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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Animal Defense League of Texas

We take them in, you take them home

four stars

97.77

11300 Nacogdoches Road San Antonio, TX 78217
tel: (210) 655-1481   Web Site
EIN: 74-6002033

Board Leadership
Anna-Laura Howell
President

CEO
Janice Darling
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.77 four stars
  Financial 99.05 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Chartered in 1934, the Animal Defense League (ADL) is a true no-kill shelter for abandoned, abused, neglected, or surrendered dogs and cats. Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for these animals by providing needed medical care, including spaying and neutering. Food, shelter, safety, and behavioral are also provided, along with compassion and loving attention. While maintaining a healthy and loving facility, ADL consistently works to find the best possible home for each resident animal. The ADL provides programs and services which strengthen the bond between animals and people. Through grass roots advocacy, education, legal intervention, and rescue, the organization is the leading voice for dogs and cats in crisis.

Chartered in 1934, the Animal Defense League (ADL) is a true no-kill shelter for abandoned, abused, neglected, or surrendered dogs and cats. Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for these animals by providing needed medical care, including spaying and neutering. Food, shelter, safety, and behavioral are also provided, along with compassion and loving attention. While maintaining a healthy and loving facility, ADL consistently works to find the best possible home for each resident animal. The ADL provides programs and services which strengthen the bond between animals and people. Through grass roots advocacy, education, legal intervention, and rescue, the organization is the leading voice for dogs and cats in crisis.

Results Information

Reported Results
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Total in 2016
Number of animal adoptions
5,045
Number of new donors
961
Number of overall donors
3,430
Number of donations made by board members
81
Average number of days of shelter stay for animals
28
Number of animals rescued
5,451
Number of animals spayed and neutered
6,174
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Financial

four stars

99.05

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 04/01/2017 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)
81.7%
  Administrative Expenses 13.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.15
  Program Expenses Growth 18.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Animal Defense League of Texas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Animal Defense League of Texas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Animal Defense League of Texas (TX) 97.77 four stars
Furkids (GA) 92.38 four stars
North Shore Animal League America (NY) 86.99 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,287,210
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $828,524
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,115,734
   Program Service Revenue $561,045
Total Primary Revenue $5,676,779
   Other Revenue $225,706
TOTAL REVENUE $5,902,485
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,316,785
   Administrative Expenses $611,850
   Fundraising Expenses $160,884
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,089,519
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,812,966
   
Net Assets $7,163,258

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Animal Defense League of Texas has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 04/01/2017 97.77 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 97.60 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 94.51 four stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 91.93 four stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 88.48 three stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 88.95 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 86.34 three stars
2009-12 12/23/2011 83.02 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 78.23 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 80.26 three stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 92.32 four stars
2007-12 05/01/2009 82.02 three stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 89.93 three stars
2005-12 04/01/2007 82.04 three stars
2004-12 06/01/2006 77.49 two stars
2003-12 04/01/2005 82.83 three stars
2002-12 04/01/2004 87.65 three stars
2001-12 04/15/2003 90.22 four stars
2000-12 04/15/2002 80.35 three 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 74-6002033
Name in IRS Master File ANIMAL DEFENSE LEAGUE
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
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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, 1947
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 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
$90,175 2.20% Janice Darling Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Animal Defense League of Texas (TX) 97.77 four stars
The Humane Society Naples (FL) 98.23 four stars
San Antonio Humane Society (TX) 88.05 three stars
Animal Friends (PA) 94.54 four stars
Delaware Humane Association (DE) 86.50 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Animal Defense League of Texas
11300 Nacogdoches Road
San Antonio, TX 78217
tel: (210) 655-1481
fax: (210) 655-4498
EIN: 74-6002033

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Board Leadership

Anna-Laura Howell
President

CEO

Janice Darling
Executive Director

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