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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Days End Farm Horse Rescue

Ensuring quality care and treatment of horses through intervention, education and outreach

three stars

89.33

1372 Woodbine Road Woodbine, MD 21797
tel: (301) 854-5037   Web Site
EIN: 52-1759077

Board Leadership
Alexandra M. Ledbetter
Chair

CEO
Erin Clemm Ochoa
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.33 three stars
  Financial 84.92 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Days End Farm Horse Rescue (DEFHR) is to ensure quality care and treatment of horses through intervention, education and outreach. We rehabilitate horses that come from animal control impoundments, train law enforcement professionals how to handle cases of large animal abuse and neglect, and maintain our farm as an educational community center for our volunteers and visitors. The combination of assisting law enforcement authorities and providing educational programming to the public sets us apart. The Baltimore Sun has called DEFHR a "national model" for horse rescue, rehabilitation and rehoming. We are a private, independent nonprofit based in central Maryland. We do not receive any government funding.

The mission of Days End Farm Horse Rescue (DEFHR) is to ensure quality care and treatment of horses through intervention, education and outreach. We rehabilitate horses that come from animal control impoundments, train law enforcement professionals how to handle cases of large animal abuse and neglect, and maintain our farm as an educational community center for our volunteers and visitors. The combination of assisting law enforcement authorities and providing educational programming to the public sets us apart. The Baltimore Sun has called DEFHR a "national model" for horse rescue, rehabilitation and rehoming. We are a private, independent nonprofit based in central Maryland. We do not receive any government funding.

Financial

three stars

84.92

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
86.6%
  Administrative Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.61
  Program Expenses Growth 2.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 26.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Days End Farm Horse Rescue on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Days End Farm Horse Rescue on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Days End Farm Horse Rescue (MD) 89.33 three stars
Vegan Outreach (CA) 85.52 three stars
Petco Foundation (TX) 96.46 four stars
Petfinder Foundation (AZ) 92.92 four stars
Doris Day Animal Foundation (CA) 85.99 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,593,261
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $35,256
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,628,517
   Program Service Revenue $125,483
Total Primary Revenue $1,754,000
   Other Revenue $147,449
TOTAL REVENUE $1,901,449
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,377,680
   Administrative Expenses $174,032
   Fundraising Expenses $55,361
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,607,073
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $294,376
   
Net Assets $2,702,028

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
Rescue & Rehabilitation of Horses $1,204,447 87.4%
Humane Education Programs $149,270 10.8%
Outreach Programs $23,963 1.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 06/01/2020 89.33 three stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 90.30 four stars
2017-06 04/01/2018 90.22 four stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 90.17 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.02 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 93.38 four stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 97.23 four stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 96.04 four stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 96.96 four stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 92.07 four stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 95.66 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 96.55 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 96.16 four stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 93.48 four stars
2007-12 05/01/2009 95.82 four stars
2006-12 03/01/2008 95.71 four stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 95.75 four stars
2004-12 12/01/2005 93.19 four 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 52-1759077
Name in IRS Master File DAYS END FARM HORSE RESCUE 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, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$79,097 4.92% Erin Ochoa Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Days End Farm Horse Rescue (MD) 89.33 three stars
Humane America Animal Foundation (Adopt-a-Pet.com) (CA) 89.39 three stars
FixNation (CA) 94.51 four stars
Soi Dog USA (TX) 92.92 four stars
Vegan Outreach (CA) 85.52 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Days End Farm Horse Rescue
1372 Woodbine Road
Woodbine, MD 21797
tel: (301) 854-5037
fax: (301) 854-5146
EIN: 52-1759077

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 309
Lisbon, MD 21765

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Board Leadership

Alexandra M. Ledbetter
Chair

CEO

Erin Clemm Ochoa
Chief Executive Officer

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