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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

SPCA Cincinnati

We turn no animal away

four stars

95.59

3949 Colerain Avenue Cincinnati, OH 45223
tel: (513) 541-6100   Web Site
EIN: 31-0543284

Board Leadership
Thomas W. Chatham
Chair

CEO
Jake White
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.59 four stars
  Financial 93.77 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1873, SPCA Cincinnati is an animal shelter and humane society that continually strives to strengthen the human-animal bond and improve the welfare of animals by fostering humane care and treatment of all animals. Through humane education and animal protection, we improve the quality of life in our community. SPCA Cincinnati provides services to Hamilton County and the City of Cincinnati, Ohio. This service area covers a population of over 900,000 people and an area of over 500 square miles. We offer refuge, medical care, nourishment and a second chance for homeless animals; and we protect animals from cruelty, neglect, carelessness, ignorance and irresponsibility.

Founded in 1873, SPCA Cincinnati is an animal shelter and humane society that continually strives to strengthen the human-animal bond and improve the welfare of animals by fostering humane care and treatment of all animals. Through humane education and animal protection, we improve the quality of life in our community. SPCA Cincinnati provides services to Hamilton County and the City of Cincinnati, Ohio. This service area covers a population of over 900,000 people and an area of over 500 square miles. We offer refuge, medical care, nourishment and a second chance for homeless animals; and we protect animals from cruelty, neglect, carelessness, ignorance and irresponsibility.

Financial

four stars

93.77

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
84.1%
  Administrative Expenses 4.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.33
  Program Expenses Growth 9.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SPCA Cincinnati on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SPCA Cincinnati on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SPCA Cincinnati (OH) 95.59 four stars
Animal Protective Association of Missouri (MO) 96.79 four stars
Longmont Humane Society (CO) 86.48 three stars
Oregon Humane Society (OR) 92.50 four stars
Capital Humane Society (NE) 90.55 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,921,159
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,921,159
   Program Service Revenue $1,989,467
Total Primary Revenue $6,910,626
   Other Revenue $443,665
TOTAL REVENUE $7,354,291
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,814,519
   Administrative Expenses $326,152
   Fundraising Expenses $811,568
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,952,239
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $402,052
   
Net Assets $15,284,462

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 Shelter $3,610,194 62.1%
Dog Warden $1,792,781 30.8%
Hands on Farm Education $113,949 2.0%

Ratings History
SPCA Cincinnati has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 12/23/2020 95.59 four stars
2018-12 10/01/2019 96.33 four stars
2017-12 12/01/2018 96.13 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 95.50 four stars
2016-12 12/01/2017 92.77 four stars
2015-12 11/01/2016 84.85 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 79.41 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 79.39 two stars
2013-12 12/22/2014 72.39 two stars
2013-12 11/01/2014 71.95 two stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 76.89 two stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 76.79 two stars
2012-12 10/01/2013 76.36 two stars
2011-12 12/01/2012 86.00 three stars
2010-12 12/01/2011 79.31 two stars
2009-12 11/01/2011 84.88 three stars
2008-12 09/20/2011 61.85 one star
 
CN 1.0
2008-12 05/01/2010 89.93 three stars
2007-12 07/01/2009 77.11 two stars
2006-12 07/01/2008 72.21 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 31-0543284
Name in IRS Master File HAMILTON COUNTY SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS
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 November, 1965
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$148,154 2.13% Jake White President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SPCA Cincinnati (OH) 95.59 four stars
Humane Society of Harrisburg Area (PA) 88.54 three stars
Animal Friends Alliance (CO) 89.38 three stars
Providence Animal Center (PA) 90.43 four stars
Berkshire Humane Society (MA) 85.85 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

SPCA Cincinnati
3949 Colerain Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45223
tel: (513) 541-6100
fax: (513) 489-7394
EIN: 31-0543284

Mail donations to:
Development Department
11900 Conrey Road
Cincinnati, OH 45249

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Board Leadership

Thomas W. Chatham
Chair

CEO

Jake White
President, CEO

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