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Backstreet Missions

A Christ-centered ministry extending Christ's love to the homeless

three stars

87.22

215 Westplex Park Bloomington, IN 47404
tel: (812) 333-1905   Web Site
EIN: 35-1965051

Board Leadership
Steven L. Meyer
Chairman

CEO
Linda Kelley
President/CEO, Co-Founder

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.22 three stars
  Financial 85.66 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

85.66

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
79.8%
  Administrative Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.85
  Program Expenses Growth 9.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 31.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Backstreet Missions on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Backstreet Missions on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Backstreet Missions (IN) 87.22 three stars
Clara White Mission (FL) 89.94 three stars
Olympia Union Gospel Mission (WA) 90.16 four stars
Central Union Mission (DC) 90.60 four stars
Hope Ministries, Iowa (IA) 90.44 four stars

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Backstreet Missions is dedicated to serving our community by helping the homeless and those with spiritual and physical needs, reaching out to people where they are, extending Christ's love in practical ways. Services include: Men's Shelter (crisis and 12-month program); community assistance including food pantry, clothing and furniture, cooked meals and Thanksgiving and Christmas baskets; thrift store; ministry to spiritual needs; job and life skill training and GED classes; and employment and volunteer opportunities. Please note, that on October 1, 2015, Backstreet Missions officially merged with Wheeler Mission Ministries. Wheeler Mission Ministries have taken on the day-to-day operations.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $774,992
   Federated Campaigns $1,265
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $776,257
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $776,257
   Other Revenue $1,032
TOTAL REVENUE $777,289
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $604,728
   Administrative Expenses $46,002
   Fundraising Expenses $106,312
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $757,042
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $20,247
   
Net Assets $615,790

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
Short Term Emergency Shelter $483,676 80.0%
Assistance $110,415 18.3%
Necessities $10,637 1.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.22 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 89.54 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 77.40 two stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 77.47 two stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 74.99 two stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 80.49 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 77.87 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 77.80 two stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 74.54 two stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 68.94 one star
2006-12 06/01/2008 60.25 one star
2005-12 03/01/2007 72.47 two 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 35-1965051
Name in IRS Master File Backstreet Missions
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification
Subsection  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status
Deductibility
Affiliation
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Filing Requirement
Fiscal Year End
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
$38,428 5.07% Linda Kelley CEO

Backstreet Missions is dedicated to serving our community by helping the homeless and those with spiritual and physical needs, reaching out to people where they are, extending Christ's love in practical ways. Services include: Men's Shelter (crisis and 12-month program); community assistance including food pantry, clothing and furniture, cooked meals and Thanksgiving and Christmas baskets; thrift store; ministry to spiritual needs; job and life skill training and GED classes; and employment and volunteer opportunities. Please note, that on October 1, 2015, Backstreet Missions officially merged with Wheeler Mission Ministries. Wheeler Mission Ministries have taken on the day-to-day operations.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Backstreet Missions (IN) 87.22 three stars
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Neighborhood Ministries (AZ) 93.85 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Backstreet Missions
215 Westplex Park
Bloomington, IN 47404
tel: (812) 333-1905
fax: (812) 333-3005
EIN: 35-1965051

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 3297
Bloomington, IN 47402

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Board Leadership

Steven L. Meyer
Chairman

CEO

Linda Kelley
President/CEO, Co-Founder

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