Annual Reports and Financial Information
Nevada Humane Society was founded in 1932 to make a difference in the lives of homeless pets in Washoe County. In 2007, NHS became a no-kill shelter, creating and sustaining a no-kill community in Washoe County. In 2014, NHS expanded efforts to include Carson City. Today, more than 70,000 animals have been placed into loving homes since 2007 and NHS continues to grow, maintaining its status as one of the top communities in the country for saving homeless pets.
NHS meets all 20 of the comprehensive and demanding charity accountability standards of the Better Business Bureau (BBB) Wise Giving Alliance and was awarded the inaugural BBB accredited charity seal in 2014. NHS is also featured on Guidestar and Charity Navigator. Recently, NHS was awarded four out of four stars on Charity Navigator!
The NHS Impact Report provides an overview of the organization's accomplishments for the previous year and a summary of financial operations. ImpactReports are available in PDF form, below.
NHS also publishes two newsletters a year, The Society Pages, which provide an overview of programs, accomplishments, events and more. Newsletters are available in PDF form, below.
2015 NHS Impact Report
2014 NHS Impact Report
2013 NHS Impact Report
2016 Summer Newsletter
2016 Winter Newsletter
2015 Summer Newsletter
2015 Winter Newsletter
2014 Summer Newsletter
2014 Winter Newsletter
Tax ID Number
The tax identification number for NHS is 88-0072720. For copies of our IRS Determination Letter or Tax Exempt Letter please contact 775-856-2000 ext. 324.
Form 990, Return of Organization Exempt from Income Tax
NHS, as a tax-exempt nonprofit organization, files a Form 990 each year with the Internal Revenue Service to provide information to the public on the organization’s finances, public support and activities. As part of its commitment to transparency and accountability, NHS makes available its most recent IRS Form 990. The document is available for download below in PDF format.
Please note: These are large files and may be slow to download:
2015 IRS Form 990
2014 IRS Form 990
2013 IRS Form 990
2012 IRS Form 990
Audited Financial Statements