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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Animal Care and Control of New York City

A BBB Accredited charity


  • Meets all standards

Expiration Date:
Animal Care and Control of New York City
Formerly known as:
Center for Animal Care and Control
11 Park Place
Suite 805
New York, NY 10007
Web Site:
Year, State Incorporated:
1994, New York
Stated Purpose:
" Promotes and protects the health, safety, and welfare of pets and people in New York City. "

Evaluation Conclusions

Animal Care and Control of New York City (NYCACC) meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.


Animal Care & Control of NYC (AC&C) is the largest animal organization in the northeast, rescuing more than 30,000 animals each year. As a nonprofit since 1995, AC&C is under contract with the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) to rescue, care for and find loving homes for homeless and abandoned animals in NYC. To service all NYC communities, AC&C operates facilities in all five boroughs. AC&C is a Full Service animal organization that takes in any animal in need in NYC.


Chief Executive Officer:
Ms. Risa Weinstock, Executive Director and General Counsel
Chair of the Board:
Mr. Patrick Nolan
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
VP, Editor in Chief & Associate Publisher/Penguin Group USA
Board Size:
Paid Staff Size:

*Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.

Fund Raising

Method(s) Used:

Direct mail appeals, invitations to fund raising events, print advertisements (newspapers, magazines, etc.), grant proposals, internet, planned giving arrangements, cause-related marketing (i.e. affinity credit cards, consumer product sales, etc. that indicate purchases will benefit your organization)
Fund raising costs were 19.1% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $1,352,602, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)

Tax Status

This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.


The following information is based on NYCACC's Audited Financial Statements for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2013.

Source of Funds  

The City of New York


Shelter Revenue




In-Kind Contributions


Benefit Plan Contributions


Other Miscellaneous Income


Investment Income


Total Income


Program Expenses  

Health and Welfare of Animals

Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses
Other Expenses

Total expenses

Income in Excess of Expenses




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 87%  Fund Raising: 2%  Administrative 11%  Other Expenses: 1%
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Beginning net assets $655,255
Ending net assets 986,474
Total liabilities 1,185,651

Total assets



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