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Phoenix Rescue Mission

Transforming lives. Transforming our city.

three stars

88.85

1540 W Van Buren Street Phoenix, AZ 85007
tel: (602) 346-3336   Web Site
EIN: 86-6057771

Board Leadership
Jim Watkins
Chair

CEO
Ken Brissa
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.85 three stars
  Financial 84.24 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

We provide Christ-centered, life-transforming solutions to persons facing hunger, homelessness, addiction, and trauma.

Phoenix Rescue Mission has been serving the homeless and hurting in the Valley of the Sun since 1952. What started as sandwiches and a chapel service for migrant workers has grown to an innovative homeless outreach, recovery program for men, women, and mothers with children, and food insecurity resource that serves thousands of people each year.

We provide Christ-centered, life-transforming solutions to persons facing hunger, homelessness, addiction, and trauma.

Phoenix Rescue Mission has been serving the homeless and hurting in the Valley of the Sun since 1952. What started as sandwiches and a chapel service for migrant workers has grown to an innovative homeless outreach, recovery program for men, women, and mothers with children, and food insecurity resource that serves thousands of people each year.

Financial

three stars

84.24

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
73.6%
  Administrative Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 20.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.19
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.31
  Program Expenses Growth 16.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 17.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Phoenix Rescue Mission on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Phoenix Rescue Mission on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Phoenix Rescue Mission (AZ) 88.85 three stars
Open Door Mission, Omaha (NE) 90.59 four stars
Eugene Mission (OR) 86.04 three stars
San Diego Rescue Mission (CA) 85.01 three stars
Christian HELP Foundation (FL) 86.46 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $18,741,212
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $782,884
Total Contributions $19,524,096
   Program Service Revenue $534,486
Total Primary Revenue $20,058,582
   Other Revenue $172,305
TOTAL REVENUE $20,230,887
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $14,057,909
   Administrative Expenses $1,012,026
   Fundraising Expenses $3,705,969
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $18,775,904
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,454,983
   
Net Assets $21,358,234

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
Community Engagement Program $8,066,651 57.4%
Intensive Residential Recovery Programming $2,789,805 19.8%
Men's Solutions Programming $2,719,997 19.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 11/01/2020 88.85 three stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 86.82 three stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 82.30 three stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 84.55 three stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 83.23 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 81.97 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 03/01/2016 83.48 three stars
2014-06 05/01/2015 83.24 three stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 79.69 two stars
2012-06 02/01/2014 72.20 two stars
2012-06 12/20/2013 71.56 two stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 73.16 two stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 72.63 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 88.15 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 87.36 three stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 84.77 three stars
2007-12 11/01/2008 84.60 three stars
2006-12 11/01/2007 76.57 two stars
2005-12 10/01/2006 79.04 two stars
2004-12 10/01/2005 76.33 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 86-6057771
Name in IRS Master File PHOENIX GOSPEL MISSION
NTEE Code X21
NTEE Classification Protestant
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Organization for Public Safety Testing
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (5) Mission
(7) Evangelism
(29) Other religious activities
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 June, 1960
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$192,112 1.02% Jay A. Cory President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Phoenix Rescue Mission (AZ) 88.85 three stars
City Rescue Mission of Lansing (MI) 91.72 four stars
Water Street Ministries (PA) 90.65 four stars
City Rescue Mission, Oklahoma City (OK) 90.50 four stars
Union Rescue Mission, Los Angeles (CA) 95.20 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Phoenix Rescue Mission
1540 W Van Buren Street
Phoenix, AZ 85007
tel: (602) 346-3336
EIN: 86-6057771

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 6708
Phoenix, AZ 85005

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Board Leadership

Jim Watkins
Chair

CEO

Ken Brissa
CEO

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