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The Midnight Mission

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

98.23

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 98.23
  Financial 97.50
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
86.4%
  Administrative Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.29
  Program Expenses Growth 17.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.1%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Midnight Mission (CA) 98.23
The Night Ministry (IL) 90.22
Samaritan Inns, Inc. (DC) 95.04
Sarah's Circle (IL) 98.23
Lantern House (UT) 89.36

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,069,030
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $532,333
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $5,505,910
Total Contributions $13,107,273
   Program Service Revenue $372,389
Total Primary Revenue $13,479,662
   Other Revenue $536,795
TOTAL REVENUE $14,016,457
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $12,770,493
   Administrative Expenses $1,000,463
   Fundraising Expenses $586,640
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $14,357,596
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-341,139
   
Net Assets $42,333,193

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
Courtyard Shelter and Service $9,057,922 70.9%
Healthy Living Program $777,504 6.1%
HomeLight Family Living Program $297,816 2.3%

Ratings History
The Midnight Mission has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-06 08/03/2021 98.23
2019-06 09/01/2020 96.60
2018-06 08/01/2019 95.38
2017-06 08/01/2018 94.78
2015-12 09/01/2017 96.18
2014-12 06/01/2016 95.09
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 93.02
2013-12 03/01/2015 86.45
2012-12 04/01/2014 83.84
2011-12 06/01/2013 79.01
2011-12 02/01/2013 73.87
2010-12 03/01/2012 77.04
2009-12 09/20/2011 82.60
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 77.14
2008-12 05/01/2010 75.12
2007-12 08/01/2009 85.51
2006-12 07/01/2008 95.71
2005-12 03/01/2007 98.04
2004-12 04/01/2006 94.88
2003-12 04/01/2005 87.59

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
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$163,073 1.13% G. Michael Arnold President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Midnight Mission (CA) 98.23
Ministry With Community (MI) 94.10
Gateway180 :: Homelessness Reversed (MO) 87.79
PathForward (VA) 89.21
BEDS Plus Care Inc. (IL) 94.04

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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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