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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Greenville Humane Society

Love is a Four-Legged Word

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four stars

98.07

305 Airport Road Greenville, SC 29607
tel: (864) 242-3626   Web Site
EIN: 57-6000563

Board Leadership
Lisa Lanni
Chairman

CEO
Kim Pitman
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 98.07 four stars
  Financial 97.28 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Greenville Humane Society (GHS) opened its doors in 1930 as the South Carolina Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SCSPCA). Over the years, we have helped unite over 250,000 people in the upstate with previously unwanted animals. As a no-kill facility, we work in partnership with our community to preserve the lives and enhance the well-being of animals.

The Greenville Humane Society (GHS) opened its doors in 1930 as the South Carolina Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SCSPCA). Over the years, we have helped unite over 250,000 people in the upstate with previously unwanted animals. As a no-kill facility, we work in partnership with our community to preserve the lives and enhance the well-being of animals.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of animal adoptions
6,097
Number of partner organizations used to rescue adoptable animals
36
Number of volunteer hours donated to our ogranization
39,495
Number of Spay and Neuter surgeries performed
15,385
Number of low cost animal vaccinations provided to the public
52,757
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This impact information is current as of January 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

97.28

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 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)
91.4%
  Administrative Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.02
  Program Expenses Growth 9.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Greenville Humane Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Greenville Humane Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Greenville Humane Society (SC) 98.07 four stars
Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons (NY) 90.48 four stars
Animal Friends (PA) 91.34 four stars
Delaware Humane Association (DE) 88.10 three stars
Atlanta Humane Society (GA) 89.56 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,739,486
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $115,500
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,854,986
   Program Service Revenue $2,668,385
Total Primary Revenue $4,523,371
   Other Revenue $-15,430
TOTAL REVENUE $4,507,941
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,109,593
   Administrative Expenses $79,597
   Fundraising Expenses $214,560
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,403,750
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,104,191
   
Net Assets $9,005,316

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Greenville Humane Society has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 02/01/2019 98.07 four stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 100.00 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 95.05 four stars
2015-12 12/21/2016 100.00 four stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 97.17 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.34 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 94.31 four stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 85.85 three stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 99.56 four stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 69.25 one star
2009-12 09/20/2011 68.92 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 70.98 two stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 68.67 one star
2007-12 11/01/2008 77.78 two stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 80.08 three stars
2005-12 04/01/2007 79.12 two stars
2004-12 05/01/2006 65.96 one star
2003-12 03/01/2005 74.40 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 57-6000563
Name in IRS Master File SOUTH CAROLINA SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS
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 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 September, 1949
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$147,308 4.32% Kim Pitman Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Greenville Humane Society (SC) 98.07 four stars
Lange Foundation (CA) 95.05 four stars
Cat Adoption Team (OR) 88.74 three stars
Humane Society of Pulaski County (AR) 92.92 four stars
Seattle Humane (WA) 89.34 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Greenville Humane Society
305 Airport Road
Greenville, SC 29607
tel: (864) 242-3626
fax: (864) 242-0380
EIN: 57-6000563

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Board Leadership

Lisa Lanni
Chairman

CEO

Kim Pitman
Executive Director

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