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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Humane Society of Huron Valley

Serving all of Washtenaw County

95.12

3100 Cherry Hill Road Ann Arbor, MI 48105
tel: (734) 662-5585   Web Site
EIN: 38-1474931

Board Leadership
Sharon Rothwell
Chair

CEO
Tanya Hilgendorf
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.12
  Financial 93.10
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

93.10

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
86.5%
  Administrative Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.92
  Program Expenses Growth 3.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Society of Huron Valley on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Society of Huron Valley on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society of Huron Valley (MI) 95.12
Muttville (CA) 96.88
Pasado's Safe Haven (WA) 94.96
Citizens for Animal Protection (TX) 87.54
Oregon Humane Society (OR) 92.89

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HSHV's mission is to support the loving, responsible care of all animals in our community by:
-Ensuring proper, nurturing care for the animals in our shelter
-Placing all adoptable animals in loving homes
-Reducing pet over-population
-Caring for the physical well-being of animals in our community
-Providing education and outreach to the community
-Stopping animal cruelty

We are the only animal shelter in Washtenaw County that takes in all types of unwanted, injured, lost, stray, abandoned, and abused animals. Last year, we helped over 13,000 animals with some form of mission-related services.

We ended 2011 with another record-breaking save rate of 81.5 % and were honored a second year in row by the Michigan Pet Fund Alliance for having the highest save rate of any shelter like us Michigan.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,415,488
   Federated Campaigns $18,643
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $307,633
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,741,764
   Program Service Revenue $2,520,013
Total Primary Revenue $5,261,777
   Other Revenue $243,435
TOTAL REVENUE $5,505,212
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,670,898
   Administrative Expenses $372,325
   Fundraising Expenses $477,620
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,520,843
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-15,631
   
Net Assets $10,306,914

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
Emergency Clinic $1,464,414 31.4%
Temporary Shelter $2,377,282 50.9%
Cruelty/ Rescue and Support Programs $829,202 17.8%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 95.12
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 02/01/2016 94.79
2013-12 08/01/2015 94.07
2012-12 06/01/2014 92.07
2011-12 07/01/2013 90.40
2010-12 02/01/2012 95.43
2009-12 09/20/2011 89.59
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 87.78
2008-12 05/01/2010 98.10
2007-12 02/01/2009 95.61
2006-12 12/01/2007 90.51
2005-12 02/01/2007 89.23
2004-12 03/01/2006 84.97
2003-12 12/01/2004 87.20
2002-12 02/01/2004 89.63
2001-12 04/15/2003 92.09

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 38-1474931
Name in IRS Master File HUMANE SOCIETY OF HURON VALLEY
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 February, 1951
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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
$134,196 2.43% Tanya Hilgendorf President, CEO

HSHV's mission is to support the loving, responsible care of all animals in our community by:
-Ensuring proper, nurturing care for the animals in our shelter
-Placing all adoptable animals in loving homes
-Reducing pet over-population
-Caring for the physical well-being of animals in our community
-Providing education and outreach to the community
-Stopping animal cruelty

We are the only animal shelter in Washtenaw County that takes in all types of unwanted, injured, lost, stray, abandoned, and abused animals. Last year, we helped over 13,000 animals with some form of mission-related services.

We ended 2011 with another record-breaking save rate of 81.5 % and were honored a second year in row by the Michigan Pet Fund Alliance for having the highest save rate of any shelter like us Michigan.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society of Huron Valley (MI) 95.12
Humane Animal Welfare Society (WI) 88.09
Dakin Humane Society (MA) 92.74
Potter League for Animals (RI) 90.39
The SPCA for Monterey County (CA) 92.99

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Charity Contact Info

Humane Society of Huron Valley
3100 Cherry Hill Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
tel: (734) 662-5585
fax: (734) 929-0814
EIN: 38-1474931

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Board Leadership

Sharon Rothwell
Chair

CEO

Tanya Hilgendorf
President & CEO

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