86% of 2017 expenses went directly towards rescue and spay/neuter programs
2017 Total Operating Expenses: $1,334,066. Through the leadership of our Board of Directors, The Sato Project continues to have strong financial results and a clean audit. The Sato Project strives to keep administrative costs to a minimum to maximize the impact of our supporter’s contributions, and as a result, our general and administrative expense ratio for the past year (14%) remains well below the national average of 25% for charities. We rely primarily on individual contributions for our funding, and are tremendously grateful to our donors who are helping us save the lives of the special satos of Puerto Rico. The Sato Project is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Gifts made to The Sato Project are tax deductible to the full extent of the law. EIN: 45-3743534.