Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Wayside Waifs

Preparing pets and people for the bond of their lives.

three stars

88.33

3901 Martha Truman Road Kansas City, MO 64137
tel: (816) 761-8151   Web Site
EIN: 44-0605374

Board Leadership
Jodi Robineson
Chairperson

CEO
Geoff Hall
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.33 three stars
  Financial 83.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Wayside Waifs is an independent humane society and animal welfare organization established in 1944. Wayside Waifs is a charitable animal shelter whose purpose is to place adoptable companion animals in responsible homes. To accomplish this, we employ three key strategies: providing temporary shelter for homeless companion animals; educating the public; and developing partnerships, collaborations and strategic alliances.

The above is our mission statement. Please note additionally: Our state-of-the-art facility is a 32,700 square foot building which can shelter up to 800 animals. In addition, Wayside offers many other services to the community including humane education for children and adults, an anti-violence humane education program for grades 3-5, a volunteer program, a seniors' program, shelter for the pets of women in domestic violence shelters, a behavior helpline for frustrated pet owners, and more.

Wayside Waifs is an independent humane society and animal welfare organization established in 1944. Wayside Waifs is a charitable animal shelter whose purpose is to place adoptable companion animals in responsible homes. To accomplish this, we employ three key strategies: providing temporary shelter for homeless companion animals; educating the public; and developing partnerships, collaborations and strategic alliances.

The above is our mission statement. Please note additionally: Our state-of-the-art facility is a 32,700 square foot building which can shelter up to 800 animals. In addition, Wayside offers many other services to the community including humane education for children and adults, an anti-violence humane education program for grades 3-5, a volunteer program, a seniors' program, shelter for the pets of women in domestic violence shelters, a behavior helpline for frustrated pet owners, and more.

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Financial

three stars

83.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
72.8%
  Administrative Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 18.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.56
  Program Expenses Growth 4.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wayside Waifs on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wayside Waifs on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,284,080
   Federated Campaigns $17,434
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,020,692
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,322,206
   Program Service Revenue $857,124
Total Primary Revenue $6,179,330
   Other Revenue $562,132
TOTAL REVENUE $6,741,462
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $4,409,644
   Administrative Expenses $526,497
   Fundraising Expenses $1,065,179
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,001,320
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $740,142
   
Net Assets $20,688,112

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$188,470 3.14% Geoffrey Hall President

Mission

Wayside Waifs is an independent humane society and animal welfare organization established in 1944. Wayside Waifs is a charitable animal shelter whose purpose is to place adoptable companion animals in responsible homes. To accomplish this, we employ three key strategies: providing temporary shelter for homeless companion animals; educating the public; and developing partnerships, collaborations and strategic alliances.

The above is our mission statement. Please note additionally: Our state-of-the-art facility is a 32,700 square foot building which can shelter up to 800 animals. In addition, Wayside offers many other services to the community including humane education for children and adults, an anti-violence humane education program for grades 3-5, a volunteer program, a seniors' program, shelter for the pets of women in domestic violence shelters, a behavior helpline for frustrated pet owners, and more.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Wayside Waifs (MO) 88.33 three stars
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Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA (VA) 88.84 three stars
Faithful Friends Animal Society (DE) 89.95 three stars
Friends For Life Animal Shelter (TX) 89.05 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Wayside Waifs
3901 Martha Truman Road
Kansas City, MO 64137
tel: (816) 761-8151
EIN: 44-0605374

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Board Leadership

Jodi Robineson
Chairperson

CEO

Geoff Hall
President