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Humane Society of El Paso

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four stars

90.56

4991 Fred Wilson Avenue El Paso, TX 79906
tel: (915) 532-6971   Web Site
EIN: 74-1156430

Board Leadership
Elke Cumming
President

CEO
Julie Rutledge
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.56 four stars
  Financial 89.32 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1947, the Humane Society of El Paso is dedicated to preventing suffering, neglect, abuse and cruelty to animals, providing information, raising public awareness of animal issues, promoting responsible pet ownership, and kindness towards all living things. To achieve our mission, we pursue the following goals: to provide a compassionate and healthful environment for those in our care; to facilitate responsible adoption by placing animals in caring homes; to offer education and spay/neuter programs to reduce the suffering caused by pet overpopulation; to eliminate cruelty to animals through education and advocacy; and to promote responsible pet ownership and respect for all animals through education.

Founded in 1947, the Humane Society of El Paso is dedicated to preventing suffering, neglect, abuse and cruelty to animals, providing information, raising public awareness of animal issues, promoting responsible pet ownership, and kindness towards all living things. To achieve our mission, we pursue the following goals: to provide a compassionate and healthful environment for those in our care; to facilitate responsible adoption by placing animals in caring homes; to offer education and spay/neuter programs to reduce the suffering caused by pet overpopulation; to eliminate cruelty to animals through education and advocacy; and to promote responsible pet ownership and respect for all animals through education.

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Financial

three stars

89.32

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
75.4%
  Administrative Expenses 16.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.23
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.47
  Program Expenses Growth 9.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Society of El Paso on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Society of El Paso on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society of El Paso (TX) 90.56 four stars
SICSA Pet Adoption and Wellness Center (OH) 94.60 four stars
Columbus Humane (OH) 91.98 four stars
The Anti-Cruelty Society (IL) 91.91 four stars
Asheville Humane Society (NC) 90.19 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $473,533
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $473,533
   Program Service Revenue $710,578
Total Primary Revenue $1,184,111
   Other Revenue $298,722
TOTAL REVENUE $1,482,833
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,526,309
   Administrative Expenses $330,764
   Fundraising Expenses $265,533
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,122,606
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-639,773
   
Net Assets $4,531,506

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
Pet Adoption $1,482,501 97.1%
Licensing $34,013 2.2%
Cemetery and Cremation $9,795 0.6%

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/01/2019 90.56 four stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 93.51 four stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 88.82 three stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 85.87 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 84.22 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 84.11 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 86.19 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 84.12 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 75.89 two stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 76.46 two stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 71.71 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 70.31 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 75.36 two stars
2008-12 02/01/2010 82.76 three stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 70.40 two stars
2006-12 03/01/2008 72.71 two stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 77.96 two stars
2004-12 12/01/2005 84.26 three stars
2003-12 10/01/2005 93.28 four stars
2002-12 12/01/2003 90.55 four 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 74-1156430
Name in IRS Master File HUMANE SOCIETY OF EL PASO 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 (913) Prevention of cruelty to animals
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 April, 1949
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$100,000 4.71% Jeffery Luke Westerman Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society of El Paso (TX) 90.56 four stars
Humane Society of Sonoma County (CA) 86.15 three stars
Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester (NY) 96.13 four stars
Arizona Humane Society (AZ) 91.24 four stars
Humane Rescue Alliance (DC) 89.50 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Humane Society of El Paso
4991 Fred Wilson Avenue
El Paso, TX 79906
tel: (915) 532-6971
fax: (915) 566-0723
EIN: 74-1156430

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Board Leadership

Elke Cumming
President

CEO

Julie Rutledge
Executive Director

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