Human Services : Homeless Services

Union Rescue Mission, Los Angeles

The way home

three stars

88.42

545 South San Pedro Street Los Angeles, CA 90013
tel: (213) 347-6300   Web Site
EIN: 95-1709293

Board Leadership
David Dow
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Rev. Andy J. Bales
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.42 three stars
  Financial 84.13 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Union Rescue Mission (URM) is dedicated to serving people experiencing homelessness. Established in 1891, URM is one of the largest rescue missions of its kind in the United States and the oldest in Los Angeles. We provide a comprehensive array of emergency and long-term services to our guests, including: food, shelter, clothing, medical and dental care, recovery (life transformation) programs, transitional housing, legal assistance, education, counseling, and job training to men, women, children, and families. We embrace people experiencing homelessness with the compassion of Christ, giving hope and healing for a changed life, helping them to find their way home.

Union Rescue Mission (URM) is dedicated to serving people experiencing homelessness. Established in 1891, URM is one of the largest rescue missions of its kind in the United States and the oldest in Los Angeles. We provide a comprehensive array of emergency and long-term services to our guests, including: food, shelter, clothing, medical and dental care, recovery (life transformation) programs, transitional housing, legal assistance, education, counseling, and job training to men, women, children, and families. We embrace people experiencing homelessness with the compassion of Christ, giving hope and healing for a changed life, helping them to find their way home.

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Financial

three stars

84.13

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2017 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)
77.0%
  Administrative Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.38
  Program Expenses Growth 3.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Union Rescue Mission, Los Angeles on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Union Rescue Mission, Los Angeles on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $20,428,000
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $4,562,000
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $24,990,000
   Program Service Revenue $393,000
Total Primary Revenue $25,383,000
   Other Revenue $592,000
TOTAL REVENUE $25,975,000
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $16,804,000
   Administrative Expenses $1,873,000
   Fundraising Expenses $3,324,000
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $22,001,000
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,974,000
   
Net Assets $31,187,000

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$100,930 0.45% The Rev. Andrew Bales Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$121,805 0.55% Lucy Rivas Vice President, Human Resources
$107,695 0.48% Daniel Roleder Vice President/CFO

Mission

Union Rescue Mission (URM) is dedicated to serving people experiencing homelessness. Established in 1891, URM is one of the largest rescue missions of its kind in the United States and the oldest in Los Angeles. We provide a comprehensive array of emergency and long-term services to our guests, including: food, shelter, clothing, medical and dental care, recovery (life transformation) programs, transitional housing, legal assistance, education, counseling, and job training to men, women, children, and families. We embrace people experiencing homelessness with the compassion of Christ, giving hope and healing for a changed life, helping them to find their way home.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Union Rescue Mission, Los Angeles (CA) 88.42 three stars
Eugene Mission (OR) 86.03 three stars
Wichita Falls Faith Mission (TX) 95.04 four stars
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Christian Service Center for Central Florida (FL) 85.31 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Union Rescue Mission, Los Angeles
545 South San Pedro Street
Los Angeles, CA 90013
tel: (213) 347-6300
EIN: 95-1709293

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Board Leadership

David Dow
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Rev. Andy J. Bales
Chief Executive Officer