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Human Services : Homeless Services

City Rescue Mission of Lansing

Food. Shelter. Hope.

four stars

92.38

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 92.38 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 08/01/2017 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)
85.9%
  Administrative Expenses 12.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.13
  Program Expenses Growth 12.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.4%
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) 92.38 four stars
City Union Mission (MO) 97.50 four stars
Fresno Rescue Mission (CA) 85.68 three stars
Whosoever Gospel Mission (PA) 88.07 three stars
Camillus House (FL) 93.30 four 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 $2,874,391
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,874,391
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,874,391
   Other Revenue $296,692
TOTAL REVENUE $3,171,083
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,869,245
   Administrative Expenses $394,231
   Fundraising Expenses $51,194
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,314,670
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-143,587
   
Net Assets $456,101

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 08/01/2017 92.38 four stars
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, 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
$51,423 1.55% Mark Criss Exec 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) 92.38 four stars
Orange County Rescue Mission (CA) 87.75 three stars
Dallas Life Foundation (TX) 98.00 four stars
St. Francis House (MA) 85.14 three stars
Community Enrichment Center (TX) 91.36 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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