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Animals : Wildlife Conservation

Animal Place

Compassion in action

90.80

17314 McCourtney Road Grass Valley, CA 95949
tel: (530) 477-1757   Web Site
EIN: 68-0200668

Board Leadership
Diane Allevato
President

CEO
Kim Sturla
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.80
  Financial 91.69
  Accountability & Transparency 90.00
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1989, Animal Place is one of the oldest and largest farmed animal sanctuaries in the country. Our main property is located on 600-acres in Grass Valley, California and is home to 400 rescued animals. Our second property is on 12-acres in Petaluma and is home to the Rescue & Adoption Center. Since 2010, more than 25,000 animals - mostly hens from egg farms - have been saved. Animal Place operates a residential internship program, with up to 7 animal care interns at a time. Our mission is simple - to extend compassion to other animals and create a kinder world.

Founded in 1989, Animal Place is one of the oldest and largest farmed animal sanctuaries in the country. Our main property is located on 600-acres in Grass Valley, California and is home to 400 rescued animals. Our second property is on 12-acres in Petaluma and is home to the Rescue & Adoption Center. Since 2010, more than 25,000 animals - mostly hens from egg farms - have been saved. Animal Place operates a residential internship program, with up to 7 animal care interns at a time. Our mission is simple - to extend compassion to other animals and create a kinder world.

Financial

91.69

Accountability & Transparency

90.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 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)
88.5%
  Administrative Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.54
  Program Expenses Growth 1.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Animal Place on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Animal Place on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Animal Place (CA) 90.80
Performing Animal Welfare Society (CA) 96.06
Sheldrick Wildlife Trust USA (CA) 91.22
American Eagle Foundation (TN) 97.03
Center for Great Apes (FL) 99.17

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,289,126
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,289,126
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,289,126
   Other Revenue $358,417
TOTAL REVENUE $2,647,543
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,950,894
   Administrative Expenses $144,782
   Fundraising Expenses $126,142
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,221,818
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $425,725
   
Net Assets $10,450,241

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
Abused Animal Care $1,917,804 98.3%
Vegan Advocacy $33,090 1.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 07/01/2021 90.80
2018-12 05/01/2020 89.94
2017-12 10/01/2019 90.10
2017-12 09/03/2019 85.15
2017-12 12/21/2018 84.44
2016-12 04/01/2018 84.33
2015-12 05/01/2017 86.36
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.33
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 86.49
2013-12 06/01/2015 84.14
2012-12 02/01/2014 86.65
2011-12 02/01/2013 75.67
2010-12 02/01/2012 82.42
2009-12 09/20/2011 84.98
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 11/01/2010 88.72
2008-12 11/01/2009 95.35
2007-12 12/01/2008 98.26
2006-12 07/01/2007 98.36
2005-12 02/01/2007 74.24
2004-12 11/01/2005 97.14

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

EIN 68-0200668
Name in IRS Master File ANIMAL PLACE
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 (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, etc.
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 April, 1994
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$72,300 3.25% Kim Sturla Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Animal Place (CA) 90.80
The Elephant Sanctuary (TN) 96.80
Performing Animal Welfare Society (CA) 96.06
American Eagle Foundation (TN) 97.03
The Wild Animal Sanctuary (CO) 92.92

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Charity Contact Info

Animal Place
17314 McCourtney Road
Grass Valley, CA 95949
tel: (530) 477-1757
EIN: 68-0200668

Mail donations to:
Post Office Box 1118
Grass Valley, CA 95945

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Board Leadership

Diane Allevato
President

CEO

Kim Sturla
Executive Director

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