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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

SPCA of Anne Arundel County

Protecting all animals from acts of cruelty and neglect

four stars

93.44

1815 Bay Ridge Avenue Annapolis, MD 21403
tel: (410) 268-4388   Web Site
EIN: 52-0609154

Board Leadership
Kelly Brown
SPCA Board President

CEO
Kelly Brown
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.44 four stars
  Financial 93.93 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

93.93

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 02/01/2017 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)
81.4%
  Administrative Expenses 13.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.68
  Program Expenses Growth 4.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SPCA of Anne Arundel County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SPCA of Anne Arundel County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SPCA of Anne Arundel County (MD) 93.44 four stars
Animal Rescue League of Boston (MA) 85.22 three stars
Virginia Beach SPCA (VA) 98.23 four stars
Halifax Humane Society, Inc. (FL) 94.90 four stars
Champaign County Humane Society (IL) 90.40 four stars

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SPCA of Anne Arundel County works to serve as the leading private, nonprofit organization within Anne Arundel County which exists to protect all animals from acts of cruelty and neglect. We promote humane care and concern for animals by educating the public and by working to end pet overpopulation. We provide shelter and rehabilitation to animals in need. We also work for the passage and enforcement of laws which promote and provide for the humane treatment of animals.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,445,591
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,445,591
   Program Service Revenue $319,876
Total Primary Revenue $1,765,467
   Other Revenue $357,733
TOTAL REVENUE $2,123,200
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,229,688
   Administrative Expenses $177,240
   Fundraising Expenses $94,807
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,501,735
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $621,465
   
Net Assets $5,921,809

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
Humane Shelter $982,387 79.9%
Spay/Neuter Clinic $247,301 20.1%

Ratings History
SPCA of Anne Arundel County has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 02/01/2017 93.44 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.83 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 88.48 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 93.66 four stars
2012-12 12/22/2014 93.58 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 89.91 three stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 83.59 three stars
2010-12 12/01/2011 80.79 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 77.86 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 77.73 two stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 83.67 three stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 87.16 three stars
2006-12 12/01/2007 82.66 three stars
2005-12 12/15/2006 83.27 three stars
2004-12 12/01/2005 83.02 three stars
2003-12 11/01/2004 89.37 three 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 52-0609154
Name in IRS Master File SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS OF A A CO MD IN
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 (59) Other school related activities
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]
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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
$100,000 6.65% Kelly Brown President

SPCA of Anne Arundel County works to serve as the leading private, nonprofit organization within Anne Arundel County which exists to protect all animals from acts of cruelty and neglect. We promote humane care and concern for animals by educating the public and by working to end pet overpopulation. We provide shelter and rehabilitation to animals in need. We also work for the passage and enforcement of laws which promote and provide for the humane treatment of animals.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SPCA of Anne Arundel County (MD) 93.44 four stars
Santa Fe Animal Shelter & Humane Society (NM) 95.38 four stars
Humane Society of Southern Arizona (AZ) 90.28 four stars
Brandywine Valley SPCA (PA) 93.91 four stars
Montgomery County SPCA (PA) 92.18 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

SPCA of Anne Arundel County
1815 Bay Ridge Avenue
Annapolis, MD 21403
tel: (410) 268-4388
fax: (410) 268-1139
EIN: 52-0609154

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 3471
Annapolis, MD 21403

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Board Leadership

Kelly Brown
SPCA Board President

CEO

Kelly Brown
President

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