British Columbia Society For The Prevention Of Cruelty To Animals

Other Names: BC SPCA

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(1) CRUELTY INVESTIGATIONS-PROTECT ANIMALS FROM ABUSE,, INVESTIGATE COMPLAINTS, UPHOLD PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS ACT (2) SHELTERING AND ADOPTION-MATCHING AND FINDING HOMES FOR 21,000 + ANIMALS (3) EMERGENCY RESCUE & TREATMENT-OF ANIMALS IN DISTRESS OR DANGER (4) PROTECTION OF FARM ANIMALS-INCLUDES CERTIFICATION OF APPROVED FARMS (5) WILDLIFE REHABILITATION (6) YOUTH & HUMANE EDUCATION-PROMOTING IMPROVED CARE & UNDERSTANDING OF ANIMALS (7) ANIMAL WELFARE RESEARCH-WORKING TO INCREASE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS IN ANIMAL WELFARE (8) ADVOCACY-EDUCATE THE PUBLIC AND INCREASE AWARENESS ON ANIMAL ISSUES IN ORDER TO IMPROVE ANIMAL WELFARE (9) HOSPITAL-PROVIDING QUALITY VETERINARY CARE FOR THOUSANDS OF SICK & INJURED ANIMALS (10) SPAY/NEUTER CLINIC-REDUCING OVERPOPULATION OF COMPANION ANIMALS AND EDUCATING RESIDENTS OF THE NEEDS & BENEFITS OF SPAYING/NEUTERING.


  • map-point1245 7th Ave E, Vancouver BC, V5T1R1

  • map-point(604) 681-7271

  • map-pointhttp://www.spca.bc.ca

  • map-pointContact person: Chanel Cochrane

  • map-pointCharitable Organization

  • map-pointBusiness Number: 118819036RR0001

  • map-point0 full-time staff

  • map-pointccochrane@spca.bc.ca

2017 Revenues: $36,782,358

<b>20735630</b>: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>2274634</b>: Total amount of non-cash gifts (e.g. securities, equipment, buildings, artwork, other in-kind gifts) made to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>1060604</b>: Total amount received from other registered charities.
<b>262689</b>: Charities don’t issue tax receipts when a donor can’t be identified or doesn't want one. This category also includes collection boxes.
<b>2427739</b>: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
<b>10021062</b>: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2017 Expenditures: $34,836,326

<b>25643909</b>: Total amount spent on charitable programs. "Programs" cover all charitable activities the organization carries out on its own.
<b>4430844</b>: Total amount spent on fundraising, including office expenses, overhead, promotion costs, etc.
<b>3348843</b>: Total amount spent on management and administration, including board meetings, accounting, rent, office supplies, etc.
<b>44326</b>: Total amount of gifts to qualified organizations. The majority of these donees are registered charities but some other organizations qualify as well.
<b>1368404</b>: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2017 Year End: $72,496,866

<b>13319969</b>: Total cash readily available.
<b>794462</b>: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
<b>35913063</b>: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
<b>22076548</b>: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
<b>392824</b>: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2017 Year End: $51,633,319

<b>2728803</b>: Short-term portion of debt obligations such as loans, mortgages, notes, and payments due for goods and services received.
<b>1059719</b>: Amounts owing to founders, directors/trustees and like officials, non-arm’s length employees or members.
<b>47844797</b>: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

British Columbia Society For The Prevention Of Cruelty To Animals's headquarters is located at 1245 7th Ave E, Vancouver BC, V5T1R1.

Breakdown of Programs

85 5 5


Where the Money Goes

External Fundraising

Fundraising Methods

Ads Auctions Collection Plate Dinners Sales Internet Mail Planned Giving Corporate Contacts Phone Sports Cause Marketing