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Human Services : Homeless Services

Rescue Mission of Roanoke

Helping hurting people in Jesus' name

four stars

90.89

402 4th Street SE Roanoke, VA 24013
tel: (540) 343-7227   Web Site
EIN: 54-0573900

Board Leadership
Peter Vieth
President

CEO
Joy Sylvester-Johnson
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.89 four stars
  Financial 93.32 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2016 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

93.32

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/01/2016 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)
90.0%
  Administrative Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.08
  Program Expenses Growth 5.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rescue Mission of Roanoke on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rescue Mission of Roanoke on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rescue Mission of Roanoke (VA) 90.89 four stars
Association of Gospel Rescue Missions (CO) 91.10 four stars
Charlotte Rescue Mission (NC) 90.27 four stars
Buffalo City Mission (NY) 85.62 three stars
North Kent Community Services (MI) 86.41 three stars

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Since 1948, the Rescue Mission of Roanoke has continued a tradition of comprehensive care to those in crisis. The Rescue Mission is a Christ-centered, grassroots organization offering programs to help people physically, psychologically, socially and spiritually. The programs are holistic and involve the elements of personal responsibility, self-determination and an internal transformation of values and vision resulting in a restoration of self-respect. The homeless, the hungry, the sick, the addicted, the abused and the hopeless have all found a warm welcome at the Rescue Mission. Men, women and children have found a safe place and compassionate friends in their darkest moments.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,773,101
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $55,080
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,828,181
   Program Service Revenue $1,407,124
Total Primary Revenue $4,235,305
   Other Revenue $353,361
TOTAL REVENUE $4,588,666
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,791,489
   Administrative Expenses $330,903
   Fundraising Expenses $184,659
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,307,051
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-718,385
   
Net Assets $10,478,208

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
Rescue Mission of Roanoke has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 12/01/2016 90.89 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 95.47 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 90.13 four stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 91.50 four stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 93.98 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 54-0573900
Name in IRS Master File RESCUE MISSION OF ROANOKE INC
NTEE Code P85
NTEE Classification Homeless Persons Centers, Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
(917) Thrift ship, retail outlet, etc.
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]
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
$66,407 1.25% Rev. Joy Sylversten-Johnson Chief Executive Officer

Since 1948, the Rescue Mission of Roanoke has continued a tradition of comprehensive care to those in crisis. The Rescue Mission is a Christ-centered, grassroots organization offering programs to help people physically, psychologically, socially and spiritually. The programs are holistic and involve the elements of personal responsibility, self-determination and an internal transformation of values and vision resulting in a restoration of self-respect. The homeless, the hungry, the sick, the addicted, the abused and the hopeless have all found a warm welcome at the Rescue Mission. Men, women and children have found a safe place and compassionate friends in their darkest moments.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rescue Mission of Roanoke (VA) 90.89 four stars
Fresno Rescue Mission (CA) 85.68 three stars
City Rescue Mission of Saginaw (MI) 88.46 three stars
The CornerStone Rescue Mission (SD) 92.02 four stars
Interfaith Works (MD) 89.02 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Rescue Mission of Roanoke
402 4th Street SE
Roanoke, VA 24013
tel: (540) 343-7227
EIN: 54-0573900

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Board Leadership

Peter Vieth
President

CEO

Joy Sylvester-Johnson
Chief Executive Officer

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