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Topeka Rescue Mission

Faith with it's sleeves rolled up.

four stars

98.56

600 North Kansas Avenue Topeka, KS 66608
tel: (785) 354-1744   Web Site
EIN: 48-0688068

Board Leadership
Hal Smith
President

CEO
Barry Feaker
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 98.56 four stars
  Financial 97.97 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Topeka Rescue Mission is a homeless shelter which has served Topeka, Kansas for more than 60 years. TRM is dedicated to providing food, shelter, clothing, training and hope to homeless and impoverished men, women and children. In 2020, despite the challenges from Covid-19, TRM sheltered 1278 different men, women and children, and outreached to more than 1100 people living outdoors. We provided more than 368,055 meals to those in our shelters and across the community. Additionally, through a new partnership with USDA's Farmers 2 Families program, TRM and over 80 community partners distributed over 2 million pounds of fresh produce, milk and dairy products, and protein to families across an 8 county area.

The Topeka Rescue Mission is a homeless shelter which has served Topeka, Kansas for more than 60 years. TRM is dedicated to providing food, shelter, clothing, training and hope to homeless and impoverished men, women and children. In 2020, despite the challenges from Covid-19, TRM sheltered 1278 different men, women and children, and outreached to more than 1100 people living outdoors. We provided more than 368,055 meals to those in our shelters and across the community. Additionally, through a new partnership with USDA's Farmers 2 Families program, TRM and over 80 community partners distributed over 2 million pounds of fresh produce, milk and dairy products, and protein to families across an 8 county area.

Financial

four stars

97.97

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
86.6%
  Administrative Expenses 10.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.94
  Program Expenses Growth 6.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Topeka Rescue Mission on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Topeka Rescue Mission on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Topeka Rescue Mission (KS) 98.56 four stars
Modesto Gospel Mission (CA) 94.55 four stars
Phoenix Rescue Mission (AZ) 88.85 three stars
Urban Ministries of Durham (NC) 88.81 three stars
MUST Ministries (GA) 90.92 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,200,924
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,200,924
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,200,924
   Other Revenue $268,506
TOTAL REVENUE $5,469,430
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,204,181
   Administrative Expenses $576,314
   Fundraising Expenses $116,821
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,897,316
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $572,114
   
Net Assets $9,737,397

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
Topeka Rescue Mission has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 07/01/2021 98.56 four stars
2019-12 06/01/2021 92.09 four stars
2018-12 02/01/2020 100.00 four stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 92.22 four stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 94.87 four stars
2015-12 08/01/2017 93.83 four stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 91.17 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 84.43 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 87.20 three stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 87.25 three stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 86.95 three stars
2010-12 11/06/2012 84.50 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 48-0688068
Name in IRS Master File TOPEKA RESCUE MISSION 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 (902) Emergency or disaster aid fund
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 April, 1956
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$67,391 1.37% Rev. Barry Feaker Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Topeka Rescue Mission (KS) 98.56 four stars
Christian Community Action, Texas (TX) 92.75 four stars
Fresno Rescue Mission (CA) 95.27 four stars
Greensboro Urban Ministry (NC) 93.27 four stars
Breakthrough (IL) 96.46 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Topeka Rescue Mission
600 North Kansas Avenue
Topeka, KS 66608
tel: (785) 354-1744
EIN: 48-0688068

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 8350
Topeka, KS 66608

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Board Leadership

Hal Smith
President

CEO

Barry Feaker
Executive Director

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