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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Humane Society International

International arm of The Humane Society of the United States

three stars

84.35

2100 L Street, NW Washington, DC 20037
tel: (866) 614-4371   Web Site
EIN: 52-1769464

Board Leadership
Bruce Fogle
Chair of the Board

CEO
Jeff Flocken
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.35 three stars
  Financial 79.37 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Humane Society International works around the globe to promote the human-animal bond, rescue and protect dogs and cats, improve farm animal welfare, protect wildlife, promote animal-free testing and research, respond to natural disasters and confront cruelty to animals in all of its forms.

Humane Society International works around the globe to promote the human-animal bond, rescue and protect dogs and cats, improve farm animal welfare, protect wildlife, promote animal-free testing and research, respond to natural disasters and confront cruelty to animals in all of its forms.

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Financial

two stars

79.37

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
82.8%
  Administrative Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.14
  Program Expenses Growth 11.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 38.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Society International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Society International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society International (DC) 84.35 three stars
Last Chance for Animals (CA) 97.10 four stars
Alley Cat Allies (MD) 90.58 four stars
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (NY) 85.60 three stars
North Carolina Veterinary Medical Foundation (NC) 94.34 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $13,073,974
   Federated Campaigns $936
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $4,818,686
   Government Grants $99,970
Total Contributions $17,993,566
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $17,993,566
   Other Revenue $36,133
TOTAL REVENUE $18,029,699
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $14,388,894
   Administrative Expenses $746,027
   Fundraising Expenses $2,978,995
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $18,113,916
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-84,217
   
Net Assets $2,354,539

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
Companion Animals $5,411,729 37.6%
Wildlife $3,725,466 25.9%
Farm Animals $2,409,699 16.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 03/01/2020 84.35 three stars
2017-12 10/01/2019 84.76 three stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 87.97 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 89.02 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 80.90 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 82.70 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 79.99 two stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 82.06 three stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 86.01 three stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 90.00 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 77.21 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 88.22 three stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 61.98 one star
2007-12 05/01/2009 85.83 three stars
2006-12 12/15/2007 85.13 three stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 81.10 three stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 73.81 two stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 74.10 two stars
2002-12 10/01/2003 75.53 two stars
2001-12 10/15/2002 67.69 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 52-1769464
Name in IRS Master File HUMANE SOCIETY INTERNATIONAL
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 (529) Ecology or conservation
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 September, 1993
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
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 Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- Cristobel Block President $255,630
Other Salaries of Note
Not compensated -- Andrew Rowan Former President $445,932

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society International (DC) 84.35 three stars
PetSmart Charities (AZ) 95.95 four stars
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (NY) 85.60 three stars
American Veterinary Medical Foundation (IL) 89.13 three stars
Friends of Animals (CT) 89.45 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Humane Society International
2100 L Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037
tel: (866) 614-4371
fax: (301) 258-3082
EIN: 52-1769464

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Board Leadership

Bruce Fogle
Chair of the Board

CEO

Jeff Flocken
President, CEO

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