Human Services : Rescue Missions

Union Mission Ministries

God's people doing God's work

three stars

84.02

5100 East Virginia Beach Boulevard Norfolk, VA 23502
tel: (757) 627-8686   Web Site
EIN: 54-0506427

Board Leadership
James R. Herndon
President

CEO
Rev. John W. Gray, Jr.
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.02 three stars
  Financial 78.52 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1892 by a group of Christian businessmen, the Union Mission Ministries has served as a beacon of light to needy people for over 120 years. From its humble beginnings as a small shelter in downtown Norfolk, Virginia, to its present status as the capstone of nine different vital ministries in Norfolk and Virginia Beach, the Mission has remained true to its original purpose: to aid the poor and needy; to reform the erring; to help those that are out of the way; to feed the hungry; to shelter the homeless; to preach the gospel; and to rescue the perishing.

Founded in 1892 by a group of Christian businessmen, the Union Mission Ministries has served as a beacon of light to needy people for over 120 years. From its humble beginnings as a small shelter in downtown Norfolk, Virginia, to its present status as the capstone of nine different vital ministries in Norfolk and Virginia Beach, the Mission has remained true to its original purpose: to aid the poor and needy; to reform the erring; to help those that are out of the way; to feed the hungry; to shelter the homeless; to preach the gospel; and to rescue the perishing.

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Financial

two stars

78.52

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
75.5%
  Administrative Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.50
  Program Expenses Growth 1.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Union Mission Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Union Mission Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,168,098
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,168,098
   Program Service Revenue $959,238
Total Primary Revenue $7,127,336
   Other Revenue $294,488
TOTAL REVENUE $7,421,824
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,252,913
   Administrative Expenses $599,102
   Fundraising Expenses $1,381,260
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,233,275
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-811,451
   
Net Assets $12,339,839

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$59,061 0.71% John W. Gray Jr. Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$53,294 0.64% Linda B. Vaughan Executive Director Emeritus

Mission

Founded in 1892 by a group of Christian businessmen, the Union Mission Ministries has served as a beacon of light to needy people for over 120 years. From its humble beginnings as a small shelter in downtown Norfolk, Virginia, to its present status as the capstone of nine different vital ministries in Norfolk and Virginia Beach, the Mission has remained true to its original purpose: to aid the poor and needy; to reform the erring; to help those that are out of the way; to feed the hungry; to shelter the homeless; to preach the gospel; and to rescue the perishing.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Union Mission Ministries (VA) 84.02 three stars
Bethesda Mission (PA) 95.47 four stars
City Rescue Mission (FL) 86.19 three stars
Rescue Mission of El Paso (TX) 93.60 four stars
Fresno Rescue Mission (CA) 92.02 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Union Mission Ministries
5100 East Virginia Beach Boulevard
Norfolk, VA 23502
tel: (757) 627-8686
EIN: 54-0506427

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Board Leadership

James R. Herndon
President

CEO

Rev. John W. Gray, Jr.
Executive Director