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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Humane Society of North Texas

Kindness, justice, and mercy to every living creature

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four stars

94.34

1840 East Lancaster Avenue Fort Worth, TX 76103
tel: (817) 332-4768   Web Site
EIN: 75-1245911

Board Leadership
Martha York
President

CEO
Susan Gulig
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.34 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Humane Society of North Texas (HSNT) has been serving Tarrant and surrounding counties since 1905. HSNT's mission is to act as an advocate on behalf of all animals and to ensure their legal, moral and ethical consideration and protection; to provide for the well-being of animals who are abandoned, injured, neglected, mistreated or otherwise in need; to promote an appreciation of animals; and to instill respect for all living things. In accordance to our mission, we promote kindness, justice and mercy to every living creature entering our door. To accomplish our mission, we provide adoptions, humane investigations, animal surrender and admission, emergency rescue, a spay and neuter program, lost and found, and animal education.

The Humane Society of North Texas (HSNT) has been serving Tarrant and surrounding counties since 1905. HSNT's mission is to act as an advocate on behalf of all animals and to ensure their legal, moral and ethical consideration and protection; to provide for the well-being of animals who are abandoned, injured, neglected, mistreated or otherwise in need; to promote an appreciation of animals; and to instill respect for all living things. In accordance to our mission, we promote kindness, justice and mercy to every living creature entering our door. To accomplish our mission, we provide adoptions, humane investigations, animal surrender and admission, emergency rescue, a spay and neuter program, lost and found, and animal education.

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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 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)
86.7%
  Administrative Expenses 9.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.19
  Program Expenses Growth 16.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Society of North Texas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Society of North Texas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society of North Texas (TX) 94.34 four stars
Allen County SPCA (IN) 91.88 four stars
Providence Animal Center (PA) 90.11 four stars
Nashville Humane Association (TN) 93.70 four stars
Humane Society of El Paso (TX) 93.51 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,859,765
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,859,765
   Program Service Revenue $863,006
Total Primary Revenue $3,722,771
   Other Revenue $905,289
TOTAL REVENUE $4,628,060
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,056,005
   Administrative Expenses $508,644
   Fundraising Expenses $215,890
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,780,539
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,152,479
   
Net Assets $21,994,688

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
Animal Care $4,325,604 85.6%
Cruelty Investigations $533,542 10.5%
Education $196,859 3.9%

Ratings History
Humane Society of North Texas has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 04/01/2019 94.34 four stars
2016-12 08/01/2018 94.34 four stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 94.34 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.34 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 93.85 four stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 86.41 three stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 84.57 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 82.18 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 86.49 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 98.00 four stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 94.96 four stars
2007-12 06/01/2009 94.97 four stars
2006-12 05/01/2008 86.72 three stars
2005-12 05/01/2007 92.92 four stars
2004-12 06/01/2006 88.48 three stars
2003-12 03/01/2005 95.19 four stars
2002-12 12/01/2003 98.16 four stars
2001-12 04/15/2003 97.60 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 75-1245911
Name in IRS Master File HUMANE SOCIETY OF NORTH TEXAS
NTEE Code D20
NTEE Classification Animal Protection and Welfare
NTEE Type Animal-Related
Classification Charitable Organization
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 November, 1964
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
$102,385 1.77% Susan Gulig Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$76,687 1.32% Sandy Shelby Former Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society of North Texas (TX) 94.34 four stars
SPCA Cincinnati (OH) 96.13 four stars
Humane Society of the Treasure Coast (FL) 90.29 four stars
Humane Society of Boulder Valley (CO) 88.19 three stars
Forsyth Humane Society (NC) 87.80 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Humane Society of North Texas
1840 East Lancaster Avenue
Fort Worth, TX 76103
tel: (817) 332-4768
fax: (817) 332-2164
EIN: 75-1245911

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Board Leadership

Martha York
President

CEO

Susan Gulig
Executive Director

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