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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Operation Kindness

Saving animals since 1976

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four stars

90.01

3201 Earhart Drive Carrollton, TX 75006
tel: (972) 418-7297   Web Site
EIN: 75-1553350

Board Leadership
Jim Gibson
President

CEO
Robert Catalani
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.01 four stars
  Financial 86.20 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

As the original and largest no-kill animal care and adoption center in North Texas, Operation Kindness is the place Where Happiness Begins. We have saved nearly 105,000 cats and dogs. We care for approximately 300 cats and dogs on a day-to-day basis, with another 150 in foster homes. In the past 12 months more than 4,800 homeless cats and dogs received medical care, clean shelter, nutritious food and playtime in a natural setting until they were adopted into new forever homes.

As the original and largest no-kill animal care and adoption center in North Texas, Operation Kindness is the place Where Happiness Begins. We have saved nearly 105,000 cats and dogs. We care for approximately 300 cats and dogs on a day-to-day basis, with another 150 in foster homes. In the past 12 months more than 4,800 homeless cats and dogs received medical care, clean shelter, nutritious food and playtime in a natural setting until they were adopted into new forever homes.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of animal adoptions
4,825
Number of animals with freedom from hunger and thirst
5,123
Number of animals with freedom from discomfort
5,123
Number of animals with freedom from pain
5,123
Number of animals with freedom to express normal behavior
5,123
Number of animals with freedom from fear and distress
5,123
Number of animals rescued
5,123
Number of animals vaccinated
4,825
Number of animals surrendered by their owner
1,185
Number of animals spayed and neutered
3,236
Pounds of pet food distributed to animal rescues/shelters
94,000
This impact information is current as of July 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

86.20

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
71.7%
  Administrative Expenses 10.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.22
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.66
  Program Expenses Growth 12.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Operation Kindness on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Operation Kindness on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Operation Kindness (TX) 90.01 four stars
Cat Care Society (CO) 91.82 four stars
Lange Foundation (CA) 96.22 four stars
Geauga Humane Society (OH) 91.88 four stars
League for Animal Welfare (OH) 93.36 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,354,553
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $427,675
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,782,228
   Program Service Revenue $832,650
Total Primary Revenue $4,614,878
   Other Revenue $571,454
TOTAL REVENUE $5,186,332
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,300,700
   Administrative Expenses $453,582
   Fundraising Expenses $871,295
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,625,577
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $560,755
   
Net Assets $6,908,944

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
Shelter for Animals $3,300,700 100.0%

Ratings History
Operation Kindness has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 03/01/2019 90.01 four stars
2016-06 10/01/2018 90.38 four stars
2016-06 04/01/2018 89.97 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 90.11 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 91.80 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 89.40 three stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 92.02 four stars
2012-06 02/01/2014 86.42 three stars
2012-06 12/20/2013 84.61 three stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 83.43 three stars
2010-12 12/01/2011 80.70 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 82.54 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 80.39 three stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 78.49 two stars
2007-12 03/01/2009 85.40 three stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 78.62 two stars
2005-12 04/01/2007 92.68 four stars
2004-12 05/01/2006 92.46 four stars
2003-12 02/01/2005 85.13 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 75-1553350
Name in IRS Master File OPERATION KINDNESS OF GARLAND
NTEE Code D34
NTEE Classification Wildlife Sanctuary, Refuge
NTEE Type Animal-Related
Classification Organization to Prevent Cruelty to Animals
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (355) Wildlife sanctuary or refuge
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 February, 1984
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$120,373 2.60% Jim Hanophy Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Operation Kindness (TX) 90.01 four stars
MaxFund (CO) 93.74 four stars
Pets in Need (CA) 91.81 four stars
Mountain Humane (ID) 92.81 four stars
Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation (CA) 100.00 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Operation Kindness
3201 Earhart Drive
Carrollton, TX 75006
tel: (972) 418-7297
fax: (972) 417-8956
EIN: 75-1553350

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Board Leadership

Jim Gibson
President

CEO

Robert Catalani
CEO

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