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Human Services : Rescue Missions

Faith Mission of Elkhart

Michiana helping her own

two stars

72.64

801 Benham Avenue P.O. Box 1728
Elkhart, IN 46516
tel: (574) 293-3406   Web Site
EIN: 35-6033504

Board Leadership
Charles Cheek
President

CEO
Ross Swihart
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 72.64 two stars
  Financial 81.54 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 66.00 one star
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Faith Mission of Elkhart is an inter-denominational Christian social service agency which provides food, shelter, clothing and other services for needy individuals. Guided by the core values of faith, hope, compassion, integrity, and relationships, Faith Mission of Elkhart provides faith-based programs and services that minister to the homeless and other individuals so they may have positive life changing opportunities.

Faith Mission of Elkhart is an inter-denominational Christian social service agency which provides food, shelter, clothing and other services for needy individuals. Guided by the core values of faith, hope, compassion, integrity, and relationships, Faith Mission of Elkhart provides faith-based programs and services that minister to the homeless and other individuals so they may have positive life changing opportunities.

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Financial

three stars

81.54

Accountability & Transparency

one star

66.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
74.9%
  Administrative Expenses 5.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 20.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.21
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.44
  Program Expenses Growth 7.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Faith Mission of Elkhart on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Faith Mission of Elkhart on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Faith Mission of Elkhart (IN) 72.64 two stars
Whosoever Gospel Mission (PA) 91.38 four stars
Winston-Salem Rescue Mission (NC) 91.80 four stars
City Rescue Mission, Oklahoma City (OK) 88.52 three stars
Neighborhood Ministries (AZ) 90.86 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,916,548
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,165,703
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $28,400
Total Contributions $3,110,651
   Program Service Revenue $180,415
Total Primary Revenue $3,291,066
   Other Revenue $11,238
TOTAL REVENUE $3,302,304
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,418,468
   Administrative Expenses $157,742
   Fundraising Expenses $579,854
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,156,064
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $146,240
   
Net Assets $4,327,977

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
Emergency and Transitional Housing $2,073,108 85.7%
Providing Second-Hand Clothing and Household Goods $345,360 14.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 11/01/2019 72.64 two stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 72.22 two stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 70.08 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 68.99 one star
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 67.30 one star
2012-12 07/01/2014 66.45 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 35-6033504
Name in IRS Master File FAITH MISSION OF ELKHART INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (29) Other religious activities
Foundation Status Church 170(b)(1)(A)(i)
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 October, 1962
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$88,747 2.81% Ross Swihart Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Faith Mission of Elkhart (IN) 72.64 two stars
St. Francis House (MA) 86.86 three stars
Frederick Rescue Mission (MD) 95.41 four stars
Manos De Cristo (TX) 90.62 four stars
Erie City Mission (PA) 86.70 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Faith Mission of Elkhart
801 Benham Avenue
P.O. Box 1728
Elkhart, IN 46516
tel: (574) 293-3406
fax: (574) 293-0358
EIN: 35-6033504

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Board Leadership

Charles Cheek
President

CEO

Ross Swihart
Executive Director

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