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Human Services : Homeless Services

Volunteer Ministry Center

Compassion. Accountability. Results.

three stars

86.19

511 North Broadway Knoxville, TN 37917
tel: (865) 524-3926   Web Site
EIN: 62-1338748

Board Leadership
Fred Perkinson
Chair

CEO
Bruce Spangler
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.19 three stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1987, the mission of the Volunteer Ministry Center is to facilitate permanent supportive housing for those who are homeless and to provide services to prevent homelessness. At the center, individuals can access services such as counseling, appointments with social workers, a dental clinic, laundry, phone, computer and mail services. The Volunteer Ministry Center also provides referrals to community agencies for food, shelter, medical and legal services. Subsidized apartment units are also provided for qualified individuals.

Founded in 1987, the mission of the Volunteer Ministry Center is to facilitate permanent supportive housing for those who are homeless and to provide services to prevent homelessness. At the center, individuals can access services such as counseling, appointments with social workers, a dental clinic, laundry, phone, computer and mail services. The Volunteer Ministry Center also provides referrals to community agencies for food, shelter, medical and legal services. Subsidized apartment units are also provided for qualified individuals.

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Financial

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
85.2%
  Administrative Expenses 10.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.59
  Program Expenses Growth -1.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Volunteer Ministry Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Volunteer Ministry Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Volunteer Ministry Center (TN) 86.19 three stars
Metropolitan Ministries (FL) 85.34 three stars
Bridge Communities (IL) 89.35 three stars
Rainbow Village (GA) 87.22 three stars
CaringWorks (GA) 88.14 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $720,409
   Federated Campaigns $199,515
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $256,562
Total Contributions $1,176,486
   Program Service Revenue $23,052
Total Primary Revenue $1,199,538
   Other Revenue $298,567
TOTAL REVENUE $1,498,105
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,376,086
   Administrative Expenses $175,158
   Fundraising Expenses $69,009
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,620,253
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-122,148
   
Net Assets $5,873,826

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.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Day Resource Center Program $740,068 53.8%
Refuge Program $250,292 18.2%
Minvilla Manor $221,417 16.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 03/01/2018 86.19 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 86.19 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 84.43 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 80.47 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 78.46 two stars
2012-12 08/01/2014 82.90 three stars

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

EIN 62-1338748
Name in IRS Master File VOLUNTEER MINISTRY CENTER INC
NTEE Code L41
NTEE Classification Homeless, Temporary Shelter For
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
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 October, 1990
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$70,800 4.36% Bruce Spangler CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Volunteer Ministry Center (TN) 86.19 three stars
Metropolitan Ministries (FL) 85.34 three stars
Central Iowa Shelter & Services (IA) 90.09 four stars
CaringWorks (GA) 88.14 three stars
DuPage PADS (IL) 87.85 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Volunteer Ministry Center
511 North Broadway
Knoxville, TN 37917
tel: (865) 524-3926
fax: (865) 524-7065
EIN: 62-1338748

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 325
Knoxville, TN 37901

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Board Leadership

Fred Perkinson
Chair

CEO

Bruce Spangler
Chief Executive Officer

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