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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Seattle Humane

Bringing people and pets together

four stars

94.24

13212 Southeast Eastgate Way Bellevue, WA 98005
tel: (425) 641-0080   Web Site
EIN: 91-0282060

Board Leadership
Chris Falco
Chair

CEO
David Loewe
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.24 four stars
  Financial 91.86 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Seattle Humane, founded in 1897, brings people and pets together to enrich each others lives. Practicing a no kill philosophy, they save companion animals' lives and place these formerly abandoned pets in homes of their own. Both the animals and humans benefit. Seattle Humane places loving dogs, cats and other small companion animals in homes of their own no matter how long it takes. They provide shelter related services for any companion animal in King County who needs help. In addition, Seattle Humane operates a spay/neuter clinic, education/community outreach and youth tours, and Summer Adventure Camp for Kids, among others.

Seattle Humane, founded in 1897, brings people and pets together to enrich each others lives. Practicing a no kill philosophy, they save companion animals' lives and place these formerly abandoned pets in homes of their own. Both the animals and humans benefit. Seattle Humane places loving dogs, cats and other small companion animals in homes of their own no matter how long it takes. They provide shelter related services for any companion animal in King County who needs help. In addition, Seattle Humane operates a spay/neuter clinic, education/community outreach and youth tours, and Summer Adventure Camp for Kids, among others.

Financial

four stars

91.86

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
76.6%
  Administrative Expenses 10.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.82
  Program Expenses Growth 5.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Seattle Humane on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Seattle Humane on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Seattle Humane (WA) 94.24 four stars
PAWS Chicago (IL) 100.00 four stars
The NOAH Center (WA) 90.70 four stars
Humane Society of Pinellas (FL) 90.41 four stars
San Antonio Humane Society (TX) 88.13 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $14,954,461
   Federated Campaigns $31,252
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,072,923
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $16,058,636
   Program Service Revenue $1,094,922
Total Primary Revenue $17,153,558
   Other Revenue $151,231
TOTAL REVENUE $17,304,789
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,325,426
   Administrative Expenses $755,722
   Fundraising Expenses $921,601
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,002,749
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $10,302,040
   
Net Assets $32,863,271

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
Adoption Services $4,527,224 85.0%
Education Programs and Other Services $523,547 9.8%
Veterinary Clinic $274,655 5.1%

Ratings History
Seattle Humane has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-03 11/01/2017 94.24 four stars
2015-03 07/01/2016 94.35 four stars
2014-03 06/01/2016 93.32 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-03 09/01/2015 94.75 four stars
2013-03 12/01/2014 88.99 three stars
2012-03 08/01/2013 90.02 four stars
2011-03 06/01/2012 95.01 four stars
2010-03 09/20/2011 93.39 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-03 06/01/2011 90.65 four stars
2009-03 07/01/2010 90.49 four stars
2008-03 09/01/2009 92.64 four stars
2007-03 02/01/2009 88.60 three stars
2006-03 07/01/2007 88.44 three stars
2005-03 07/01/2006 79.93 two stars
2004-03 07/01/2005 82.40 three stars
2003-03 08/01/2004 90.14 four stars
2002-03 06/09/2003 90.24 four stars
2001-03 02/05/2003 92.73 four 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 91-0282060
Name in IRS Master File HUMANE SOCIETY FOR SEATTLE-KING CO
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 December, 1972
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
  • March, 2013
  • March, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$159,463 2.27% David Loewe Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Seattle Humane (WA) 94.24 four stars
Nevada Humane Society (NV) 100.00 four stars
Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA (VA) 86.45 three stars
Tree House Humane Society (IL) 95.10 four stars
Arizona Animal Welfare League & SPCA (AZ) 89.85 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Seattle Humane
13212 Southeast Eastgate Way
Bellevue, WA 98005
tel: (425) 641-0080
fax: (425) 747-2985
EIN: 91-0282060

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Board Leadership

Chris Falco
Chair

CEO

David Loewe
Chief Executive Officer

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