Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Humane Pennsylvania

The Leader In Animal Welfare

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three stars

86.38

1729 North 11th Street Reading, PA 19604
tel: (610) 750-6100   Web Site
EIN: 23-1384936

Board Leadership
Melissa Eggert
Chair

CEO
Karel Minor
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.38 three stars
  Financial 80.74 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Humane Society of Berks County (HSBC) is to serve Berks County through: education and outreach in the community, medical services for needy animals, humane investigation, safe shelter for homeless animals and strong sterilization and adoption programs to ensure that every companion animal lives in a safe, loving and secure home. HSBC offers a wide variety of programs and services in order to improve the health and welfare of the animals of Berks County and beyond, as well as their people. They include: homeless and unwanted animal intake; stray rescue and animal control; cruelty and animal law enforcement; pet lost and found; adoption; low cost sterilization, vaccination, and micro chipping; emergency pet sheltering; human education; and euthanasia services.

The mission of the Humane Society of Berks County (HSBC) is to serve Berks County through: education and outreach in the community, medical services for needy animals, humane investigation, safe shelter for homeless animals and strong sterilization and adoption programs to ensure that every companion animal lives in a safe, loving and secure home. HSBC offers a wide variety of programs and services in order to improve the health and welfare of the animals of Berks County and beyond, as well as their people. They include: homeless and unwanted animal intake; stray rescue and animal control; cruelty and animal law enforcement; pet lost and found; adoption; low cost sterilization, vaccination, and micro chipping; emergency pet sheltering; human education; and euthanasia services.

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Financial

three stars

80.74

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/21/2018 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)
84.7%
  Administrative Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.97
  Program Expenses Growth 3.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 22.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Pennsylvania on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Pennsylvania on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,727,701
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $166,799
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,894,500
   Program Service Revenue $1,857,690
Total Primary Revenue $4,752,190
   Other Revenue $1,485
TOTAL REVENUE $4,753,675
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,053,668
   Administrative Expenses $269,390
   Fundraising Expenses $285,998
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,609,056
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,144,619
   
Net Assets $9,129,669

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$172,008 4.76% Karel Minor CEO

Mission

The mission of the Humane Society of Berks County (HSBC) is to serve Berks County through: education and outreach in the community, medical services for needy animals, humane investigation, safe shelter for homeless animals and strong sterilization and adoption programs to ensure that every companion animal lives in a safe, loving and secure home. HSBC offers a wide variety of programs and services in order to improve the health and welfare of the animals of Berks County and beyond, as well as their people. They include: homeless and unwanted animal intake; stray rescue and animal control; cruelty and animal law enforcement; pet lost and found; adoption; low cost sterilization, vaccination, and micro chipping; emergency pet sheltering; human education; and euthanasia services.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Pennsylvania (PA) 86.38 three stars
Kansas Humane Society (KS) 88.79 three stars
Heaven Can Wait Sanctuary Animal Society (NV) 88.22 three stars
SPCA of Luzerne County (PA) 86.80 three stars
Muttville (CA) 96.73 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Humane Pennsylvania
1729 North 11th Street
Reading, PA 19604
tel: (610) 750-6100
fax: (610) 921-5833
EIN: 23-1384936

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Board Leadership

Melissa Eggert
Chair

CEO

Karel Minor
Chief Executive Officer