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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Farm Animal Rights Movement

Saving animals, raising awareness, activating compassion.

two stars

78.06

10101 Ashburton Lane Bethesda, MD 20817
tel: (888) 327-6872   Web Site
EIN: 52-1302627

Board Leadership
Alex Hershaft
President

CEO
Alex Hershaft
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.06 two stars
  Financial 98.84 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 69.00 one star
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Farm Animal Rights Movement (FARM) advocates for the animals through massive public awareness campaigns, innovative grassroots activism, and effective vegan support programs. FARM believes in the inherent worth of all animals, as well as environmental protection and improved public health. FARM is on the frontlines of building a kinder and more just world, where animals are no longer raised or killed for food.

Farm Animal Rights Movement (FARM) advocates for the animals through massive public awareness campaigns, innovative grassroots activism, and effective vegan support programs. FARM believes in the inherent worth of all animals, as well as environmental protection and improved public health. FARM is on the frontlines of building a kinder and more just world, where animals are no longer raised or killed for food.

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Financial

four stars

98.84

Accountability & Transparency

one star

69.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 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)
87.1%
  Administrative Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.08
  Program Expenses Growth 8.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Farm Animal Rights Movement on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Farm Animal Rights Movement on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Farm Animal Rights Movement (MD) 78.06 two stars
Animal Welfare Society (ME) 95.24 four stars
Helen Woodward Animal Center (CA) 85.43 three stars
Habitat for Horses (TX) 87.90 three stars
New England Anti-Vivisection Society (MA) 90.20 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,396,004
   Federated Campaigns $29,290
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $16,482
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,441,776
   Program Service Revenue $271,866
Total Primary Revenue $1,713,642
   Other Revenue $81,060
TOTAL REVENUE $1,794,702
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,373,669
   Administrative Expenses $116,806
   Fundraising Expenses $91,167
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,581,642
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $213,060
   
Net Assets $1,722,310

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
Public Education $1,169,724 85.2%
Animal Rights National Conference $203,945 14.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/01/2019 78.06 two stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 67.46 one star
2016-12 04/01/2018 65.30 one star

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

EIN 52-1302627
Name in IRS Master File FARM ANIMAL REFORM MOVEMENT INC
NTEE Code D01
NTEE Classification Alliance/Advocacy Organizations
NTEE Type Animal-Related
Classification Organization to Prevent Cruelty to Animals
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (913) Prevention of cruelty to animals
(125) Giving information or opinion (see also Advocacy)
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 October, 1983
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
Not compensated -- Alex Hershaft President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Farm Animal Rights Movement (MD) 78.06 two stars
FixNation (CA) 91.07 four stars
Vegan Outreach (CA) 89.86 three stars
Wildlife Rescue & Rehabilitation (TX) 96.19 four stars
Humane America Animal Foundation (Adopt-a-Pet.com) (CA) 89.37 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Farm Animal Rights Movement
10101 Ashburton Lane
Bethesda, MD 20817
tel: (888) 327-6872
EIN: 52-1302627

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Board Leadership

Alex Hershaft
President

CEO

Alex Hershaft
President

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