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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Humane Rescue Alliance

Animals. People. Community.

four stars

95.87

71 Oglethorpe Street, NW Washington, DC 20011
tel: (202) 723-5730   Web Site
EIN: 53-0219724

Board Leadership
Roger Marmet
Chairman

CEO
Lisa LaFontaine
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.87 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/22/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Washington Humane Society and the Washington Animal Rescue League have each served the animals and people of the District of Columbia and the National Capitol region for over a century. Now these two great forces for animal protection have come together to form an even more powerful organization: the Humane Rescue Alliance. With the creation of the Humane Rescue Alliance, we're combining our proficiency and knowledge in all aspects of animal care, from providing quality, affordable medical services to creating families with each adoption. Most importantly, we're here to tenaciously protect and advocate for the animals in our community, and support and celebrate people's love and compassion for them. We are the Humane Rescue Alliance.

The Washington Humane Society and the Washington Animal Rescue League have each served the animals and people of the District of Columbia and the National Capitol region for over a century. Now these two great forces for animal protection have come together to form an even more powerful organization: the Humane Rescue Alliance. With the creation of the Humane Rescue Alliance, we're combining our proficiency and knowledge in all aspects of animal care, from providing quality, affordable medical services to creating families with each adoption. Most importantly, we're here to tenaciously protect and advocate for the animals in our community, and support and celebrate people's love and compassion for them. We are the Humane Rescue Alliance.

Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 12/22/2017 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)
86.2%
  Administrative Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.20
  Program Expenses Growth 8.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Rescue Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Rescue Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Rescue Alliance (DC) 95.87 four stars
Heartland Humane Society (OR) 86.67 three stars
SPCA Cincinnati (OH) 92.77 four stars
Arizona Humane Society (AZ) 96.09 four stars
Española Valley Humane Society (NM) 96.46 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,219,487
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $995,278
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $5,000,000
Total Contributions $9,214,765
   Program Service Revenue $4,115,334
Total Primary Revenue $13,330,099
   Other Revenue $92,652
TOTAL REVENUE $13,422,751
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,931,837
   Administrative Expenses $557,185
   Fundraising Expenses $652,877
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,141,899
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $5,280,852
   
Net Assets $9,691,287

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
DC Animal Control $3,802,638 54.9%
Spay/Neuter Clinic $1,056,821 15.2%
Animal Care Program $488,547 7.0%

Ratings History
Humane Rescue Alliance has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-09 12/22/2017 95.87 four stars
2015-09 04/01/2017 93.91 four stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 90.83 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/01/2015 91.47 four stars
2013-09 06/01/2015 91.43 four stars
2013-09 05/01/2015 90.98 four stars
2012-09 10/01/2013 82.76 three stars
2011-09 12/01/2012 83.22 three stars
2011-09 07/01/2012 84.37 three stars
2010-09 09/20/2011 87.68 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-09 06/01/2011 87.38 three stars
2009-09 12/01/2010 90.56 four stars
2007-09 12/17/2008 87.35 three stars
2006-09 12/01/2007 90.69 four stars
2005-09 05/01/2006 81.30 three stars
2004-09 07/01/2005 60.65 one star
2003-09 08/01/2004 81.73 three stars
2002-09 09/01/2003 83.08 three stars
2001-09 02/05/2003 92.04 four 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 53-0219724
Name in IRS Master File WASHINGTON HUMANE SOCIETY THE SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF
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 (349) Other youth organization or 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]
Ruling Date June, 1937
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012
  • September, 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
$223,034 2.73% Lisa LaFontaine President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Rescue Alliance (DC) 95.87 four stars
Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA (CA) 90.86 four stars
Suncoast Humane Society (FL) 90.78 four stars
Oklahoma Humane Society (OK) 88.48 three stars
Humane Society of Boulder Valley (CO) 86.89 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Humane Rescue Alliance
71 Oglethorpe Street, NW
Washington, DC 20011
tel: (202) 723-5730
EIN: 53-0219724

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Board Leadership

Roger Marmet
Chairman

CEO

Lisa LaFontaine
President & CEO

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