EIN 23-7147797

Best Friends Animal Society

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
1,076
City
Kanab
State
Year formed
1984
Most recent tax filings
2019-09
Financials as of 2019-09
Revenues
$102.9m
+$10m
10.4%
 
$93m: Grants & donations
 
$3m: Prog svcs
 
$2m: Non-invt sales, net
 
$5m: Misc other revenues
Expenses
$99.9m
+$3m
3.1%
 
$42m: Salaries, non-officers
 
$19m: Expense, other
 
$5m: Emp benef, other
 
$34m: Misc other expenses
Assets
$154.3m
+$7m
4.6%
 
$51m: Stocks & bonds
 
$48m: Bldg & equip
 
$27m: Savings
 
$28m: Misc other assets
Liabilities
$55.2m
+$9m
20.2%
 
$23m: Tax-exempt bonds
 
$19m: Accts pay
 
$9m: Notes & mortg pay
 
$4m: Misc other liabilities
Description
To bring about a time when there are no more homeless pets. We do this by demonstrating and promoting exemplary Animal care and building community programs and partnerships.

Program areas at Best Friends Animal Society

Initiatives, program cities, emergency response, network partners and other national outreach - see schedule o

Form 990s for Best Friends Animal Society

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-092020-09-24990View PDF
2018-092020-01-13990View PDF
2018-092019-10-21990View PDF
2017-092018-11-15990View PDF
2016-092017-10-17990View PDF
...and 8 more Form 990s

Who funds Best Friends Animal Society

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Goldman Sachs Philanthropy Fund (GSPF)Environment & Animal Protection$2,006,100
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...and 337 more grants received

Grants made by Best Friends Animal Society

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Spay Neuter Project of Los Angeles (SNP LA)Program Service Support$325,000
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...and 87 more grants made

Financials for Best Friends Animal Society

RevenuesFYE 09/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$93,718,064
Program services$2,961,342
Investment income and dividends$1,729,288
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$504,218
Royalty revenue$26,847
Net rental income$708,013
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$2,183,805
Net income from fundraising events$90,093
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$596,220
Miscellaneous revenues$378,850
Total revenues$102,896,740

Personnel at Best Friends Animal Society

NameTitleCompensation
Gregory CastleChief Executive Officer Emeritus and Board Member$238,330
Julianne CastleChief Executive Officer$210,226
Stephen HowellChief Operating Officer$254,644
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...and 17 more key personnel

Organizations like Best Friends Animal Society

OrganizationLocationRevenue
The Humane Society of the United StatesWashington, DC$159,191,532
San Diego Humane Society and SPCASan Diego, CA$42,263,664
The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty To AnimalsNew York, NY$279,048,974
Humane Rescue AllianceWashington, DC$37,246,560
Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (MSPCA-Angell)Boston, MA$81,756,044
Sea Research FoundationMystic, CT$26,818,465
Dumb Friends LeagueDenver, CO$26,352,188
SPCA of TexasDallas, TX$26,551,507
African Wildlife Foundation (AWF)Washington, DC$29,312,785
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium'sOmaha, NE$72,462,794
San Francisco Society for the Prevention of Cruelty To Animals (SFSPCA)San Francisco, CA$45,482,836
Chicago Zoological SocietyBrookfield, IL$70,997,747
Denver Zoological FoundationDenver, CO$52,738,933
Shedd AquariumChicago, IL$73,772,254
Wildlife Conservation SocietyBronx, NY$263,863,758
National Audubon SocietyNew York, NY$157,358,989
National Wildlife FederationReston, VA$94,376,443
New England AquariumBoston, MA$48,924,830
Columbus Zoological Park AssociationPowell, OH$84,038,749
Defenders of WildlifeWashington, DC$34,498,515
Detroit Zoological SocietyRoyal Oak, MI$46,934,007
Woodland Park ZooSeattle, WA$45,884,182
The Maryland Zoo in BaltimoreBaltimore, MD$29,484,797
Philadelphia ZooPhiladelphia, PA$41,038,826
Lincoln Park Zoological SocietyChicago, IL$51,352,751
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$102,896,740
2019
Yearly growth
10.4%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$99,934,785
2019
Yearly growth
3.1%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$154,320,227
2019
Yearly growth
4.6%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
1,076
2019
Yearly growth
8.4%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
5001 Angel Canyon Road
Kanab, UT 84741
Website URL
bestfriends.org/ 
Phone
(435) 644-2001
Facebook page
bestfriendsanimalsociety 
Twitter profile
@bestfriends 
IRS details
EIN
23-7147797
Fiscal year end
September
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1984
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
D20: Animal Protection and Welfare
NAICS code, primary
813312: Environment, Conservation, and Wildlife Organizations
Parent/child status
Independent
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