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Dumb Friends League

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Dumb Friends League is a animal shelter based in Denver, CO that was founded in 1910. As of 2018 they had $51 million in revenue and $119 million in assets.

We are committed to the welfare of animals. We shall provide shelter and care for animals. We shall provide programs and services that enhance the bond between animals and people. We shall be advocates for animals.. Speaking for those who cannot speak...

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Denver Dumb Friends League.

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Program areas at Dumb Friends League

Community and educational services: teach lessons of compassion and respect toward all living creatures, provide educational and volunteer services to the community, act as an advocate for animals: our humane education department brought messages of compassion and respect to 18,235 children and adults through 739 programs including critter camps and an equine exploration camp. We spread the word about the wonders of cats during catfest week and at our catwalk event that was attended by 450 . To encourage awareness of the harmony equine center and increase adoptions, we hosted a horse expo with more than 1,000 guests. The league's 1,396 volunteers donated 211,741 hours of service, equivalent to 102 employees, or $5.2 million.

Form 990s for Dumb Friends League

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2017-06Dec 1, 2017990View PDF
2016-06Feb 8, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jan 11, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Nov 24, 2014990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Dumb Friends League

Total grants, contributions, etc.$45,629,304
Program services$2,039,351
Investment income and dividends$986,381
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$22,485
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$2,287,497
Net income from fundraising events$134,909
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$132,737
Miscellaneous revenues$117,605
Total revenues$51,350,269

Vendors for Dumb Friends League

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
BlackbaudSoftware Services; Fundraising software; CRM software; Marketing software$150,4462019-08-29
█████████ ████████Software2019-08-29
█████████Content management system software2019-08-21
█████ ████Tax accounting2018-12-07
██████ ████Architectural Services$409,9872018-06-01
██████ ████████████ ███Construction Services$8,262,2942018-06-01
███████ ██████████It Consulting$169,1362018-06-01
███████ ███Direct Mail Services$39,7252018-06-01
...and 12 more vendors

Personnel at Dumb Friends League

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Dr. Apryl SteelePresident and Chief Executive Officer$177,333July 17, 2019
Anna Neubauer, CawaVice President of Operations-July 17, 2019
███ ████████Vice President of Finance and Administration-July 17, 2019
█████ ██████ ████Vice President of Community Solutions-July 17, 2019
██████ ████████Vice President of Development-July 17, 2019
█████ ██████Director of Marketing and Communications-July 17, 2019
█████ ██████Cawa Director of Development-March 24, 2017
███████ ██████Director of Human Resources-July 17, 2019
███ ███████Director of Veterinary Services-July 17, 2019
██████ ████Director of Events-July 17, 2019
...and 11 more key personnel

Peer animal shelters and animal welfare organizations

1Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region501(c)(3)$13 millionColorado Springs, CO
2SPCA of Texas501(c)(3)$19 millionDallas, TX
3Connecticut Humane Society501(c)(3)$17 millionNewington, CT
4Sea Research Foundation501(c)(3)$21 millionMystic, CT
5Austin Pets Alive (APA)501(c)(3)$16 millionAustin, TX
6The Animal Foundation501(c)(3)$16 millionLas Vegas, NV
7Oregon Humane Society501(c)(3)$27 millionPortland, OR
8San Francisco Society for the Prevention of Cruelty To Animals (SFSPCA)501(c)(3)$37 millionSan Francisco, CA
9Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League501(c)(3)$20 millionWest Palm Beach, FL
10Best Friends Animal Society501(c)(3)$113 millionKanab, UT
11Animal Care and Control of New York City (ACC)501(c)(3)$19 millionNew York, NY
12National Wildlife Federation501(c)(3)$83 millionReston, VA
13Animal Humane Society501(c)(3)$21 millionGolden Valley, MN
14San Diego Humane Society and SPCA501(c)(3)$34 millionSan Diego, CA
15Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (MSPCA-Angell)501(c)(3)$74 millionBoston, MA
16Center for Biological Diversity501(c)(3)$20 millionTucson, AZ
17The Cleveland Animal Protective League501(c)(3)$13 millionCleveland, OH
18The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty To Animals501(c)(3)$248 millionNew York, NY
19PAWS Chicago501(c)(3)$17 millionChicago, IL
20North Shore Animal League America501(c)(3)$39 millionPort Washington, NY
21American Bird Conservancy (ABC)501(c)(3)$17 millionThe Plains, VA
22African Wildlife Foundation (AWF)501(c)(3)$26 millionWashington, DC
23Foundation to Support Animal Protection (PETA)501(c)(3)$29 millionNorfolk, VA
24American Humane - First To Serve501(c)(3)$19 millionWashington, DC
25The Oakland Zoo501(c)(3)$21 millionOakland, CA

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