Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Save-A-Pet Adoption Center

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

four stars

96.65

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 96.65 four stars
  Financial 97.47 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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.

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Financial

four stars

97.47

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
80.2%
  Administrative Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.31
  Program Expenses Growth 6.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.8%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,215,328
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $91,601
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,306,929
   Program Service Revenue $106,464
Total Primary Revenue $1,413,393
   Other Revenue $34,219
TOTAL REVENUE $1,447,612
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,394,065
   Administrative Expenses $222,311
   Fundraising Expenses $146,515
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,762,891
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-315,279
   
Net Assets $3,805,237

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$74,529 4.22% Pat Kennedy Executive Director

Mission

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) 96.65 four stars
MaxFund (CO) 97.16 four stars
Atlanta Humane Society (GA) 89.14 three stars
Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation (CA) 99.90 four stars
League for Animal Welfare (OH) 99.52 four stars

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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