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Human Services : Homeless Services

San Diego Rescue Mission

Extending God's love to the homeless, abused, addicted and poor

three stars

86.04

120 Elm Street San Diego, CA 92101
tel: (619) 687-3720   Web Site
EIN: 95-1874073

Board Leadership
David Seider
Chairman

CEO
Donnie Dee
President, CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.04 three stars
  Financial 80.26 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The oldest program of its kind in San Diego, the San Diego Rescue Mission opened its doors in 1955. Since then, the San Diego Rescue Mission has grown to help thousands of men, women and children get back on their feet. Through valuable programs like one to one counseling, drug recovery and relapse prevention, and continuing education, the San Diego Rescue Mission reaches out to hurting people with real solutions. We provide hope to the helpless by forging the best clinical practices with the transforming love of Jesus Christ to yield powerful life-changing results. Our programs and services include a 12-month holistic rehabilitation program for men, women and their children, and Nueva Vida Haven, an emergency shelter for women and their children.

The oldest program of its kind in San Diego, the San Diego Rescue Mission opened its doors in 1955. Since then, the San Diego Rescue Mission has grown to help thousands of men, women and children get back on their feet. Through valuable programs like one to one counseling, drug recovery and relapse prevention, and continuing education, the San Diego Rescue Mission reaches out to hurting people with real solutions. We provide hope to the helpless by forging the best clinical practices with the transforming love of Jesus Christ to yield powerful life-changing results. Our programs and services include a 12-month holistic rehabilitation program for men, women and their children, and Nueva Vida Haven, an emergency shelter for women and their children.

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Financial

three stars

80.26

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 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)
84.7%
  Administrative Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.52
  Program Expenses Growth 2.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 47.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by San Diego Rescue Mission on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by San Diego Rescue Mission on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
San Diego Rescue Mission (CA) 86.04 three stars
Neighborhood Ministries (AZ) 88.23 three stars
Long Beach Rescue Mission (CA) 85.48 three stars
Miami Rescue Mission (FL) 93.19 four stars
Rescue Mission of Roanoke (VA) 94.70 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $16,740,241
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $305,400
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $17,045,641
   Program Service Revenue $1,843,645
Total Primary Revenue $18,889,286
   Other Revenue $528,024
TOTAL REVENUE $19,417,310
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $16,873,325
   Administrative Expenses $1,298,369
   Fundraising Expenses $1,614,123
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $19,785,817
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-368,507
   
Net Assets $10,678,588

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
Men, Women and Children's Services $8,155,166 48.3%
Partners for Hunger Relief $3,662,024 21.7%
Recuperative Care Unit $2,859,630 16.9%
Thrift Store Ministry $2,196,505 13.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-09 08/01/2018 86.04 three stars
2016-09 12/01/2017 86.79 three stars
2015-09 03/01/2017 89.54 three stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 92.79 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 97.11 four stars
2013-09 10/01/2014 96.16 four stars
2012-09 06/01/2013 89.60 three stars
2011-09 10/01/2012 81.28 three stars
2010-09 02/01/2012 83.02 three stars
2009-09 09/20/2011 91.20 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 08/01/2010 90.47 four stars
2008-09 09/01/2009 78.73 two stars
2007-09 07/01/2008 68.29 one star
2006-09 07/01/2007 62.81 one star
2005-09 09/01/2006 76.76 two stars
2004-09 07/01/2005 85.80 three stars
2003-09 09/01/2004 85.73 three stars
2002-09 04/01/2004 91.20 four 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 95-1874073
Name in IRS Master File SAN DIEGO RESCUE MISSION INC
NTEE Code L41
NTEE Classification Homeless, Temporary Shelter For
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (916) Cafeteria, restaurant, snack bar, food services, etc.
(154) Health clinic
(902) Emergency or disaster aid fund
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 October, 1957
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

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
Not compensated -- Donald Dee President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$136,761 0.69% Herb Johnson Former President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
San Diego Rescue Mission (CA) 86.04 three stars
Greensboro Urban Ministry (NC) 96.67 four stars
Long Beach Rescue Mission (CA) 85.48 three stars
Union Gospel Mission of Tarrant County (TX) 89.77 three stars
Hope Clinic (MI) 94.97 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

San Diego Rescue Mission
120 Elm Street
San Diego, CA 92101
tel: (619) 687-3720
EIN: 95-1874073

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 80427
San Diego, CA 92138

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Board Leadership

David Seider
Chairman

CEO

Donnie Dee
President, CEO

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