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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Capital Area Humane Society, MI

New Home, New Hope

four stars

91.07

7095 West Grand River Avenue Lansing, MI 48906
tel: (517) 626-6060   Web Site
EIN: 38-1601542

Board Leadership
Julie Cooper
Chairperson

CEO
Julia Willson
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.07 four stars
  Financial 93.82 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1936, the Capital Area Humane Society works to promote the humane treatment of companion animals through protection, placement, education, and example. We serve the animals and the people of the Mid-Michigan community with a wide variety of programs and services, including adoption, surrender, an off-site spay and neuter clinic, education programs for children, pet health fairs, obedience classes, and a pet food bank. More than 10,000 animals come through our doors each year; all are provided with food, medical care, a safe place to live, and plenty of TLC from our staff and volunteers.

Founded in 1936, the Capital Area Humane Society works to promote the humane treatment of companion animals through protection, placement, education, and example. We serve the animals and the people of the Mid-Michigan community with a wide variety of programs and services, including adoption, surrender, an off-site spay and neuter clinic, education programs for children, pet health fairs, obedience classes, and a pet food bank. More than 10,000 animals come through our doors each year; all are provided with food, medical care, a safe place to live, and plenty of TLC from our staff and volunteers.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of animals rehomed
3,785
This impact information is current as of October 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

93.82

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
80.9%
  Administrative Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.95
  Program Expenses Growth 11.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Capital Area Humane Society, MI on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Capital Area Humane Society, MI on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Capital Area Humane Society, MI (MI) 91.07 four stars
Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region (CO) 94.31 four stars
Dakin Humane Society (MA) 87.67 three stars
Providence Animal Center (PA) 89.52 three stars
Humane Society of the Treasure Coast (FL) 90.29 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,555,120
   Federated Campaigns $77,559
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $178,521
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,811,200
   Program Service Revenue $916,951
Total Primary Revenue $2,728,151
   Other Revenue $34,902
TOTAL REVENUE $2,763,053
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,321,693
   Administrative Expenses $180,526
   Fundraising Expenses $279,125
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,781,344
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-18,291
   
Net Assets $5,151,332

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/01/2019 91.07 four stars
2017-12 12/21/2018 89.92 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 85.17 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 85.82 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 85.56 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 85.44 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 86.68 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 84.03 three stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 85.47 three stars
2010-12 09/20/2011 84.82 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/22/2010 85.78 three stars
2008-12 02/01/2010 78.79 two stars
2007-12 07/01/2009 75.80 two stars
2006-12 11/01/2007 72.96 two stars
2005-12 10/01/2006 76.32 two stars
2004-02 02/01/2005 81.77 three stars
2003-02 04/01/2004 70.53 two 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 38-1601542
Name in IRS Master File CAPITAL AREA HUMANE SOCIETY
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 December, 1946
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$99,781 3.58% Julia Willson Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Capital Area Humane Society, MI (MI) 91.07 four stars
Humane Society of Indianapolis (IN) 94.27 four stars
Michigan Anti-Cruelty Society (MI) 94.63 four stars
Dumb Friends League (CO) 90.47 four stars
Humane Society of the Treasure Coast (FL) 90.29 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Capital Area Humane Society, MI
7095 West Grand River Avenue
Lansing, MI 48906
tel: (517) 626-6060
fax: (517) 626-2560
EIN: 38-1601542

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Board Leadership

Julie Cooper
Chairperson

CEO

Julia Willson
CEO

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