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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Humane Society of Boulder Valley

Promoting healthy relationships between pets and people

three stars

88.04

2323 55th Street Boulder, CO 80301
tel: (303) 442-4030   Web Site
EIN: 84-0152768

Board Leadership
Elyse Foster
Chair

CEO
Lisa Pedersen
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.04 three stars
  Financial 83.10 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

It is the mission of the Humane Society of Boulder Valley to protect and enhance the lives of companion animals by promoting healthy relationships between pets and people. We stay true to our mission statement through a diverse curriculum of programs and services. Over a century ago, the Humane Society of Boulder Valley was founded to protect those who did not have a voice to protect themselves. This mission holds true today as we counter animal neglect and cruelty by partnering with community animal care and control and law enforcement agencies. We offer refuge to over 8,000 animals each year.

It is the mission of the Humane Society of Boulder Valley to protect and enhance the lives of companion animals by promoting healthy relationships between pets and people. We stay true to our mission statement through a diverse curriculum of programs and services. Over a century ago, the Humane Society of Boulder Valley was founded to protect those who did not have a voice to protect themselves. This mission holds true today as we counter animal neglect and cruelty by partnering with community animal care and control and law enforcement agencies. We offer refuge to over 8,000 animals each year.

Financial

three stars

83.10

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
81.7%
  Administrative Expenses 5.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.23
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.65
  Program Expenses Growth 4.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Society of Boulder Valley on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Society of Boulder Valley on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society of Boulder Valley (CO) 88.04 three stars
Dakin Humane Society (MA) 92.78 four stars
Longmont Humane Society (CO) 86.48 three stars
Humane Fort Wayne (IN) 89.28 three stars
Woods Humane Society (CA) 98.16 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,907,895
   Federated Campaigns $181,172
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $540,078
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $114,199
Total Contributions $2,743,344
   Program Service Revenue $2,951,827
Total Primary Revenue $5,695,171
   Other Revenue $126,399
TOTAL REVENUE $5,821,570
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,995,861
   Administrative Expenses $341,468
   Fundraising Expenses $767,328
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,104,657
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-283,087
   
Net Assets $11,596,636

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, Behavior, and Training $2,661,593 53.3%
Veterinary Clinic $2,176,348 43.6%
Community Outreach $157,920 3.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 06/01/2020 88.04 three stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 88.19 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 86.81 three stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 86.89 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 84.76 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 81.82 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 82.37 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 82.15 three stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 80.03 three stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 79.84 two stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 77.93 two stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 85.82 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 76.40 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 76.55 two stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 81.69 three stars
2007-12 06/01/2009 82.46 three stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 84.87 three stars
2005-12 12/15/2006 79.20 two stars
2004-10 11/01/2005 75.81 two stars
2003-10 02/01/2005 75.43 two 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 84-0152768
Name in IRS Master File THE HUMANE SOCIETY OF BOULDER VALLEY INC
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
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 March, 1933
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$153,353 2.51% Lisa Pedersen CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society of Boulder Valley (CO) 88.04 three stars
Wisconsin Humane Society (WI) 95.36 four stars
Humane Society of Huron Valley (MI) 91.66 four stars
Monmouth County SPCA (NJ) 88.56 three stars
Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA (CA) 91.55 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Humane Society of Boulder Valley
2323 55th Street
Boulder, CO 80301
tel: (303) 442-4030
fax: (303) 565-5151
EIN: 84-0152768

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Board Leadership

Elyse Foster
Chair

CEO

Lisa Pedersen
CEO

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