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Human Services : Rescue Missions

Frederick Rescue Mission

Changing lives now and for eternity

four stars

95.41

419 West South St Frederick, MD 21701
tel: (301) 695-6633   Web Site
EIN: 52-0813371

Board Leadership
Jim Nicholson
President

CEO
Arnold Farlow
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.41 four stars
  Financial 94.89 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Frederick Rescue Mission is a Christ-centered ministry providing residential programs to the homeless and chemically dependent, food to the hungry, and clothing and furniture to the needy, and connection within our community through relationships. The Mission serves the community both through emergency services and transitional shelters. The emergency services we provide help to change and bring hope to lives NOW, while our transitional shelters not only help for today, but bring about life changes that last for ETERNITY.

The Frederick Rescue Mission is a Christ-centered ministry providing residential programs to the homeless and chemically dependent, food to the hungry, and clothing and furniture to the needy, and connection within our community through relationships. The Mission serves the community both through emergency services and transitional shelters. The emergency services we provide help to change and bring hope to lives NOW, while our transitional shelters not only help for today, but bring about life changes that last for ETERNITY.

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Financial

four stars

94.89

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

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)
90.8%
  Administrative Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.46
  Program Expenses Growth 5.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Frederick Rescue Mission on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Frederick Rescue Mission on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Frederick Rescue Mission (MD) 95.41 four stars
Interfaith Works (MD) 87.63 three stars
Peoria Rescue Ministries (IL) 93.72 four stars
William Temple House (OR) 91.59 four stars
Orange County Rescue Mission (CA) 94.84 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,219,107
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $297,792
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,516,899
   Program Service Revenue $141,419
Total Primary Revenue $4,658,318
   Other Revenue $-15,986
TOTAL REVENUE $4,642,332
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,513,391
   Administrative Expenses $173,711
   Fundraising Expenses $173,962
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,861,064
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $781,268
   
Net Assets $5,354,640

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
Food Service $2,473,232 70.4%
Changed Life Recovery Program $372,734 10.6%
Faith House $368,101 10.5%
Community Outreach $299,324 8.5%

Ratings History
Frederick Rescue Mission has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 11/01/2019 95.41 four stars
2017-12 02/01/2019 91.61 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 91.53 four stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 91.74 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 95.47 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 96.32 four stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 95.84 four stars
2012-12 07/01/2014 96.05 four stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 83.50 three stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 83.50 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 52-0813371
Name in IRS Master File FREDERICK 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 (29) Other religious activities
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 March, 1967
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
$115,128 2.98% Arnold Farlow Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Frederick Rescue Mission (MD) 95.41 four stars
Water Street Ministries (PA) 90.15 four stars
Knox Area Rescue Ministries (TN) 89.48 three stars
Whosoever Gospel Mission (PA) 91.38 four stars
Carriage Town Ministries (MI) 91.57 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Frederick Rescue Mission
419 West South St
Frederick, MD 21701
tel: (301) 695-6633
fax: (301) 695-6637
EIN: 52-0813371

Mail donations to:
P O Box 3389
Frederick, MD 21705

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Board Leadership

Jim Nicholson
President

CEO

Arnold Farlow
Executive Director

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