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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

RedRover

Bringing animals from crisis to care.

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four stars

96.95

1419 21st Street Sacramento, CA 95811
tel: (916) 429-2457   Web Site
EIN: 68-0124097

Board Leadership
Sharron Bradley
Board Chair

CEO
Nicole Forsyth
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.95 four stars
  Financial 98.40 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

RedRover brings animals from crisis to care and strengthens the bond between people and animals through the following programs:

- RedRover Responders. Our volunteer team shelters and cares for animals displaced by natural disasters and reconnects them to owners. We also shelter and care for animals rescued from puppy mills, hoarding cases and other significant abuse situations. (Formerly Emergency Animal Rescue Service)

- RedRover Readers. We help children explore the bond between people and animals through stories and discussion. (Formerly Humane Education Ambassador Readers)

- RedRover Relief. We provide guidance, case management and financial assistance to help pet owners, Good Samaritans and rescuers obtain urgent veterinary care. We work with domestic violence shelters to help survivors of domestic violence and their pets safely escape abusive environments, so families can escape together and stay together. (Formerly LifeLine Grant Program)

RedRover brings animals from crisis to care and strengthens the bond between people and animals through the following programs:

- RedRover Responders. Our volunteer team shelters and cares for animals displaced by natural disasters and reconnects them to owners. We also shelter and care for animals rescued from puppy mills, hoarding cases and other significant abuse situations. (Formerly Emergency Animal Rescue Service)

- RedRover Readers. We help children explore the bond between people and animals through stories and discussion. (Formerly Humane Education Ambassador Readers)

- RedRover Relief. We provide guidance, case management and financial assistance to help pet owners, Good Samaritans and rescuers obtain urgent veterinary care. We work with domestic violence shelters to help survivors of domestic violence and their pets safely escape abusive environments, so families can escape together and stay together. (Formerly LifeLine Grant Program)

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Financial

four stars

98.40

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 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)
79.4%
  Administrative Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.77
  Program Expenses Growth 12.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by RedRover on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by RedRover on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
RedRover (CA) 96.95 four stars
Idaho Humane Society (ID) 96.18 four stars
Petco Foundation (TX) 96.46 four stars
Catskill Animal Sanctuary (NY) 96.35 four stars
Animal Welfare League (IL) 89.96 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,479,022
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $163,272
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,642,294
   Program Service Revenue $21,979
Total Primary Revenue $2,664,273
   Other Revenue $209,103
TOTAL REVENUE $2,873,376
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,086,209
   Administrative Expenses $261,155
   Fundraising Expenses $266,831
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,614,195
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $259,181
   
Net Assets $6,625,826

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
RedRover Relief $791,029 37.9%
RedRover Responders $491,852 23.6%
RedRover Readers $391,965 18.8%

Ratings History
RedRover has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/01/2018 96.95 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 96.92 four stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 96.93 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 95.76 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 96.80 four stars
2013-12 02/01/2015 89.82 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 93.37 four stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 89.41 three stars
2010-12 09/20/2011 89.27 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 10/01/2010 72.01 two stars
2008-12 11/01/2009 87.51 three stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 86.19 three stars
2006-12 11/01/2007 97.95 four stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 98.69 four stars
2004-12 10/01/2005 88.88 three stars
2003-12 09/01/2004 74.28 two 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 68-0124097
Name in IRS Master File UNITED ANIMAL NATIONS
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, etc.
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 May, 1992
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
$106,755 4.08% Nicole Forsyth President And CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
RedRover (CA) 96.95 four stars
Habitat for Horses (TX) 91.16 four stars
New England Anti-Vivisection Society (MA) 96.33 four stars
Best Friends Animal Society (UT) 88.75 three stars
Helen Woodward Animal Center (CA) 85.43 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

RedRover
1419 21st Street
Sacramento, CA 95811
tel: (916) 429-2457
fax: (916) 378-5098
EIN: 68-0124097

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 188890
Sacramento, CA 95818

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Board Leadership

Sharron Bradley
Board Chair

CEO

Nicole Forsyth
President and CEO

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