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Human Services : Homeless Services

The Midnight Mission

The Midnight Mission offers a way to self-sufficiency for men, women and children that are experiencing homelessness

four stars

94.78

601 South San Pedro Street Los Angeles, CA 90014
tel: (213) 624-9258   Web Site
EIN: 95-1691293

Board Leadership
R. Stephen Doan
Chairman

CEO
G. Michael Arnold
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.78 four stars
  Financial 93.80 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 1914, The Midnight Mission (TMM) is one of the oldest continuously operating human services organizations in the Los Angeles region. TMM offers a way to become self-sufficient to men, women and children who have lost everything. Our emergency services, 12-Step recovery program, job training, education and work programs offer a compassionate bridge to productive lives. we remove obstacles and provide the accountability and structure that people who are experiencing homelessness need to rejoin their communities. Our conviction and commitment to their success define us.

Established in 1914, The Midnight Mission (TMM) is one of the oldest continuously operating human services organizations in the Los Angeles region. TMM offers a way to become self-sufficient to men, women and children who have lost everything. Our emergency services, 12-Step recovery program, job training, education and work programs offer a compassionate bridge to productive lives. we remove obstacles and provide the accountability and structure that people who are experiencing homelessness need to rejoin their communities. Our conviction and commitment to their success define us.

Financial

four stars

93.80

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

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)
84.6%
  Administrative Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.68
  Program Expenses Growth 8.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Midnight Mission on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Midnight Mission on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Midnight Mission (CA) 94.78 four stars
Homeless Empowerment Program (FL) 93.06 four stars
St. John Center (KY) 88.93 three stars
The Action Center (CO) 86.81 three stars
SAMMinistries (TX) 86.35 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,941,418
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,536,740
Total Contributions $7,478,158
   Program Service Revenue $185,065
Total Primary Revenue $7,663,223
   Other Revenue $2,916,856
TOTAL REVENUE $10,580,079
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,938,547
   Administrative Expenses $735,754
   Fundraising Expenses $834,554
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,508,855
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,071,224
   
Net Assets $40,523,348

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 Lodging $6,191,190 78.0%
Courtyard in Orange County $947,986 11.9%
Courtyard Shelter and Living $463,353 5.8%

Ratings History
The Midnight Mission has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 08/01/2018 94.78 four stars
2015-12 09/01/2017 96.18 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 95.09 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 93.02 four stars
2013-12 03/01/2015 86.45 three stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 83.84 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 79.01 two stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 73.87 two stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 77.04 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 82.60 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 77.14 two stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 75.12 two stars
2007-12 08/01/2009 85.51 three stars
2006-12 07/01/2008 95.71 four stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 98.04 four stars
2004-12 04/01/2006 94.88 four stars
2003-12 04/01/2005 87.59 three 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 95-1691293
Name in IRS Master File MIDNIGHT MISSION
NTEE Code P85
NTEE Classification Homeless Persons Centers, Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (916) Cafeteria, restaurant, snack bar, food services, etc.
(566) Job training, counseling, or assistance
(399) Other housing 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, 1934
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 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
$162,458 1.70% Larry Adamson President, CEO

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Charity Contact Info

The Midnight Mission
601 South San Pedro Street
Los Angeles, CA 90014
tel: (213) 624-9258
fax: (213) 553-2359
EIN: 95-1691293

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Board Leadership

R. Stephen Doan
Chairman

CEO

G. Michael Arnold
Chief Executive Officer

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