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Humane Society of El Paso

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four stars

93.51

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 93.51 four stars
  Financial 95.52 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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.

Financial

four stars

95.52

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 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)
78.1%
  Administrative Expenses 16.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.29
  Program Expenses Growth 10.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.6%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society of El Paso (TX) 93.51 four stars
Citizens for Animal Protection (TX) 90.68 four stars
Humane Society of Vero Beach and Indian River County (FL) 88.41 three stars
Connecticut Humane Society (CT) 89.17 three stars
Humane Society of South Coastal Georgia (GA) 90.71 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $772,107
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $772,107
   Program Service Revenue $646,965
Total Primary Revenue $1,419,072
   Other Revenue $219,876
TOTAL REVENUE $1,638,948
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,491,633
   Administrative Expenses $324,539
   Fundraising Expenses $101,888
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,918,060
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-279,112
   
Net Assets $5,311,057

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 $1,456,123 97.6%
Licensing $33,121 2.2%
Cemetery and Cremation $2,389 0.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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
2001-12 04/15/2003 90.15 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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$14,231 0.74% Luke Westerman Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$57,384 2.99% Hector Montoya Interim Executive Director
$47,967 2.50% Mary E. Hoover Former Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society of El Paso (TX) 93.51 four stars
Humane Pennsylvania (PA) 86.38 three stars
The Humane Society for Tacoma and Pierce County (WA) 91.13 four stars
Humane Society of Boulder Valley (CO) 88.19 three stars
Associated Humane Societies (NJ) 85.54 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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