Program Expenses: 90.0%
Administrative Expenses: 8.0%
Fundraising Expenses: 2.0%
For the independent auditors' report of AWI's 2016-2017 Financial Statements (PDF), click here.
AWI's Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN or Tax ID) is 13-5655952
Ratings by Independent Philanthropic Organizations
The Animal Welfare Institute has been evaluated by both CharityWatch (previously the American Institute of Philanthropy) and Charity Navigator and has received the highest ratings from each.
These independent evaluations are intended to assure the public that AWI is properly governed; that our programs are consistent with our statement of purpose; that our funding is sound; and the bulk of our annual expenses is devoted to our programs to protect animals. For further information on AWI, you may contact the aforenamed organizations:
CharityWatch (previously the American Institute of Philanthropy)
3450 N. Lake Shore Dr.
P.O. Box 578460
Chicago, IL 60657
Phone: (773) 529-2300
Fax: (773) 529-0024
1200 MacArthur Boulevard
Mahwah, New Jersey 07430
Phone: (201) 818-1288
Fax: (201) 818-4694
In addition, AWI qualifies for the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC), a workplace charity program of the federal government’s Office of Personnel Management. The CFC enables federal employees to support approved charities of their choice through annual payroll deductions. AWI’s CFC number is 10474 and we are a member of the Animal Charities of America federation. Find out more about ways to give to AWI.