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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Providence Animal Rescue League

Love is adoptable

three stars

84.11

34 Elbow Street Providence, RI 02903
tel: (401) 421-1399   Web Site
EIN: 05-0262712

Board Leadership
Joss Poulton
President

CEO
Chad Nelson
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.11 three stars
  Financial 80.42 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Providence Animal Rescue League provides for the rescue and relief of suffering of homeless animals and perform charitable or benevolent acts for the welfare of animals. For a century PARL has been the haven for hundreds of thousands of unwanted, neglected and abused animals in the Greater Providence area. As an open admission shelter we are here to help community members with compassionate and judgment-free support when they are faced with the difficult decision to surrender their pet - whatever the reason. We provide each animal with a warm bed, compassionate care and take every step possible to place them into a permanent loving home. There are no time limits for the animals here at PARL and we do everything we can both medically and behaviorally to ensure each animal has the best possible chance for adoption.

The Providence Animal Rescue League provides for the rescue and relief of suffering of homeless animals and perform charitable or benevolent acts for the welfare of animals. For a century PARL has been the haven for hundreds of thousands of unwanted, neglected and abused animals in the Greater Providence area. As an open admission shelter we are here to help community members with compassionate and judgment-free support when they are faced with the difficult decision to surrender their pet - whatever the reason. We provide each animal with a warm bed, compassionate care and take every step possible to place them into a permanent loving home. There are no time limits for the animals here at PARL and we do everything we can both medically and behaviorally to ensure each animal has the best possible chance for adoption.

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Financial

three stars

80.42

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
74.0%
  Administrative Expenses 13.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.32
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.72
  Program Expenses Growth 1.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Providence Animal Rescue League on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Providence Animal Rescue League on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Providence Animal Rescue League (RI) 84.11 three stars
Humane Society of Sarasota County (FL) 100.00 four stars
Española Humane (NM) 91.91 four stars
Citizens for Animal Protection (TX) 91.40 four stars
Louisiana SPCA (LA) 93.19 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $385,535
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $385,535
   Program Service Revenue $249,355
Total Primary Revenue $634,890
   Other Revenue $278,856
TOTAL REVENUE $913,746
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $846,031
   Administrative Expenses $132,690
   Fundraising Expenses $85,137
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,063,858
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-150,112
   
Net Assets $3,510,632

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, Community Services $846,031 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 07/01/2019 84.11 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 84.57 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 86.27 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.01 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 89.39 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 80.55 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 83.01 three stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 75.86 two stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 87.82 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 85.52 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 81.49 three stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 90.19 four stars
2007-12 05/01/2009 66.51 one star
2006-12 12/01/2007 67.05 one star
2005-12 02/01/2007 71.85 two stars
2004-12 04/01/2006 85.78 three stars
2003-12 04/01/2005 90.32 four stars
2002-12 03/01/2004 97.33 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 05-0262712
Name in IRS Master File PROVIDENCE ANIMAL RESCUE LEAGUE
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
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 May, 1938
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
$54,999 5.16% Kara Larson Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Providence Animal Rescue League (RI) 84.11 three stars
Humane Society of the Treasure Coast (FL) 90.29 four stars
SAVE, A Friend to Homeless Animals (NJ) 93.06 four stars
Pasado's Safe Haven (WA) 98.43 four stars
Tri-County Humane Society (MN) 87.47 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Providence Animal Rescue League
34 Elbow Street
Providence, RI 02903
tel: (401) 421-1399
fax: (401) 861-8086
EIN: 05-0262712

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Board Leadership

Joss Poulton
President

CEO

Chad Nelson
Executive Director

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