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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

MaxFund

A true no-kill shelter

97.44

720 West 10th Avenue Denver, CO 80204
tel: (720) 266-6081   Web Site
EIN: 84-1116882

Board Leadership
Elizabeth Grice
President

CEO
Nanci Suro
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.44
  Financial 96.38
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

96.38

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
81.1%
  Administrative Expenses 16.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.88
  Program Expenses Growth 11.0%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by MaxFund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by MaxFund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
MaxFund (CO) 97.44
Heart of the Valley Animal Shelter (MT) 92.11
Geauga Humane Society (OH) 88.28
Tri County Humane Society (FL) 96.59
Cat Care Society (CO) 86.18

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The MaxFund Animal Adoption Center was established in 1988 to provide medical care for injured pets with no known owners, and to seek out new homes for these animals once they have recovered. The MaxFund provides emergency care and a home for injured animals until the owner is located or a suitable home is found. This service is provided, without cost, to the caring person who notifies the MaxFund. The MaxFund is a true no-kill shelter. We also provide low-cost vaccinations, pet food, and spay/neuter clinics for pets of low income families; no-fee adoptions for senior citizens and AIDS patients; and a therapy program which takes pets to visit senior centers, the VA Hospital and nursing homes.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,639,898
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $38,790
   Fundraising Events $130,646
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,809,334
   Program Service Revenue $206,556
Total Primary Revenue $3,015,890
   Other Revenue $71,617
TOTAL REVENUE $3,087,507
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,247,155
   Administrative Expenses $427,114
   Fundraising Expenses $49,333
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,723,602
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $363,905
   
Net Assets $9,091,285

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 Operations $1,294,885 57.6%
Low Cost Clinic $879,889 39.2%
Outreach $40,519 1.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 97.44
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 91.37
2014-12 11/01/2015 84.62
2013-12 05/01/2015 85.73
2012-12 05/01/2014 93.07
2011-12 09/01/2013 95.95
2011-12 04/01/2013 95.06
2010-12 03/01/2012 93.93
2010-12 02/01/2012 90.55
2010-12 12/01/2011 80.17
2009-12 11/01/2011 92.65
2009-12 09/20/2011 74.34
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/01/2010 90.41
2008-12 05/01/2010 93.94
2007-12 02/01/2009 91.29
2006-12 02/01/2008 91.42
2005-12 03/01/2007 91.39
2004-12 10/01/2005 90.95
2003-12 09/01/2004 90.60
2002-12 11/01/2003 68.41

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 84-1116882
Name in IRS Master File THE MAXFUND INC
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 (913) Prevention of cruelty to animals
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
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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
$111,759 4.10% Nanci Suro Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$6,500 0.23% William Suro Vice President

The MaxFund Animal Adoption Center was established in 1988 to provide medical care for injured pets with no known owners, and to seek out new homes for these animals once they have recovered. The MaxFund provides emergency care and a home for injured animals until the owner is located or a suitable home is found. This service is provided, without cost, to the caring person who notifies the MaxFund. The MaxFund is a true no-kill shelter. We also provide low-cost vaccinations, pet food, and spay/neuter clinics for pets of low income families; no-fee adoptions for senior citizens and AIDS patients; and a therapy program which takes pets to visit senior centers, the VA Hospital and nursing homes.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
MaxFund (CO) 97.44
SPCA of Westchester (NY) 96.40
Austin Humane Society (TX) 87.70
Save-A-Pet Adoption Center (IL) 97.05
The Humane Society Naples (FL) 97.23

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Charity Contact Info

MaxFund
720 West 10th Avenue
Denver, CO 80204
tel: (720) 266-6081
fax: (303) 595-0192
EIN: 84-1116882

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Board Leadership

Elizabeth Grice
President

CEO

Nanci Suro
Executive Director

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