Contact & General Information

National Disaster Search Dog Foundation
6800 Wheeler Canyon Road
Santa Paula, CA 93060
www.searchdogfoundation.org
Tax Status: 501(c)3
 

Other Names

NDSDF
SDF
Search Dog Foundation
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RATING:   B+

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Stated Mission

To strengthen disaster response in America by rescuing and recruiting dogs and partnering them with firefighters and other first responders to find people buried alive in the wreckage of disasters.
Fiscal Year Ended 09/30/17

Program Percentage :  73 %

Calculated Total Expenses (rounded) :  $2,900,000 

A charity's Program % is the percentage of its cash budget it spends on Programs relative to Overhead (Fundraising and Management & General Expenses)

Cost to Raise $100 :  $ 13

Calculated Total Contributions (rounded) :  $4,100,000 

Cost to Raise $100 signifies how many dollars a charity spends on Fundraising to raise each $100 of Contributions.

Government Funding

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For the reporting year rated by CharityWatch, this charity received cash grants/contributions from government sources within a range of:

0% to 24%

Financial Documents

National Disaster Search Dog Foundation's rating is based on CharityWatch's in-depth analysis of the following documents for the fiscal year represented:

Entity Document Type Tax Id #
National Disaster Search Dog Foundation IRS Form 990 77-0412509
National Disaster Search Dog Foundation Audited Financial Statements 77-0412509

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