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MUST Ministries

Serving our neighbors in need

four stars

94.88

1407 Cobb Parkway North Marietta, GA 30061
tel: (770) 427-9862   Web Site
EIN: 58-2034725

Board Leadership
Don Hausfeld
Chairman

CEO
Dwight "Ike" Reighard
President and CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.88 four stars
  Financial 93.98 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

MUST Ministries is a faith-based organization which for forty-five years has been dedicated to providing services to persons and families in crisis while maintaining their dignity. MUST is a place where one's faith can be put into action and where we can minister to the poor, the brokenhearted and those who are in crisis. Founded in 1971 and rooted in the Christian tradition, MUST addresses the basic needs of individuals, families, and children in eight county throughout Metro Atlanta. MUST brings people of many faiths together to respond to God's challenge to minister to others with compassion and love, without judgment of the beliefs, background or circumstances of those who serve or of those being served.

MUST Ministries is a faith-based organization which for forty-five years has been dedicated to providing services to persons and families in crisis while maintaining their dignity. MUST is a place where one's faith can be put into action and where we can minister to the poor, the brokenhearted and those who are in crisis. Founded in 1971 and rooted in the Christian tradition, MUST addresses the basic needs of individuals, families, and children in eight county throughout Metro Atlanta. MUST brings people of many faiths together to respond to God's challenge to minister to others with compassion and love, without judgment of the beliefs, background or circumstances of those who serve or of those being served.

Financial

four stars

93.98

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2018 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)
83.9%
  Administrative Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.14
  Program Expenses Growth 6.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by MUST Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by MUST Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
MUST Ministries (GA) 94.88 four stars
City Union Mission (MO) 97.50 four stars
Miami Rescue Mission (FL) 93.88 four stars
City Rescue Mission, Oklahoma City (OK) 86.83 three stars
The CornerStone Rescue Mission (SD) 93.27 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,206,794
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $644,219
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,598,397
Total Contributions $9,449,410
   Program Service Revenue $224,664
Total Primary Revenue $9,674,074
   Other Revenue $36,585
TOTAL REVENUE $9,710,659
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,285,883
   Administrative Expenses $701,627
   Fundraising Expenses $631,166
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,618,676
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,091,983
   
Net Assets $9,311,696

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
Food and Clothing Distribution $2,794,549 38.4%
Emergency and Transitional Housing for Homeless $2,168,225 29.8%
Seasonal Programs $1,517,671 20.8%

Ratings History
MUST Ministries has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 02/01/2018 94.88 four stars
2015-06 12/21/2016 92.39 four stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 89.49 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.92 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 83.48 three stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 86.18 three stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 90.63 four stars
2011-06 10/01/2012 96.87 four stars
2010-06 03/01/2012 95.18 four stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 88.99 three stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 96.18 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 09/01/2010 95.50 four stars
2008-06 12/01/2009 95.80 four stars
2007-06 07/01/2008 90.79 four stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 90.76 four stars
2005-06 12/01/2006 82.36 three stars
2004-06 07/01/2005 74.77 two stars
2002-12 11/01/2003 84.25 three stars
2001-12 02/05/2003 83.73 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 58-2034725
Name in IRS Master File MUST MINISTRIES INC
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
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
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 November, 1993
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 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
$145,738 1.69% Rev. Dwight Reighard President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
MUST Ministries (GA) 94.88 four stars
Water Street Ministries (PA) 91.69 four stars
Oliver Gospel Mission (SC) 89.22 three stars
Rescue Mission Alliance (CA) 91.36 four stars
Helping Up Mission (MD) 85.70 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

MUST Ministries
1407 Cobb Parkway North
Marietta, GA 30061
tel: (770) 427-9862
EIN: 58-2034725

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 1717
Marietta, GA 30061

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Board Leadership

Don Hausfeld
Chairman

CEO

Dwight "Ike" Reighard
President and CEO

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