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Helping the Most Animals

Mercy For Animals has been called one of the “best bang for your buck” organizations by VegNews magazine. With our commitment to helping the largest number of suffering animals with the most effective and cost-efficient programs, you can rest assured that your donation to Mercy For Animals will create major impact.

How Donations Are Spent

All donations directly support Mercy For Animals’ mission. Below is a spending breakdown by program area.

  • All Programs
  • Corporate Outreach
  • Education
  • Investigations
  • Legal
  • Administration
  • Development
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  • GreatNonprofits 2021 Top-Rated Nonprofit Badge
    Mercy For Animals was one of the first winners of a 2021 Top-Rated Award from GreatNonprofits.

    “GreatNonprofits’ 2021 Top-Rated Nonprofits are endorsed by clients, volunteers, and the community.”

  • Philanthropedia acknowledges MFA as one of the 5 most high-impact animal protection organizations in the U.S
    Mercy For Animals is named one of the “15 Top High-Impact Nonprofits” in the category of “animal welfare, rights, and protection” by Philanthropedia.

    “Mercy For Animals has an immensely talented and dedicated crew of employees and attracts legions of volunteers. They are also fiscally responsible and make a great impact choosing campaigns that are not only effective, but cost-efficient.”

  • Independent Charities of America
    Mercy For Animals has been consistently named Best in America by the Independent Charities of America, a seal awarded to less than 1 percent of charities nationwide each year.

    “The Independent Charities Seal of Excellence is awarded to [charities] … that have, upon rigorous independent review, been able to certify, document, and demonstrate on an annual basis that they meet the highest standards of public accountability, program effectiveness, and cost effectiveness.”

  • Mercy For Animals is proud to have earned GuideStar’s 2020 Platinum Seal of Transparency for our deep commitment to transparency and accountability.

    The Platinum Seal is the highest recognition offered by GuideStar.