine Program; and summer camps and other education programs for children.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,310,764
   Federated Campaigns $198,616
   Membership Dues $74,805
   Fundraising Events $168,240
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,752,425
   Program Service Revenue $1,071,237
Total Primary Revenue $3,823,662
   Other Revenue $-43,048
TOTAL REVENUE $3,780,614
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,605,393
   Administrative Expenses $333,390
   Fundraising Expenses $507,153
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,445,936
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $334,678
   
Net Assets $5,853,040

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 Services $1,719,364 66.0%
Adoption Services $387,108 14.9%
Education and Outreach Services $184,459 7.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 11/01/2016 84.03 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.86 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 87.54 three stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 88.24 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 85.12 three stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 93.50 four stars
2010-12 06/01/2012 88.76 three stars
2010-12 12/01/2011 87.72 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 87.11 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 82.02 three stars
2008-12 11/01/2009 77.77 two stars
2007-12 06/01/2009 66.47 one star
2006-12 08/01/2007 87.49 three stars
2005-12 10/01/2006 93.67 four stars
2004-12 08/01/2005 83.10 three stars
2003-12 09/01/2004 79.07 two stars
2002-12 09/01/2003 83.61 three stars
2001-12 10/15/2002 72.41 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 39-0806335
Name in IRS Master File DANE COUNTY HUMANE SOCIETY
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]
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 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
$109,138 3.16% Pam McCloud Smith Executive Director

Dane County Humane Society (DCHS) serves south central Wisconsin in the areas of animal intake and care, medical services, education, adoption and outreach. Our services and programs include: a nationally recognized ringworm treatment program and other cutting-edge shelter medicine programs; innovative partnerships with area veterinary clinics, the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine, and the University of California-Davis Shelter Medicine Program; and summer camps and other education programs for children.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Dane County Humane Society (WI) 84.03 three stars
Humane Society of Greater Dayton (OH) 96.69 four stars
Asheville Humane Society (NC) 93.88 four stars
The Maryland SPCA (MD) 93.15 four stars
The Anti-Cruelty Society (IL) 91.64 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Dane County Humane Society
5132 Voges Road
Madison, WI 53718
tel: (608) 838-0413
fax: (608) 838-0368
EIN: 39-0806335

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Board Leadership

Cathy Holmes
President

CEO

Pam McCloud Smith
Executive Director

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