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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Humane Society of Charlotte

Changing lives one animal at a time

four stars

92.59

2700 Toomey Avenue Charlotte, NC 28203
tel: (704) 377-0534   Web Site
EIN: 58-1342479

Board Leadership
Mike Mascia
Chair

CEO
Shelly A. Moore
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.59 four stars
  Financial 90.32 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1978, the Humane Society of Charlotte is working with you to create a world where there are no more homeless and unwanted animals. As a space available shelter, our policy is that all animals at the Humane Society are offered the opportunity of a safe and loving home. The Humane Society of Charlotte's mission is to bring love and hope to all animals by insuring the humane treatment of companion animals through adoption, spay/neuter and education. Our vision, all animals in safe and loving homes, will be accomplished by providing care and compassion for all animals, physically and emotionally; education and information on the humane and responsible treatment of all animals; respect for animals and people; integrity in word and deed; collaboration with the community; and being fiscally responsible and accountable to the community.

Founded in 1978, the Humane Society of Charlotte is working with you to create a world where there are no more homeless and unwanted animals. As a space available shelter, our policy is that all animals at the Humane Society are offered the opportunity of a safe and loving home. The Humane Society of Charlotte's mission is to bring love and hope to all animals by insuring the humane treatment of companion animals through adoption, spay/neuter and education. Our vision, all animals in safe and loving homes, will be accomplished by providing care and compassion for all animals, physically and emotionally; education and information on the humane and responsible treatment of all animals; respect for animals and people; integrity in word and deed; collaboration with the community; and being fiscally responsible and accountable to the community.

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Financial

four stars

90.32

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
77.4%
  Administrative Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.57
  Program Expenses Growth 14.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Society of Charlotte on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humane Society of Charlotte on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society of Charlotte (NC) 92.59 four stars
Macomb County Humane Society (MI) 90.32 four stars
Anderson Animal Shelter (IL) 92.98 four stars
Mohawk Hudson Humane Society (NY) 88.69 three stars
Society for the Improvement of Conditions for Stray Animals (OH) 91.52 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,802,824
   Federated Campaigns $83,105
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $536,069
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,421,998
   Program Service Revenue $1,192,243
Total Primary Revenue $6,614,241
   Other Revenue $171,376
TOTAL REVENUE $6,785,617
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,329,294
   Administrative Expenses $294,911
   Fundraising Expenses $687,523
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,311,728
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,473,889
   
Net Assets $6,013,058

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
Provide Care and Placement $1,944,153 58.4%
Clinic Operations $1,287,232 38.7%
Education $97,909 2.9%

Ratings History
Humane Society of Charlotte has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 03/01/2018 92.59 four stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 91.57 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.13 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 90.84 four stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 92.68 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 92.85 four stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 86.82 three stars
2010-12 12/01/2011 87.75 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 82.48 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 80.29 three stars
2008-12 02/01/2010 90.18 four stars
2007-12 12/17/2008 90.40 four stars
2006-12 12/01/2007 85.72 three stars
2005-12 10/01/2006 95.02 four stars
2004-12 12/01/2005 89.04 three stars
2003-12 04/01/2005 89.30 three 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 58-1342479
Name in IRS Master File HUMANE SOCIETY OF CHARLOTTE INC
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 (913) Prevention of cruelty to animals
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 January, 1979
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, 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
$152,456 3.53% Shelly Moore Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humane Society of Charlotte (NC) 92.59 four stars
Yavapai Humane Society (AZ) 86.55 three stars
Humane Society of Sarasota County (FL) 100.00 four stars
Heartland Humane Society (OR) 90.50 four stars
SPCA of Wake County (NC) 86.57 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Humane Society of Charlotte
2700 Toomey Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28203
tel: (704) 377-0534
fax: (704) 332-8010
EIN: 58-1342479

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Board Leadership

Mike Mascia
Chair

CEO

Shelly A. Moore
President, CEO

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