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Animals : Wildlife Conservation

New England Wildlife Center

Preserving New England's wild legacy through caring, curiosity and celebration

98.90

500 Columbian Street South Weymouth, MA 02190
tel: (781) 682-4878   Web Site
EIN: 04-2907561

Board Leadership
Susan Delahunt
President

CEO
Katrina M. Banagis
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 98.90
  Financial 98.45
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

New England Wildlife Center is a native wildlife preservation and educational organization located in South Weymouth, Massachusetts. We provide rehabilitation animal habitat and environmental protection, affording humane care to native and naturalized wild animals through our wildlife medicine hospital. Our humane wildlife rehabilitation hospital and education center is staffed with licensed veterinarians and certified veterinary technicians who care for sick, injured and orphaned native animals. All activities in the hospital serve an educational function. We care for 225 naturalized and native animal species of New England. Our goal is to provide care for sick, injured and orphaned wild animals to enable them to become healthy, self-reliant members of the native habitat.

New England Wildlife Center is a native wildlife preservation and educational organization located in South Weymouth, Massachusetts. We provide rehabilitation animal habitat and environmental protection, affording humane care to native and naturalized wild animals through our wildlife medicine hospital. Our humane wildlife rehabilitation hospital and education center is staffed with licensed veterinarians and certified veterinary technicians who care for sick, injured and orphaned native animals. All activities in the hospital serve an educational function. We care for 225 naturalized and native animal species of New England. Our goal is to provide care for sick, injured and orphaned wild animals to enable them to become healthy, self-reliant members of the native habitat.

Financial

98.45

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 09/01/2021 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)
79.6%
  Administrative Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.45
  Program Expenses Growth 12.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New England Wildlife Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New England Wildlife Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New England Wildlife Center (MA) 98.90
Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation (OR) 92.91
Sea Turtle Conservancy (FL) 94.56
Turtle Conservancy (CA) 92.68
Georgia Wildlife Federation (GA) 91.16

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,492,717
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,492,717
   Program Service Revenue $545,786
Total Primary Revenue $2,038,503
   Other Revenue $56,613
TOTAL REVENUE $2,095,116
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,588,829
   Administrative Expenses $228,267
   Fundraising Expenses $101,790
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,918,886
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $176,230
   
Net Assets $7,812,493

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 & Teaching Hospital $1,121,973 70.6%
The Odd Pet Vet $255,972 16.1%
Public Education & Information $210,884 13.3%

Ratings History
New England Wildlife Center has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 09/01/2021 98.90
2018-12 03/01/2020 93.19
2018-12 02/01/2020 91.52
2017-12 03/01/2019 91.78
2016-12 04/01/2018 87.04
2015-12 05/01/2017 86.32
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.49
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 83.20
2012-12 03/01/2014 81.26
2011-12 07/01/2013 76.67
2010-12 08/01/2012 74.34
2010-12 04/01/2012 62.21
2009-12 09/20/2011 66.09
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 75.60
2008-12 07/01/2010 79.61
2007-12 07/01/2009 84.71
2006-12 04/01/2008 83.57
2005-12 04/01/2007 74.12
2004-12 05/01/2006 74.47
2003-12 07/01/2005 63.13

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

EIN 04-2907561
Name in IRS Master File NEW ENGLAND WILDLIFE CENTER
NTEE Code D34
NTEE Classification Wildlife Sanctuary, Refuge
NTEE Type Animal-Related
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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]
Ruling Date April, 1984
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$131,166 6.83% Katrina M. Banagis Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$169,465 8.83% Gregory Mertz Chairman

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New England Wildlife Center (MA) 98.90
Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation (OR) 92.91
Georgia Wildlife Federation (GA) 91.16
Pollinator Partnership (CA) 86.26
International Primate Protection League (SC) 90.66

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Charity Contact Info

New England Wildlife Center
500 Columbian Street
South Weymouth, MA 02190
tel: (781) 682-4878
fax: (781) 682-4872
EIN: 04-2907561

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Board Leadership

Susan Delahunt
President

CEO

Katrina M. Banagis
Chief Executive Officer

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