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Human Services : Rescue Missions

Bread of Life Mission

Restoring dignity and hope

three stars

84.81

97 South Main Street Seattle, WA 98104
tel: (206) 682-3579   Web Site
EIN: 91-6057907

Board Leadership
Andy Robblee
Chairman

CEO
Willie Parish Jr.
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.81 three stars
  Financial 78.52 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Bread of Life was founded in 1939. The Mission exists to overcome the cycle of homelessness in people's lives through a Christ-centered complete recovery model with God's help. Our core values are to: restore dignity and hope; share the gospel and encourage and respect all who come to the mission.

Bread of Life was founded in 1939. The Mission exists to overcome the cycle of homelessness in people's lives through a Christ-centered complete recovery model with God's help. Our core values are to: restore dignity and hope; share the gospel and encourage and respect all who come to the mission.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
Average number of service recipients per month
1,200
Meals served per year
121,000
Night shelter beds provided per year
39,000
This impact information is current as of July 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

two stars

78.52

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
71.0%
  Administrative Expenses 10.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 18.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.91
  Program Expenses Growth 3.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bread of Life Mission on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bread of Life Mission on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bread of Life Mission (WA) 84.81 three stars
Lighthouse Ministries, Florida (FL) 85.69 three stars
Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries (MI) 91.33 four stars
Grace Centers of Hope (MI) 93.67 four stars
City Rescue Mission of Lansing (MI) 91.72 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,948,615
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $63,316
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,011,931
   Program Service Revenue $211,598
Total Primary Revenue $2,223,529
   Other Revenue $17,843
TOTAL REVENUE $2,241,372
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,625,906
   Administrative Expenses $209,751
   Fundraising Expenses $320,476
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,156,133
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $85,239
   
Net Assets $1,795,625

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 11/01/2019 84.81 three stars
2017-06 02/01/2018 79.08 two stars
2016-06 03/01/2017 80.69 three stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 78.81 two stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 81.00 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 02/01/2016 74.39 two stars
2014-06 04/01/2015 71.50 two stars
2013-06 02/01/2014 66.97 one star
2012-06 05/01/2013 77.64 two stars
2011-06 12/01/2012 69.51 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 91-6057907
Name in IRS Master File BREAD OF LIFE MISSION
NTEE Code P85
NTEE Classification Homeless Persons Centers, Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (7) Evangelism
(5) Mission
(560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
Foundation Status Church 170(b)(1)(A)(i)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date February, 2005
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$66,033 3.06% Willie Parish President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bread of Life Mission (WA) 84.81 three stars
Union Rescue Mission, Los Angeles (CA) 91.18 four stars
North Kent Connect (MI) 90.94 four stars
Community Enrichment Center (TX) 97.17 four stars
City Rescue Mission, Oklahoma City (OK) 88.52 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Bread of Life Mission
97 South Main Street
Seattle, WA 98104
tel: (206) 682-3579
EIN: 91-6057907

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Board Leadership

Andy Robblee
Chairman

CEO

Willie Parish Jr.
President

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