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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Humane Society of Indianapolis

Friends for Life

four stars

95.57

7929 North Michigan Road Indianapolis, IN 46268
tel: (317) 872-5650   Web Site
EIN: 35-0876385

Board Leadership
Kyle J. Masur
Board Chair

CEO
John Aleshire
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.57 four stars
  Financial 93.74 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

93.74

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
80.6%
  Administrative Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.26
  Program Expenses Growth 13.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Society of Indianapolis on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Society of Indianapolis on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society of Indianapolis (IN) 95.57 four stars
Animal Rescue League of Iowa (IA) 94.54 four stars
Blue Mountain Humane Society (WA) 92.22 four stars
Humane Society of Manatee County (FL) 97.60 four stars
Animal Welfare League of Arlington (VA) 91.50 four stars

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The Humane Society of Indianapolis (IndyHumane) is the leading voice for the welfare of animals and improving their quality of life. Our vision is that all central Indiana animals are treated with dignity and respect and live free from cruelty, harm and neglect. IndyHumane is the first choice in providing direct services for shelter cats and dogs, including adoption, foster home placement, behavior training, appropriate medical care, and affordable spay/neuter services.

As the voice for the animals, IndyHumane brings together like-minded animal-focused individuals and groups to educate the public about animal welfare issues and concerns. For over 100 years, it's all about the animals.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,202,241
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $291,750
   Related Organizations $267,863
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,761,854
   Program Service Revenue $1,344,851
Total Primary Revenue $5,106,705
   Other Revenue $-211,873
TOTAL REVENUE $4,894,832
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,675,094
   Administrative Expenses $260,648
   Fundraising Expenses $734,903
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,670,645
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $224,187
   
Net Assets $5,696,712

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
Companion Animal Care $3,381,700 92.0%
Low Cost Spay/Neuter Surgery $241,894 6.6%
Outreach/Education $51,500 1.4%

Ratings History
Humane Society of Indianapolis has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 02/01/2017 95.57 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.03 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 90.81 four stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 87.53 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 75.08 two stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 87.34 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 81.78 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 75.06 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 65.67 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 55.25 one star
2008-12 05/01/2010 60.44 one star
2007-12 12/17/2008 83.38 three stars
2006-12 03/01/2008 81.88 three stars
2005-12 10/01/2006 71.20 two stars
2004-12 10/01/2005 66.56 one star
2003-12 12/01/2004 57.46 one star
2002-12 10/01/2003 75.52 two stars
2001-12 06/09/2003 78.22 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 35-0876385
Name in IRS Master File HUMANE SOCIETY OF INDIANAPOLIS INC
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 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 November, 1941
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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
$124,974 2.67% John Aleshire Executive Director

The Humane Society of Indianapolis (IndyHumane) is the leading voice for the welfare of animals and improving their quality of life. Our vision is that all central Indiana animals are treated with dignity and respect and live free from cruelty, harm and neglect. IndyHumane is the first choice in providing direct services for shelter cats and dogs, including adoption, foster home placement, behavior training, appropriate medical care, and affordable spay/neuter services.

As the voice for the animals, IndyHumane brings together like-minded animal-focused individuals and groups to educate the public about animal welfare issues and concerns. For over 100 years, it's all about the animals.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society of Indianapolis (IN) 95.57 four stars
San Diego Humane Society (CA) 93.40 four stars
Kentucky Humane Society (KY) 89.98 three stars
Humane Animal Welfare Society (WI) 88.13 three stars
The Anti-Cruelty Society (IL) 92.80 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Humane Society of Indianapolis
7929 North Michigan Road
Indianapolis, IN 46268
tel: (317) 872-5650
fax: (317) 876-2428
EIN: 35-0876385

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Board Leadership

Kyle J. Masur
Board Chair

CEO

John Aleshire
Executive Director

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