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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Save-A-Pet Adoption Center

Finding loving, quality homes for each cat and dog in our care

97.05

31664 North Fairfield Road Grayslake, IL 60030
tel: (847) 740-7788   Web Site
EIN: 23-7304570

Board Leadership
Dominique Allion
President

CEO
Pat Kennedy
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.05
  Financial 98.85
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
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

98.85

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

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)
81.0%
  Administrative Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.74
  Program Expenses Growth 8.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Save-A-Pet Adoption Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Save-A-Pet Adoption Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Save-A-Pet Adoption Center (IL) 97.05
Animal Defense League of Texas (TX) 97.60
Northwest Organization for Animal Help (WA) 90.47
Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation (CA) 98.21
SPCA of Texas (TX) 95.71

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Save-A-Pet Adoption Center, founded in 1972 by Gertrude Maxwell, is a no-kill shelter dedicated to finding loving, quality homes for each cat and dog in its care. Pets are sheltered indefinitely. Our shelter strives to create an environment which enhances both awareness of and support for the humane treatment of animals. We provide comprehensive services including: a caring and safe haven for cats and dogs, medical and behavioral assistance to mend broken spirits and bodies, adoption services, long term care for residents who are not adopted, community education, community leadership through alliances with other humane organizations, and community referral to low cost spay/neuter services.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,608,174
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $73,795
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,681,969
   Program Service Revenue $118,194
Total Primary Revenue $1,800,163
   Other Revenue $91,974
TOTAL REVENUE $1,892,137
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,327,253
   Administrative Expenses $213,351
   Fundraising Expenses $117,766
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,658,370
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $233,767
   
Net Assets $4,175,700

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 Shelter Operation $1,327,253 100.0%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 97.05
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 91.05
2013-12 06/01/2015 92.24
2012-12 06/01/2014 88.37
2011-12 03/01/2013 84.24
2010-12 03/01/2012 80.46
2010-12 02/01/2012 77.86
2009-12 09/20/2011 78.75
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 72.04
2008-12 05/01/2010 85.22
2007-12 06/01/2009 86.07
2006-12 05/01/2008 92.62
2005-12 04/01/2007 97.60
2004-12 04/01/2006 98.93
2003-12 04/01/2005 91.03
2002-12 04/01/2004 98.69

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

EIN 23-7304570
Name in IRS Master File SAVE A PET INC
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 July, 1973
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • 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
$53,125 3.20% Pat Kennedy Executive Director

Save-A-Pet Adoption Center, founded in 1972 by Gertrude Maxwell, is a no-kill shelter dedicated to finding loving, quality homes for each cat and dog in its care. Pets are sheltered indefinitely. Our shelter strives to create an environment which enhances both awareness of and support for the humane treatment of animals. We provide comprehensive services including: a caring and safe haven for cats and dogs, medical and behavioral assistance to mend broken spirits and bodies, adoption services, long term care for residents who are not adopted, community education, community leadership through alliances with other humane organizations, and community referral to low cost spay/neuter services.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Save-A-Pet Adoption Center (IL) 97.05
Heart of the Valley Animal Shelter (MT) 92.11
San Antonio Humane Society (TX) 88.05
Charlottesville Abermarle SPCA (VA) 91.16
Elmbrook Humane Society (WI) 89.20

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Charity Contact Info

Save-A-Pet Adoption Center
31664 North Fairfield Road
Grayslake, IL 60030
tel: (847) 740-7788
EIN: 23-7304570

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 266
Grayslake, IL 60030

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Board Leadership

Dominique Allion
President

CEO

Pat Kennedy
Executive Director

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