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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA

Compassion and care for all animals

four stars

93.24

361 South Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91105
tel: (626) 792-7151   Web Site
EIN: 95-1643344

Board Leadership
Steve Johnson
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Ruthie Hughes
Interim President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.24 four stars
  Financial 91.33 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA is an independent organization dedicated to the welfare of our animal friends since 1903. Each year we care for more than 10,000 animals from the seven cities we serve: Pasadena, South Pasadena, San Marino, La Canada/ Flintridge, Sierra Madre, Arcadia and Glendale. Our services include animal control, investigation of animal cruelty and neglect, licensing for La Canada and Arcadia, adoptions, pet behavior help and training classes, and humane education.

The Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA is an independent organization dedicated to the welfare of our animal friends since 1903. Each year we care for more than 10,000 animals from the seven cities we serve: Pasadena, South Pasadena, San Marino, La Canada/ Flintridge, Sierra Madre, Arcadia and Glendale. Our services include animal control, investigation of animal cruelty and neglect, licensing for La Canada and Arcadia, adoptions, pet behavior help and training classes, and humane education.

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Financial

four stars

91.33

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 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)
78.9%
  Administrative Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.63
  Program Expenses Growth 8.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA (CA) 93.24 four stars
The Anti-Cruelty Society (IL) 91.91 four stars
Monadnock Humane Society (NH) 85.84 three stars
San Francisco SPCA (CA) 93.11 four stars
Animal Allies Humane Society (MN) 88.54 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,598,737
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $64,197
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,662,934
   Program Service Revenue $4,637,121
Total Primary Revenue $11,300,055
   Other Revenue $1,419,119
TOTAL REVENUE $12,719,174
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,256,598
   Administrative Expenses $1,354,315
   Fundraising Expenses $1,112,716
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,723,629
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,995,545
   
Net Assets $38,475,762

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
Animal Shelter $8,253,913 100.0%
Education of Care & Holding of Animals $2,685 < 0.1%

Ratings History
Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 05/01/2019 93.24 four stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 90.79 four stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 90.86 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.54 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 84.95 three stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 88.93 three stars
2011-12 12/01/2012 89.08 three stars
2010-12 09/20/2011 86.37 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 88.86 three stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 88.66 three stars
2007-12 05/01/2009 94.19 four stars
2006-12 12/01/2007 89.35 three stars
2005-12 12/15/2006 90.87 four stars
2004-12 12/01/2005 93.15 four stars
2003-12 06/01/2005 93.17 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 95-1643344
Name in IRS Master File PASADENA HUMANE SOCIETY
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 (350) Preservation of natural resources (conservation)
(59) Other school related activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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, 1939
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
$215,761 2.01% Julie Bank President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA (CA) 93.24 four stars
Humane Society of Harrisburg Area (PA) 86.84 three stars
SPCA Serving Erie County (NY) 87.90 three stars
Nebraska Humane Society (NE) 92.07 four stars
Humane Society of Missouri (MO) 91.59 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA
361 South Raymond Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91105
tel: (626) 792-7151
fax: (626) 792-3810
EIN: 95-1643344

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Board Leadership

Steve Johnson
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Ruthie Hughes
Interim President, CEO

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