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Human Services : Homeless Services

Ministry With Community

Rebuilding Lives

three stars

89.82

500 North Edwards Street Kalamazoo, MI 49007
tel: (269) 343-6073   Web Site
EIN: 38-2596981

Board Leadership
Tom Schlueter
President

CEO
Betsy Scheffel
Interim Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.82 three stars
  Financial 90.72 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/22/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Ministry with Community works to improve lives by providing food, daytime shelter and other services to people in Kalamazoo struggling with homelessness, poverty, mental illness and other challenges. Ministry with Community was founded in 1978 by a small group of people led by Dorothy Markusse. The mission continues: to improve lives by providing food, daytime shelter, and other services to people in Kalamazoo struggling with homelessness, poverty, mental illness and other challenges. Through community cooperation, we provide these services in an atmosphere of dignity, hope and unconditional acceptance.

Ministry with Community works to improve lives by providing food, daytime shelter and other services to people in Kalamazoo struggling with homelessness, poverty, mental illness and other challenges. Ministry with Community was founded in 1978 by a small group of people led by Dorothy Markusse. The mission continues: to improve lives by providing food, daytime shelter, and other services to people in Kalamazoo struggling with homelessness, poverty, mental illness and other challenges. Through community cooperation, we provide these services in an atmosphere of dignity, hope and unconditional acceptance.

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Financial

four stars

90.72

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/22/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
82.4%
  Administrative Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.12
  Program Expenses Growth 4.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ministry With Community on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ministry With Community on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ministry With Community (MI) 89.82 three stars
Carpenter's Shelter (VA) 88.40 three stars
PADS Lake County (IL) 89.02 three stars
HomeFront, NJ (NJ) 94.00 four stars
Metrocrest Social Services (TX) 92.38 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,313,374
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $40,899
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,354,273
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,354,273
   Other Revenue $19,249
TOTAL REVENUE $2,373,522
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,347,647
   Administrative Expenses $97,806
   Fundraising Expenses $145,276
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,590,729
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $782,793
   
Net Assets $8,874,151

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
Drop-in Center $602,989 44.7%
Meals Program $527,094 39.1%
Life Skills $212,985 15.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-09 12/22/2017 89.82 three stars
2015-09 02/01/2017 89.26 three stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 89.49 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/01/2015 88.85 three stars
2013-09 03/01/2015 88.63 three stars
2012-09 04/01/2014 86.50 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 38-2596981
Name in IRS Master File MINISTRY WITH COMMUNITY INC
NTEE Code K34
NTEE Classification Congregate Meals
NTEE Type Food, Agriculture and Nutrition
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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 May, 1986
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012

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
$61,800 3.88% Robert W. Oakleaf Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ministry With Community (MI) 89.82 three stars
Center for the Homeless (IN) 85.36 three stars
Men's Shelter of Charlotte (NC) 85.60 three stars
Rescue Mission of Trenton (NJ) 90.92 four stars
Franciscan Outreach (IL) 86.69 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Ministry With Community
500 North Edwards Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
tel: (269) 343-6073
fax: (269) 343-0508
EIN: 38-2596981

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Board Leadership

Tom Schlueter
President

CEO

Betsy Scheffel
Interim Executive Director

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