Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Animal Humane Society

Engaging the hearts, hands and minds of the community to help animals

three stars

81.52

845 Meadow Lane North Golden Valley, MN 55422
tel: (763) 522-4325   Web Site
EIN: 41-0693842

Board Leadership
Donna Zimmerman
Chair

CEO
Janelle Dixon
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.52 three stars
  Financial 73.87 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The leading animal welfare organization in the Upper Midwest, the Animal Humane Society is committed to engaging and serving local communities of people and animals by providing comprehensive programs and services to compassionately serve all of the stages of an animal's life. At our campuses in Coon Rapids, Golden Valley, St. Paul and Woodbury, our mission is to engage the hearts, hands and minds of the community to help animals. Our programs at our five campuses include adoption and surrender, outreach, rescue, pet training and boarding. Animal Humane Society assisted over 22,000 animals in 2019.

The leading animal welfare organization in the Upper Midwest, the Animal Humane Society is committed to engaging and serving local communities of people and animals by providing comprehensive programs and services to compassionately serve all of the stages of an animal's life. At our campuses in Coon Rapids, Golden Valley, St. Paul and Woodbury, our mission is to engage the hearts, hands and minds of the community to help animals. Our programs at our five campuses include adoption and surrender, outreach, rescue, pet training and boarding. Animal Humane Society assisted over 22,000 animals in 2019.

Impact Information

GuideStar is Charity Navigator's trusted partner in sharing information on how this organization seeks impact.  GuideStar has recognized this organization with a Platinum Seal of Transparency for voluntarily and publicly sharing information about how they measure their progress and results.  Learn More about Impact Information.
Reported Results
Showing 3 of 10
Total in 2019
Number of animal adoptions
18,684
Average number of days of shelter stay for animals
9
Number of animals spayed and neutered
12,572
Number of volunteers
2,242
number of wellness exams and procedures
2,857
number of animals trained by AHS trainers
1,645
Number of overall donors
44,056
number of animals transported to us from rescue partners
8,555
number of calls to Pet Helpline
109,013
number of animals impacted by Humane Investigations
5,735
This impact information is current as of August 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

two stars

73.87

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 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)
75.2%
  Administrative Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.24
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.44
  Program Expenses Growth 4.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 30.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Animal Humane Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Animal Humane Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $17,352,320
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,453,966
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $18,806,286
   Program Service Revenue $6,645,410
Total Primary Revenue $25,451,696
   Other Revenue $1,447,328
TOTAL REVENUE $26,899,024
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $14,593,337
   Administrative Expenses $1,094,163
   Fundraising Expenses $4,504,282
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $20,191,782
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $6,707,242
   
Net Assets $31,929,386

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$231,881 1.14% Janelle Dixon President, CEO

Mission

The leading animal welfare organization in the Upper Midwest, the Animal Humane Society is committed to engaging and serving local communities of people and animals by providing comprehensive programs and services to compassionately serve all of the stages of an animal's life. At our campuses in Coon Rapids, Golden Valley, St. Paul and Woodbury, our mission is to engage the hearts, hands and minds of the community to help animals. Our programs at our five campuses include adoption and surrender, outreach, rescue, pet training and boarding. Animal Humane Society assisted over 22,000 animals in 2019.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Animal Humane Society (MN) 81.52 three stars
Dutchess County SPCA (NY) 85.23 three stars
Humane Indiana (IN) 89.53 three stars
Houston Humane Society (TX) 94.53 four stars
Charleston Animal Society (SC) 87.73 three stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

Charity Contact Info

Animal Humane Society
845 Meadow Lane North
Golden Valley, MN 55422
tel: (763) 522-4325
fax: (763) 522-0933
EIN: 41-0693842

Visit Web Site

Board Leadership

Donna Zimmerman
Chair

CEO

Janelle Dixon
President & CEO