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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Columbus Humane

adopt, adore, advocate

three stars

87.61

3015 Scioto-Darby Executive Court Hilliard, OH 43026
tel: (614) 777-7387   Web Site
EIN: 31-4379492

Board Leadership
Lisa Swartzwelder
President

CEO
Rachel D.K. Finney
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.61 three stars
  Financial 82.49 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Columbus Humane, founded in 1883, is dedicated to the elimination of cruelty, abuse, neglect, and abandonment of animals. Columbus Humane achieves its goals through programs and services for people and pets in the community based on humane principles and respect for non-human animals. Our vision is for all animals to live free of suffering and all companion animals to be valued members of loving and caring families.

Columbus Humane, founded in 1883, is dedicated to the elimination of cruelty, abuse, neglect, and abandonment of animals. Columbus Humane achieves its goals through programs and services for people and pets in the community based on humane principles and respect for non-human animals. Our vision is for all animals to live free of suffering and all companion animals to be valued members of loving and caring families.

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Financial

three stars

82.49

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
72.1%
  Administrative Expenses 15.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.13
  Program Expenses Growth 3.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Columbus Humane on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Columbus Humane on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Columbus Humane (OH) 87.61 three stars
Humane Rescue Alliance (DC) 90.36 four stars
Santa Fe Animal Shelter & Humane Society (NM) 87.53 three stars
Humane Society of Greater Dayton (OH) 91.33 four stars
Humane Society of the Treasure Coast (FL) 90.29 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,995,785
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $76,789
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,072,574
   Program Service Revenue $301,575
Total Primary Revenue $3,374,149
   Other Revenue $174,789
TOTAL REVENUE $3,548,938
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,940,105
   Administrative Expenses $565,193
   Fundraising Expenses $401,892
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,907,190
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $641,748
   
Net Assets $9,832,884

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
Veterinary Services $745,514 38.4%
Animal Care, Customer Care, and Community Relation $703,395 36.3%
Cruelty Investigations $329,947 17.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 08/01/2018 87.61 three stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 96.47 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 88.15 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 86.34 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 88.17 three stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 81.19 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 31-4379492
Name in IRS Master File COLUMBUS HUMANE
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 (913) Prevention of cruelty to animals
(149) Other instruction and training
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, 1957
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$103,501 3.56% Rachel D.K. Finney Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$105,061 3.61% Audra Hanthorn Employee

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Columbus Humane (OH) 87.61 three stars
Oregon Humane Society (OR) 92.77 four stars
Virginia Beach SPCA (VA) 91.36 four stars
Dane County Humane Society (WI) 90.36 four stars
SPCA Cincinnati (OH) 96.33 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Columbus Humane
3015 Scioto-Darby Executive Court
Hilliard, OH 43026
tel: (614) 777-7387
fax: (614) 777-8449
EIN: 31-4379492

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 21445
Columbus, OH 43221

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Board Leadership

Lisa Swartzwelder
President

CEO

Rachel D.K. Finney
Executive Director

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