Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Humane Society of Indianapolis

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four stars

94.27

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

Board Leadership
Kyle Masur
Board Chair

CEO
David Horth
Interim Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.27 four stars
  Financial 91.90 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of animals euthanized
167
Total dollars of operating costs per animal per day
3
Average number of days of shelter stay for animals
14
Number of animals with freedom from fear and distress
4,084
Number of animal adoptions
3,450
Number of animals spayed and neutered
6,973
Number of vaccines administered
6,798
This impact information is current as of September 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

91.90

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 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)
82.9%
  Administrative Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.89
  Program Expenses Growth 21.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.2%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,758,290
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $350,847
   Related Organizations $275,109
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,384,246
   Program Service Revenue $1,744,380
Total Primary Revenue $8,128,626
   Other Revenue $-223,363
TOTAL REVENUE $7,905,263
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,266,721
   Administrative Expenses $230,695
   Fundraising Expenses $675,227
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,172,643
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $732,620
   
Net Assets $5,279,498

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$79,154 1.10% Steven Stolen Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$65,817 0.91% John Aleshire Former Chief Executive Officer

Mission

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) 94.27 four stars
SAVE, A Friend to Homeless Animals (NJ) 93.06 four stars
Houston Humane Society (TX) 93.57 four stars
Macomb County Humane Society (MI) 94.21 four stars
Associated Humane Societies (NJ) 85.15 three 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 Masur
Board Chair

CEO

David Horth
Interim Executive Director