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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

New Hampshire Humane Society

Finding forever homes

three stars

89.71

1305 Meredith Center Road Laconia, NH 03246
tel: (603) 524-3252   Web Site
EIN: 02-6006374

Board Leadership
Tony Matos
President

CEO
Marylee Gorham
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.71 three stars
  Financial 85.45 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The New Hampshire Humane Society (NHHS) was founded in 1900. As one of the largest and oldest humane societies in New Hampshire, we provide care for more than 1,000 animals each year, offer a low cost spay/neuter clinic, assist with cruelty investigations and offer community outreach programs for more than 32 cities and towns in the NH Lakes Region. Our mission and purpose is: to find responsible and caring forever homes; to provide shelter and care for lost, abandoned and unwanted animals; to be advocates for animals - speaking for those that cannot speak for themselves; to implement educational programs and provide services to promote responsible pet ownership and the bond between animals and humans; and to prevent cruelty to animals.

The New Hampshire Humane Society (NHHS) was founded in 1900. As one of the largest and oldest humane societies in New Hampshire, we provide care for more than 1,000 animals each year, offer a low cost spay/neuter clinic, assist with cruelty investigations and offer community outreach programs for more than 32 cities and towns in the NH Lakes Region. Our mission and purpose is: to find responsible and caring forever homes; to provide shelter and care for lost, abandoned and unwanted animals; to be advocates for animals - speaking for those that cannot speak for themselves; to implement educational programs and provide services to promote responsible pet ownership and the bond between animals and humans; and to prevent cruelty to animals.

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Financial

three stars

85.45

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
78.2%
  Administrative Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.19
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.74
  Program Expenses Growth 9.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 28.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New Hampshire Humane Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New Hampshire Humane Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New Hampshire Humane Society (NH) 89.71 three stars
Humane Indiana (IN) 89.53 three stars
Longmont Humane Society (CO) 85.07 three stars
Louisiana SPCA (LA) 91.91 four stars
Animal Refuge League (ME) 86.72 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,056,814
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,056,814
   Program Service Revenue $290,460
Total Primary Revenue $1,347,274
   Other Revenue $272,573
TOTAL REVENUE $1,619,847
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,160,310
   Administrative Expenses $138,010
   Fundraising Expenses $154,273
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,452,593
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $167,254
   
Net Assets $3,777,623

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
Animal Care and Prevention of Cruelty to Animals $912,476 78.6%
Medical Services Provided to Animals $247,834 21.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 89.71 three stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 83.96 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 87.75 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 86.71 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 78.31 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 80.59 three stars
2013-12 12/01/2015 74.92 two stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 74.44 two stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 76.15 two stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 84.53 three stars
2010-12 11/01/2011 86.87 three stars
2010-12 09/20/2011 85.02 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2008-12 03/01/2011 79.87 two stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 90.00 four stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 90.26 four stars
2005-12 12/15/2006 84.97 three stars
2004-12 11/01/2005 82.04 three stars
2003-12 10/01/2004 89.09 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 02-6006374
Name in IRS Master File NEW HAMPSHIRE 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
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 December, 1963
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
$74,980 5.16% Marylee Gorham Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New Hampshire Humane Society (NH) 89.71 three stars
The Anti-Cruelty Society (IL) 90.06 four stars
Montgomery County SPCA (PA) 91.23 four stars
Capital Humane Society (NE) 90.55 four stars
Humane Rescue Alliance (DC) 89.50 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

New Hampshire Humane Society
1305 Meredith Center Road
Laconia, NH 03246
tel: (603) 524-3252
fax: (603) 524-9539
EIN: 02-6006374

Mail donations to:
PO Box 572
Laconia, NH 03247

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Board Leadership

Tony Matos
President

CEO

Marylee Gorham
Executive Director

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