aka J.D. \u0026 Fran Asher Animal Shelter   |   Laurinburg, NC   |
GuideStar Charity Check


EIN: 56-1118065


The Scotland County Humane Society is an animal welfare organization whose mission is to shelter, protect, and promote the adoption of homeless animals, as well as, provide education about responsible pet ownership. We also have a spay/neuter program to reduce pet overpopulation.

Ruling year info


Principal Officer

Matt DeAngelis

Main address

1401 West Blvd

Laurinburg, NC 28352 USA

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Subject area info

Animal welfare

Population served info


NTEE code info

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

IRS subsection

501(c)(3) Public Charity

IRS filing requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

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Programs and results

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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?

Rescue Relocation

Our cost to alter, provide initial vaccines, deworming, flea/heartworm preventative and microchip in the southeast is considerably lower. We treat for disease such as heartworm, and dogs with broken legs and hips received life saving operations. Our dogs are "adoption ready"
We began providing fully vetted adoptable dogs to our rescue partners, often without reimbursement because, our rescue partners are not able to pay transport fees to the Northeast and reimburse us for medical expenses.

We facilitated the rescue of hundreds through our network of rescue partners. We personally contact, interview and verify references for each partner we collaborate with today. Social media, such as Face book and pet adoption sites (Petfinder, Rescuegroups) market our adoptable dogs nationwide. Our dogs have been adopted coast to coast -- CA to CT. We hold monthly adoption events and the shelter is open for adoptions 5 days a week, or anytime by appointment.

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Where we work

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.
  • Who are the people you serve with your mission?

    Residents of Scotland County, NC.

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

    Paper surveys, Suggestion box/email,

  • 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 strengthen relationships with the people we serve, To understand people's needs and how we can help them achieve their goals,

  • With whom is the organization sharing feedback?

    The people we serve, Our staff, Our board,

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

  • What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?


Fiscal year: Jul 01 - Jun 30

Revenue vs. expenses:  breakdown

SOURCE: IRS Form 990 info
Note: When component data are not available, the graph displays the total Revenue and/or Expense values.

Liquidity in 2020 info

SOURCE: IRS Form 990


Average of 396.54 over 10 years

Months of cash in 2020 info

SOURCE: IRS Form 990


Average of 6.6 over 10 years

Fringe rate in 2020 info

SOURCE: IRS Form 990


Average of 9% over 10 years

Funding sources info

Source: IRS Form 990

Assets & liabilities info

Source: IRS Form 990

Financial data

Source: IRS Form 990 info


Revenue & expenses

Fiscal Year: Jul 01 - Jun 30

SOURCE: IRS Form 990

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Balance sheet

Fiscal Year: Jul 01 - Jun 30

SOURCE: IRS Form 990

The balance sheet gives a snapshot of the financial health of an organization at a particular point in time. An organization's total assets should generally exceed its total liabilities, or it cannot survive long, but the types of assets and liabilities must also be considered. For instance, an organization's current assets (cash, receivables, securities, etc.) should be sufficient to cover its current liabilities (payables, deferred revenue, current year loan, and note payments). Otherwise, the organization may face solvency problems. On the other hand, an organization whose cash and equivalents greatly exceed its current liabilities might not be putting its money to best use.

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Financial trends analysis Glossary & formula definitions

Fiscal Year: Jul 01 - Jun 30

SOURCE: IRS Form 990

This snapshot of SCOTLAND COUNTY HUMANE SOCIETY INC’s financial trends applies Nonprofit Finance Fund® analysis to data hosted by GuideStar. While it highlights the data that matter most, remember that context is key – numbers only tell part of any story.

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Profitability info 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Unrestricted surplus (deficit) before depreciation -$4,406 $56,794 -$32,289 -$11,984 $21,449
As % of expenses -1.2% 15.4% -8.5% -3.6% 7.1%
Unrestricted surplus (deficit) after depreciation -$15,353 $47,383 -$47,970 -$23,245 $12,951
As % of expenses -4.1% 12.5% -12.1% -6.8% 4.2%
Revenue composition info
Total revenue (unrestricted & restricted) $362,205 $451,201 $335,512 $343,252 $345,376
Total revenue, % change over prior year -3.6% 24.6% -25.6% 2.3% 0.6%
Program services revenue 17.1% 11.6% 9.0% 13.3% 59.7%
Membership dues 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Investment income 6.7% 6.8% 10.1% 7.8% 9.0%
Government grants 48.3% 38.8% 54.4% 52.4% 0.0%
All other grants and contributions 25.8% 41.4% 24.8% 26.4% 31.3%
Other revenue 2.1% 1.4% 1.6% 0.2% 0.0%
Expense composition info
Total expenses before depreciation $367,106 $368,903 $379,416 $332,198 $303,031
Total expenses, % change over prior year -7.3% 0.5% 2.8% -12.4% -8.8%
Personnel 54.2% 55.2% 52.9% 59.7% 63.1%
Professional fees 20.0% 14.9% 16.7% 16.3% 10.9%
Occupancy 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Interest 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Pass-through 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
All other expenses 25.9% 29.9% 30.4% 23.9% 25.9%
Full cost components (estimated) info 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Total expenses (after depreciation) $378,053 $378,314 $395,097 $343,459 $311,529
One month of savings $30,592 $30,742 $31,618 $27,683 $25,253
Debt principal payment $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Fixed asset additions $0 $25,837 $0 $0 $0
Total full costs (estimated) $408,645 $434,893 $426,715 $371,142 $336,782

Capital structure indicators

Liquidity info 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Months of cash 2.8 3.8 2.6 2.6 3.7
Months of cash and investments 23.0 25.5 22.9 26.7 28.6
Months of estimated liquid unrestricted net assets 2.8 3.8 2.6 2.6 3.7
Balance sheet composition info 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Cash $86,009 $116,884 $82,930 $70,894 $92,727
Investments $618,725 $665,721 $639,612 $668,648 $630,426
Receivables $132 $120 $369 $3,899 $4,607
Gross land, buildings, equipment (LBE) $129,293 $155,130 $155,505 $155,505 $155,505
Accumulated depreciation (as a % of LBE) 40.0% 39.4% 49.2% 56.4% 61.9%
Liabilities (as a % of assets) 1.5% 0.1% 0.0% 0.5% 0.6%
Unrestricted net assets $162,592 $209,975 $162,005 $138,760 $151,711
Temporarily restricted net assets $618,725 $665,721 $639,612 $668,648 N/A
Permanently restricted net assets $0 $0 $0 $0 N/A
Total restricted net assets $618,725 $665,721 $639,612 $668,648 $630,426
Total net assets $781,317 $875,696 $801,617 $807,408 $782,137

Key data checks

Key data checks info 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Material data errors No No No No No


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

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Principal Officer

Matt DeAngelis

Number of employees

Source: IRS Form 990


Officers, directors, trustees, and key employees

SOURCE: IRS Form 990

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Board of directors
as of 01/23/2023
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
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Board chair

Addie Pratt

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? No

Organizational demographics

SOURCE: Self-reported; last updated 1/23/2023

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