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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Mohawk Hudson Humane Society

Enriching the lives of animals and the people who love them

three stars

88.91

3 Oakland Avenue Menands, NY 12204
tel: (518) 434-8128   Web Site
EIN: 14-1338459

Board Leadership
Cynthia LaFave
Chair

CEO
Todd Cramer
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.91 three stars
  Financial 84.84 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1887, the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society (MHHS) is the oldest and largest animal protection organization in New York's Capital Region, serving Albany, Rensselaer and surrounding counties. In addition to providing shelter and care for stray, abused and unwanted animals, we provide an ever-increasing array of services for animals and those who care for them. This includes low-cost spay/neuter and wellness services, vaccination and microchip clinics, stray housing for municipalities, dog training, a pet food pantry and humane education programming for all ages.

Founded in 1887, the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society (MHHS) is the oldest and largest animal protection organization in New York's Capital Region, serving Albany, Rensselaer and surrounding counties. In addition to providing shelter and care for stray, abused and unwanted animals, we provide an ever-increasing array of services for animals and those who care for them. This includes low-cost spay/neuter and wellness services, vaccination and microchip clinics, stray housing for municipalities, dog training, a pet food pantry and humane education programming for all ages.

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Financial

three stars

84.84

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2020 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)
75.7%
  Administrative Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.31
  Program Expenses Growth 13.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 35.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mohawk Hudson Humane Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mohawk Hudson Humane Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mohawk Hudson Humane Society (NY) 88.91 three stars
Houston Humane Society (TX) 94.53 four stars
Dakin Humane Society (MA) 91.25 four stars
Anderson Animal Shelter (IL) 96.33 four stars
Kitsap Humane Society (WA) 90.64 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,939,659
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,939,659
   Program Service Revenue $1,113,118
Total Primary Revenue $3,052,777
   Other Revenue $299,194
TOTAL REVENUE $3,351,971
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,718,553
   Administrative Expenses $392,113
   Fundraising Expenses $399,919
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,510,585
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-158,614
   
Net Assets $7,532,411

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
Animal Care and Adoption $1,641,316 60.4%
Veterinary and Cremation Services $650,353 23.9%
Non-Care Services $206,638 7.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 07/01/2020 88.91 three stars
2017-12 06/01/2019 85.59 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 88.69 three stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 90.00 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.13 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 90.62 four stars
2013-12 09/01/2015 89.67 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 14-1338459
Name in IRS Master File MOHAWK AND HUDSON RIVER HUMANE SOCIETY
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 (328) Combat juvenile delinquency
(350) Preservation of natural resources (conservation)
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 March, 1942
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$107,845 3.07% Todd Cramer President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mohawk Hudson Humane Society (NY) 88.91 three stars
Monadnock Humane Society (NH) 87.02 three stars
Monmouth County SPCA (NJ) 86.91 three stars
Humane Society of Sonoma County (CA) 86.15 three stars
Animal Refuge League (ME) 86.72 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Mohawk Hudson Humane Society
3 Oakland Avenue
Menands, NY 12204
tel: (518) 434-8128
fax: (518) 434-0217
EIN: 14-1338459

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Board Leadership

Cynthia LaFave
Chair

CEO

Todd Cramer
President & CEO

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