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Human Services : Homeless Services

City Rescue Mission of Lansing

Food. Shelter. Hope.

three stars

88.07

2216 S. Cedar Street Lansing, MI 48910
tel: (517) 485-0145   Web Site
EIN: 38-1626400

Board Leadership
Bill Rinck
President

CEO
Mark Criss
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.07 three stars
  Financial 83.62 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2017 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

83.62

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2017 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
84.9%
  Administrative Expenses 13.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.20
  Program Expenses Growth 6.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by City Rescue Mission of Lansing on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by City Rescue Mission of Lansing on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
City Rescue Mission of Lansing (MI) 88.07 three stars
City Mission of Schenectady (NY) 96.47 four stars
Urban Ministries of Durham (NC) 95.62 four stars
Clara White Mission (FL) 89.94 three stars
Raleigh Rescue Mission (NC) 86.05 three stars

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The City Rescue Mission of Lansing is a dedicated to meeting the physical and spiritual needs of men, women, and children in Michigan's capital area. In 2014, we celebrated over 100 years of service to our community and provided 55,188 nights of shelter, 109,374 meals, 1,856 hygiene (personal needs) kits, and 571 biblical counseling sessions. We provide several ministries to low income or homeless individuals and families, with our main areas of focus being food, shelter, and hope.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,319,728
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,319,728
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,319,728
   Other Revenue $1,612
TOTAL REVENUE $3,321,340
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,559,349
   Administrative Expenses $344,632
   Fundraising Expenses $60,609
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,964,590
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $356,750
   
Net Assets $599,647

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.

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Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 03/01/2017 88.07 three stars
2014-12 10/01/2016 83.80 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 75.20 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 03/01/2015 70.88 two 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 38-1626400
Name in IRS Master File CITY RESCUE MISSION OF LANSING MICHIGAN
NTEE Code L41
NTEE Classification Homeless, Temporary Shelter For
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (1) Church, synagogue, 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]
Ruling Date April, 1960
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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
$53,430 1.80% Mark Criss Executive Director

The City Rescue Mission of Lansing is a dedicated to meeting the physical and spiritual needs of men, women, and children in Michigan's capital area. In 2014, we celebrated over 100 years of service to our community and provided 55,188 nights of shelter, 109,374 meals, 1,856 hygiene (personal needs) kits, and 571 biblical counseling sessions. We provide several ministries to low income or homeless individuals and families, with our main areas of focus being food, shelter, and hope.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
City Rescue Mission of Lansing (MI) 88.07 three stars
Rescue Mission Alliance (CA) 90.34 four stars
The Bowery Mission (NY) 85.42 three stars
Miracle Hill Ministries (SC) 94.28 four stars
Dallas Life Foundation (TX) 98.00 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

City Rescue Mission of Lansing
2216 S. Cedar Street
Lansing, MI 48910
tel: (517) 485-0145
EIN: 38-1626400

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Board Leadership

Bill Rinck
President

CEO

Mark Criss
Executive Director

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