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Human Services : Homeless Services

Urban Ministries of Durham

Food, Shelter and a Future

four stars

94.59

410 Liberty Street P.O. Box 249
Durham, NC 27701
tel: (919) 682-0538   Web Site
EIN: 58-1505891

Board Leadership
Yolanda Brown
Chair

CEO
Sheldon Mitchell
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.59 four stars
  Financial 93.49 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Urban Ministries of Durham (UMD) is to provide food, clothing, shelter and supportive services to our neighbors in need. Our core values are to carry out this mission while providing a welcoming, caring and compassionate environment that affirms the dignity of our guests, volunteers and staff. Urban Ministries of Durham was developed and is partially supported by a diverse group of faith communities as well as many individuals, foundations, corporations, and levels of government. UMD distinguishes itself from other organizations that care for Durham's homeless and impoverished neighbors by serving as a comprehensive service provider of food, shelter, clothing and supportive services for over 6,000 men, women and children annually.

The mission of Urban Ministries of Durham (UMD) is to provide food, clothing, shelter and supportive services to our neighbors in need. Our core values are to carry out this mission while providing a welcoming, caring and compassionate environment that affirms the dignity of our guests, volunteers and staff. Urban Ministries of Durham was developed and is partially supported by a diverse group of faith communities as well as many individuals, foundations, corporations, and levels of government. UMD distinguishes itself from other organizations that care for Durham's homeless and impoverished neighbors by serving as a comprehensive service provider of food, shelter, clothing and supportive services for over 6,000 men, women and children annually.

Financial

four stars

93.49

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
84.7%
  Administrative Expenses 8.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.91
  Program Expenses Growth 8.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Urban Ministries of Durham on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Urban Ministries of Durham on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Urban Ministries of Durham (NC) 94.59 four stars
Atlanta Mission (GA) 85.25 three stars
Union Gospel Mission Twin Cities (MN) 85.46 three stars
The CornerStone Rescue Mission (SD) 93.27 four stars
The Gospel Mission (IA) 89.74 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,151,589
   Federated Campaigns $84,427
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $439,884
Total Contributions $2,675,900
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,675,900
   Other Revenue $196,487
TOTAL REVENUE $2,872,387
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,640,922
   Administrative Expenses $237,998
   Fundraising Expenses $161,810
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,040,730
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-168,343
   
Net Assets $2,554,785

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
Community Shelter $1,203,474 45.6%
Community Kitchen $887,381 33.6%
Food Pantry & Clothing Closet $489,197 18.5%

Ratings History
Urban Ministries of Durham has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 07/01/2018 94.59 four stars
2016-06 07/01/2017 95.83 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 95.62 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 95.49 four stars
2013-06 04/01/2014 92.86 four stars
2012-06 05/01/2013 84.11 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 95.11 four 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 58-1505891
Name in IRS Master File URBAN MINISTRIES OF DURHAM INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (429) Other inner city or community benefit activities
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 Central - the organization is a central type organization (no group exemption) of a National, Regional or Geographic grouping of organizations.
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date July, 1983
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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
$69,362 2.28% Sheldon Mitchell Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Urban Ministries of Durham (NC) 94.59 four stars
Charlotte Rescue Mission (NC) 87.26 three stars
Water Street Ministries (PA) 87.22 three stars
Union Mission Ministries (VA) 87.63 three stars
The Rescue Mission, Fort Wayne (IN) 90.09 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Urban Ministries of Durham
410 Liberty Street
P.O. Box 249
Durham, NC 27701
tel: (919) 682-0538
fax: (919) 688-7969
EIN: 58-1505891

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Board Leadership

Yolanda Brown
Chair

CEO

Sheldon Mitchell
Executive Director

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