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Human Services : Rescue Missions

Faith Mission of Elkhart

Michiana helping her own

two stars

74.43

801 Benham Avenue P.O. Box 162
Elkhart, IN 46516
tel: (574) 293-3406   Web Site
EIN: 35-6033504

Board Leadership
David Miller
President

CEO
Ross Swihart
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 74.43 two stars
  Financial 87.71 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 66.00 one star
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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

87.71

Accountability & Transparency

one star

66.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
77.0%
  Administrative Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 18.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.43
  Program Expenses Growth 8.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.1%
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) 74.43 two stars
Wheeler Mission (IN) 86.65 three stars
Dallas Life Foundation (TX) 93.57 four stars
Primavera Foundation (AZ) 94.58 four stars
Broad Street Ministry (PA) 89.78 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,135,728
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,056,871
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $13,900
Total Contributions $3,206,499
   Program Service Revenue $160,150
Total Primary Revenue $3,366,649
   Other Revenue $10,673
TOTAL REVENUE $3,377,322
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,531,285
   Administrative Expenses $156,252
   Fundraising Expenses $512,734
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,200,271
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $177,051
   
Net Assets $4,502,314

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 $2,186,398 86.4%
Providing Second-Hand Clothing and Household Goods $344,887 13.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 74.43 two stars
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
$88,777 2.77% Ross Swihart Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Faith Mission of Elkhart (IN) 74.43 two stars
Denver Rescue Mission (CO) 91.45 four stars
City Union Mission, Inc. (MO) 99.52 four stars
Winston-Salem Rescue Mission (NC) 98.23 four stars
Lighthouse Ministries, Florida (FL) 85.69 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Faith Mission of Elkhart
801 Benham Avenue
P.O. Box 162
Elkhart, IN 46516
tel: (574) 293-3406
fax: (574) 293-0358
EIN: 35-6033504

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Board Leadership

David Miller
President

CEO

Ross Swihart
Executive Director

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