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Tony La Russas Animal Rescue Foundation

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Tony La Russas Animal Rescue Foundation is a animal shelter based in Walnut Creek, CA that was founded in 1991. As of 2019 they had $23 million in revenue and $59 million in assets.

Arf saves dogs and cats who have run out of time at public shelters and brings people and animals together to enrich each others lives. Arf's programs promote the concept that people's lives can be enhanced by strengthening the bonds between humans an...

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Program areas at Tony La Russas Animal Rescue Foundation

ANIMAL CARE & ADOPTIONS:This year, ARF adopted 2,632 cats and dogs. Each animal is behaviorally and medically evaluated, medically treated as needed, spayed or neutered, and microchipped prior to adoption. Dogs and cats are well cared for and safe at ARF while they await new loving homes.

COMMUNITY PROGRAMS:ARFs Community Outreach FoodShare, which delivered 165,914 pounds of pet food and litter; Safety Net, which prevented the surrender of 424 dogs and cats to public shelters through counseling and financial assistance to at-risk families; and Resource Center that responded to 2,650 animal-related inquiries from the public. ARFs Pet Hug Pack visiting animal programs 203 therapy animals and their volunteer handlers provided comfort and animal-assisted intervention to 71,210 people in hospitals, hospice, long-term care centers, schools, libraries, and other facilities. ARFs annual Animals on Broadway welcomed more than 4,000 visitors, many with their four-legged animals, to visit booths for other community animal rescue groups, view adoptable animals, and to participate in pet wellness offerings. ARFs Pets and Vets program matches VA-referred veterans who suffer from PTSD with specially selected shelter dogs at no cost. The program then leads teams through a 10 month-long intensive program which directs the veterans ...

CLINIC:ARFs clinic provides medical care and surgeries for animals rescued and adopted out by the organization. Through its public spay and neuter programs, ARF reduces the oversupply of companion animals by preventing breeding of pets in Contra Costa County, and provides low-cost spay and neuter surgeries to community members and other rescue organizations. Through ARFs mobile Clinic, low-cost spay and neuter surgeries are provided to the public. ARF performed 3,987 surgeries this year which helps break the cycle of companion animal overpopulation. The mobile Clinic also provides free wellness care, vaccinations, and spay and neuter surgeries to pets belonging to veterans of the U.S. military at local VA campuses, and charitably provided services to 863 pets. Through ARFs Emergency Medical Fund, 262 veterinary care exams were provided for 130 cats and dogs belonging to low income residents of Contra Costa County, California, helping to keep pets in their existing homes.

Form 990s for Tony La Russas Animal Rescue Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Feb 11, 2020990View PDF
2018-06Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Mar 30, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jan 27, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Tony La Russas Animal Rescue Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$20,774,171
Program services$988,735
Investment income and dividends$831,559
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$478,117
Net income from fundraising events$109,042
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$516,951
Miscellaneous revenues$30,926
Total revenues$23,729,501

Vendors for Tony La Russas Animal Rescue Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
BlackbaudFundraising software; CRM software; Marketing software2020-02-20
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███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-02-20
███████ █████ ███Tax accounting2020-02-11
███ ███████████Construction$289,0742019-06-01
███ ██████████ █████ ███Consulting$433,5522019-06-01
█████ ████████████Solar Panel Install$1,068,7502019-06-01

Personnel at Tony La Russas Animal Rescue Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Elena BickerExecutive Director$337,906Feb. 11, 2020
Stephanie EricksonOperations Director$112,850July 17, 2019
██████ ██████Finance Director$100,748July 17, 2019
█████████ ████Development Director-July 17, 2019
█████ ███████Clinic Director-July 17, 2019
████ █████Community Programs Director-July 17, 2019
█████ ██████Animal Programs Director-July 17, 2019
████ ██████Volunteer Services Director-July 17, 2019
████ ██████Secretary$0June 30, 2019
█████ ██████Treasurer / Director$0June 30, 2019
...and eight more key personnel

Peer animal shelters and animal welfare organizations

1East Bay SPCA501(c)(3)$8.4 millionOakland, CA
2Central California SPCA Fresno County Humane Society501(c)(3)$6.3 millionFresno, CA
3Marin Humane501(c)(3)$9.2 millionNovato, CA
4San Francisco Society for the Prevention of Cruelty To Animals (SFSPCA)501(c)(3)$37 millionSan Francisco, CA
5Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Los Angeles (spcaLA)501(c)(3)$11 millionLos Angeles, CA
6Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region501(c)(3)$13 millionColorado Springs, CO
7Animal Humane Society501(c)(3)$21 millionGolden Valley, MN
8St. Hubert's Animal Welfare Center501(c)(3)$6.4 millionMadison, NJ
9Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando501(c)(3)$6.2 millionOrlando, FL
10Richmond SPCA501(c)(3)$8.3 millionRichmond, VA
11Northwest Organization for Animal Help (NOAH)501(c)(3)$7.2 millionStanwood, WA
12Bideawee501(c)(3)$11 millionNew York, NY
13The Maryland Spca501(c)(3)$8.1 millionBaltimore, MD
14SPCA Tampa Bay501(c)(3)$8.0 millionLargo, FL
15The Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation501(c)(3)$6.2 millionHampton Bays, NY
16fka Heartland SPCA501(c)(3)$6.1 millionMerriam, KS
17The Anti-Cruelty Society501(c)(3)$9.8 millionChicago, IL
18Tufts Veterinary Emergency Treatment and Specialties501(c)(3)$10 millionNorth Grafton, MA
19Jacksonville Humane Society501(c)(3)$7.4 millionJacksonville, FL
20Kentucky Humane Society - Animal Rescue League501(c)(3)$7.8 millionLouisville, KY
21Larimer Humane Society501(c)(3)$7.1 millionLoveland, CO
22Connecticut Humane Society501(c)(3)$17 millionNewington, CT
23Oregon Humane Society501(c)(3)$27 millionPortland, OR
24Animal Humane Association of New Mexico501(c)(3)$6.5 millionAlbuquerque, NM
25Animal Rescue League of Boston501(c)(3)$12 millionBoston, MA

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