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Rescue Mission, Syracuse

Life Changing

three stars

85.03

155 Gifford Street Syracuse, NY 13202
tel: (315) 472-6251   Web Site
EIN: 15-0532146

Board Leadership
Charles Fennell
Chair

CEO
Dan Sieburg
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.03 three stars
  Financial 79.71 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 94.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Rescue Mission Alliance of Syracuse works to share hope, end hunger and homelessness, change lives, and strengthen communities one person at a time.

Founded in 1887, the Rescue Mission serves the communities of Syracuse, Auburn, Binghamton and Ithaca. Its programs include emergency shelter for those experiencing homelessness, meals and food for those at risk of hunger, case management, permanent and transitional supportive housing, and a range of support including employment and education resources, mental health screening and connection to healthcare and other services.

The Rescue Mission Alliance of Syracuse works to share hope, end hunger and homelessness, change lives, and strengthen communities one person at a time.

Founded in 1887, the Rescue Mission serves the communities of Syracuse, Auburn, Binghamton and Ithaca. Its programs include emergency shelter for those experiencing homelessness, meals and food for those at risk of hunger, case management, permanent and transitional supportive housing, and a range of support including employment and education resources, mental health screening and connection to healthcare and other services.

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Financial

two stars

79.71

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

94.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
78.6%
  Administrative Expenses 15.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.64
  Program Expenses Growth 3.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 36.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rescue Mission, Syracuse on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rescue Mission, Syracuse on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rescue Mission, Syracuse (NY) 85.03 three stars
Kansas City Rescue Mission (MO) 92.39 four stars
Rescue Mission Alliance (CA) 90.29 four stars
MUST Ministries (GA) 90.24 four stars
The Rescue Mission, Fort Wayne (IN) 90.20 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,494,051
   Federated Campaigns $66,688
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $388,774
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,223,010
Total Contributions $8,172,523
   Program Service Revenue $1,096,528
Total Primary Revenue $9,269,051
   Other Revenue $12,727,584
TOTAL REVENUE $21,996,635
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $17,593,355
   Administrative Expenses $3,165,154
   Fundraising Expenses $1,215,608
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $21,974,117
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $22,518
   
Net Assets $17,237,340

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
Social Enterprise Operations $10,181,915 57.9%
Emergency Assistance Program $4,963,098 28.2%
Permanent Housing Programs $2,448,342 13.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 07/01/2019 85.03 three stars
2017-09 12/01/2018 84.75 three stars
2017-09 09/01/2018 84.31 three stars
2016-09 03/01/2018 86.41 three stars
2016-09 12/22/2017 84.83 three stars
2015-09 10/01/2016 89.48 three stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 92.72 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 10/01/2015 88.30 three stars
2013-09 11/01/2014 92.00 four stars
2012-09 08/01/2013 86.60 three stars
2011-09 06/01/2012 85.07 three stars
2010-09 09/20/2011 83.82 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 11/01/2010 84.27 three stars
2008-09 10/01/2009 77.92 two stars
2007-09 03/01/2009 79.49 two stars
2006-09 06/01/2008 78.54 two stars
2005-09 03/01/2008 81.80 three stars
2003-12 10/01/2004 76.86 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 15-0532146
Name in IRS Master File RESCUE MISSION ALLIANCE OF SYRACUSE N Y
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 (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 September, 1948
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$91,777 0.41% Daniel Sieburg Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$147,625 0.67% Alan Thorton Former Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rescue Mission, Syracuse (NY) 85.03 three stars
The Rescue Mission, Fort Wayne (IN) 90.20 four stars
Raleigh Rescue Mission (NC) 88.55 three stars
Christian Services (MS) 92.61 four stars
Hope Clinic (MI) 97.98 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Rescue Mission, Syracuse
155 Gifford Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
tel: (315) 472-6251
EIN: 15-0532146

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 11122
Syracuse, NY 13218

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Board Leadership

Charles Fennell
Chair

CEO

Dan Sieburg
Chief Executive Officer

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