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Human Services : Homeless Services

City of Refuge

Offering both life saving resources and life building tools

three stars

89.24

1300 Joseph E. Boone Boulevard Atlanta, GA 30314
tel: (404) 564-7759   Web Site
EIN: 58-2194642

Board Leadership
John Bridges
Chairperson

CEO
Bruce Deel
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.24 three stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
91.8%
  Administrative Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.25
  Program Expenses Growth 22.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by City of Refuge on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by City of Refuge on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
City of Refuge (GA) 89.24 three stars
Winston-Salem Rescue Mission (NC) 86.50 three stars
Hope Clinic (MI) 90.68 four stars
Rescue Mission of Roanoke (VA) 90.89 four stars
Buffalo City Mission (NY) 85.62 three stars

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The mission of City of Refuge (COR) is to bring light, hope and transformation to the last, lost and least of Atlanta. City of Refuge offers both life saving resources and life building tools to individuals and families in Atlanta who are living on the margin. We understand the need for programs that span multiple areas of need - from food, clothing and shelter to job training, placement, housing, healthcare and education. Our goal is to provide access to and information about the best possible opportunities for success to those who are willing to work hard for positive change.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,476,388
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $24,777
Total Contributions $10,501,165
   Program Service Revenue $137,071
Total Primary Revenue $10,638,236
   Other Revenue $895,684
TOTAL REVENUE $11,533,920
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,985,188
   Administrative Expenses $277,332
   Fundraising Expenses $114,226
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,376,746
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $6,157,174
   
Net Assets $13,418,131

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
Housing Programs $2,395,395 48.1%
Community Assistance Programs $1,335,076 26.8%
Youth and Children's Programs $712,650 14.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 05/01/2017 89.24 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.45 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 91.08 four stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 90.34 four stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 89.70 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 85.49 three stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 89.37 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 86.37 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 58-2194642
Name in IRS Master File CITY OF REFUGE INC
NTEE Code X21
NTEE Classification Protestant
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (995) Described in section 509(a)(2) of the Code
(4) Church auxiliary
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 April, 1996
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$126,384 2.35% Bruce Deel Executive Director

The mission of City of Refuge (COR) is to bring light, hope and transformation to the last, lost and least of Atlanta. City of Refuge offers both life saving resources and life building tools to individuals and families in Atlanta who are living on the margin. We understand the need for programs that span multiple areas of need - from food, clothing and shelter to job training, placement, housing, healthcare and education. Our goal is to provide access to and information about the best possible opportunities for success to those who are willing to work hard for positive change.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
City of Refuge (GA) 89.24 three stars
Carriage Town Ministries (MI) 96.45 four stars
San Diego Rescue Mission (CA) 89.54 three stars
Olympia Union Gospel Mission (WA) 90.16 four stars
Star of Hope Mission (TX) 88.70 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

City of Refuge
1300 Joseph E. Boone Boulevard
Atlanta, GA 30314
tel: (404) 564-7759
EIN: 58-2194642

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Board Leadership

John Bridges
Chairperson

CEO

Bruce Deel
Chief Executive Officer

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