Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Humane Rescue Alliance

Animals. People. Community.

91.13

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

Board Leadership
Theresa Fariello
Chairperson

CEO
Lisa LaFontaine
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.13
  Financial 89.60
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00
This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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

89.60

Accountability & Transparency

93.00

This rating was published 03/01/2021 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)
83.6%
  Administrative Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.01
  Program Expenses Growth 13.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.1%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $30,014,800
   Federated Campaigns $300,806
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $101,472
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $30,417,078
   Program Service Revenue $5,790,862
Total Primary Revenue $36,207,940
   Other Revenue $1,038,620
TOTAL REVENUE $37,246,560
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $13,035,905
   Administrative Expenses $841,742
   Fundraising Expenses $1,545,575
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $15,423,222
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $21,823,338
   
Net Assets $46,842,890

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$349,534 2.26% Lisa Lafontaine President, CEO

Mission

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.

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Humane Rescue Alliance (DC) 91.13
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Oregon Humane Society (OR) 92.50
Dutchess County SPCA (NY) 87.72
Humane Society of Manatee County (FL) 92.69

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Charity Contact Info

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

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 96312
Washington, DC 20090

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Board Leadership

Theresa Fariello
Chairperson

CEO

Lisa LaFontaine
President & CEO