Humane Society of Marion County, Inc.

NO KILL Shelter

OCALA, FL   |  www.thehsmc.org

Mission

The Humane Society of Marion County is a non-profit organization dedicated to the care and protection of animals in Marion County, Florida. Our mission is to prevent cruelty, suffering and over population of animals.

Notes from the nonprofit

Funds donated to the Humane Society of Marion County are used to take care of animals and all that it encompasses: medicine, spay/neuter, surgeries, food, a fun play area and tucked into a clean comfortable bed each and every night.

Ruling year info

1971

Executive Director

Mr. Eddie Leedy

Main address

701 NW 14TH RD

OCALA, FL 34475 USA

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EIN

59-6196017

NTEE code info

Animal Protection and Welfare (includes Humane Societies and SPCAs) (D20)

Animal Protection and Welfare (includes Humane Societies and SPCAs) (D20)

IRS filing requirement

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Communication

Programs and results

What we aim to solve

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

We are at a limited space currently. We are in the pre-construction phase to add more kennels to take more animals and help those in need.

Our programs

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Animal Care/welfare

Programs are: Animal sheltering, Animal adoptions, Education, Spay/Neuter Program, Community pet food pantry.

Population(s) Served
Adults

Humane education: Teaching today & practicing tomorrow. Community events, Marion County Public Schools, extended day care via our Magic Bars Bus.

Population(s) Served
Adults

Happy Paws is a program were volunteers can earn food and spay/neuter certificate to better themselves or the community.

Population(s) Served
Adults

Where we work

Our results

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

How does this organization measure their results? It's a hard question but an important one.

Number of animals with freedom from hunger and thirst

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Population(s) Served

Adults

Related Program

Happy Paws

Type of Metric

Context - describing the issue we work on

Direction of Success

Increasing

Number of animals with freedom from discomfort

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Population(s) Served

Adults

Related Program

Animal Care/welfare

Type of Metric

Other - describing something else

Direction of Success

Increasing

Number of animals with freedom from fear and distress

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Population(s) Served

Adults

Related Program

Animal Care/welfare

Type of Metric

Other - describing something else

Direction of Success

Increasing

Average adoption fee (in dollars) per dog adopted

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Type of Metric

Other - describing something else

Direction of Success

Holding steady

Context Notes

-Adult dogs 1 year and up $99 -Puppies under the age of 1 year $120

Our Sustainable Development Goals

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

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Goals & Strategy

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Learn about the organization's key goals, strategies, capabilities, and progress.

Charting impact

Four powerful questions that require reflection about what really matters - results.

Humane education, teach today and practice tomorrow. Prevent the cruelty, suffering, and overpopulation of animals.

Visiting over 21,000 student in the last school year teaching humane education. Making sure all animals adopted are going to homes where all animals are up to date on shots and doing home visits for potential adopters.

We believe in teaching the youth of today so that they will be great animal lovers and owners in the future.

We have construction plans for a new facility to incorporate feral cats in our community to help these helpless animals. The kitten number is very overwhelming and we are at full capacity.

How we listen

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Seeking feedback from people served makes programs more responsive and effective. Here’s how this organization is listening.

done We shared information about our current feedback practices.
  • How is your organization collecting feedback from the people you serve?

    Electronic surveys (by email, tablet, etc.), Paper surveys, Focus groups or interviews (by phone or in person), Suggestion box/email, other,

  • How is your organization using feedback from the people you serve?

    To identify and remedy poor client service experiences, To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To make fundamental changes to our programs and/or operations, To inform the development of new programs/projects, To identify where we are less inclusive or equitable across demographic groups, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve,

  • With whom is the organization sharing feedback?

    Our staff, Our board, Our funders, Our community partners,

  • Which of the following feedback practices does your organization routinely carry out?

  • What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?

    It is difficult to get the people we serve to respond to requests for feedback, We don't have any major challenges to collecting feedback,

Financials

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Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

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Humane Society of Marion County, Inc.

Board of directors
as of 11/4/2021
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board chair

Roseann Morton

Bill Steward

Patti Lumpkin

Ed Cluster

Marcia Lape

Bruce Washburn

John Everett

Ben Williams

Board leadership practices

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

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  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? Yes
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? Yes
  • Ethics and transparency
    Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year? Yes
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? Yes
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? Yes

Organizational demographics

SOURCE: Self-reported; last updated 04/08/2021

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Leadership

The organization's leader identifies as:

Race & ethnicity
White/Caucasian/European
Gender identity
Male, Not transgender (cisgender)
Sexual orientation
Heterosexual or Straight
Disability status
Person without a disability

Race & ethnicity

No data

Gender identity

No data

 

No data

Sexual orientation

No data

Disability

No data