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Animals : Wildlife Conservation

Redwings Horse Sanctuary

Educating the public about the plight of equines through rescue and sanctuary

three stars

83.87

47420 Lockwood-Jolon Road Lockwood, CA 93932
tel: (831) 386-0135   Web Site
EIN: 77-0269641

Board Leadership
Mark Sindel
President

CEO
Paula Germain
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.87 three stars
  Financial 80.02 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

80.02

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
62.3%
  Administrative Expenses 13.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 24.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.01
  Program Expenses Growth 6.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Redwings Horse Sanctuary on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Redwings Horse Sanctuary on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Redwings Horse Sanctuary (CA) 83.87 three stars
U.S. Friends of the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (CA) 87.14 three stars
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (PA) 92.24 four stars
Return to Freedom (CA) 91.22 four stars
Center for Great Apes (FL) 94.11 four stars

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Created in 1991, Redwings Horse Sanctuary works to eliminate the causes of equine suffering through education and community outreach programs, rescue abused and neglected equines, and provide permanent sanctuary or select foster homes for those equines. The Sanctuary also addresses educational, financial, and other factors behind equine neglect. Our programs include an equine education program for new owners, and an equine medical assistance program for low-income owners. In 2000 Redwings moved to a 167-acre ranch in southern Monterey County, California. Redwings has provided permanent sanctuary to hundreds of equines that had been in abusive and/or neglectful situations, and placed more than 30 equines in securing, caring foster homes.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,255,799
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,255,799
   Program Service Revenue $100
Total Primary Revenue $3,255,899
   Other Revenue $28,201
TOTAL REVENUE $3,284,100
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $675,195
   Administrative Expenses $153,378
   Fundraising Expenses $190,533
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,019,106
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,264,994
   
Net Assets $3,195,407

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-05 07/01/2016 83.87 three stars
2014-05 06/01/2016 79.29 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-05 05/01/2015 81.39 three stars
2013-05 06/01/2014 70.74 two stars
2012-05 06/01/2013 65.44 one star
2011-05 05/01/2012 62.66 one star
2010-05 09/20/2011 62.93 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-05 10/01/2010 69.53 one star
2008-05 10/01/2009 66.81 one star
2004-05 04/01/2005 71.30 two stars
2003-05 11/01/2004 91.04 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 77-0269641
Name in IRS Master File HORSEPOWER SANCTUARIES
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 (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]
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End May
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • May, 2015
  • May, 2014
  • May, 2013
  • May, 2012
  • May, 2011

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$52,854 5.18% Sara Ruggerone Director

Created in 1991, Redwings Horse Sanctuary works to eliminate the causes of equine suffering through education and community outreach programs, rescue abused and neglected equines, and provide permanent sanctuary or select foster homes for those equines. The Sanctuary also addresses educational, financial, and other factors behind equine neglect. Our programs include an equine education program for new owners, and an equine medical assistance program for low-income owners. In 2000 Redwings moved to a 167-acre ranch in southern Monterey County, California. Redwings has provided permanent sanctuary to hundreds of equines that had been in abusive and/or neglectful situations, and placed more than 30 equines in securing, caring foster homes.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Redwings Horse Sanctuary (CA) 83.87 three stars
American Eagle Foundation (TN) 95.05 four stars
Performing Animal Welfare Society (CA) 93.14 four stars
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (PA) 92.24 four stars
Animal Place (CA) 86.33 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Redwings Horse Sanctuary
47420 Lockwood-Jolon Road
Lockwood, CA 93932
tel: (831) 386-0135
fax: (831) 386-0138
EIN: 77-0269641

Mail donations to:
PO Box 58
Lockwood, CA 93932

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Board Leadership

Mark Sindel
President

CEO

Paula Germain
Executive Director

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