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Human Services : Rescue Missions

Association of Gospel Rescue Missions dba Citygate Network

Providing resources, education, and assistance to life transformation ministries across North America

three stars

84.14

2153 Chuckwagon Road, Suite 100 Colorado Springs, CO 80919
tel: (719) 266-8300   Web Site
EIN: 55-0479715

Board Leadership
Gary Gray
Chair

CEO
John Ashmen
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.14 three stars
  Financial 80.46 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Association of Gospel Rescue Missions, dba Citygate Network, equips, supports, inspires, and educates those providing focused, front-line services to hungry, homeless, abused, and addicted people in our cities-moving them from a condition of human suffering to one of human flourishing, which God wants so very much for them to enjoy.

Citygate Network provides faith-based training, spiritual encouragement, and Christian resources for directors and staff at rescue missions and like-minded life-transformation organizations. These ministries promote the gospel of Jesus Christ to destitute individuals and families through services that include food, clothing, shelter, addiction recovery programs, GED tutoring, vocational training, and more.

The Association of Gospel Rescue Missions, dba Citygate Network, equips, supports, inspires, and educates those providing focused, front-line services to hungry, homeless, abused, and addicted people in our cities-moving them from a condition of human suffering to one of human flourishing, which God wants so very much for them to enjoy.

Citygate Network provides faith-based training, spiritual encouragement, and Christian resources for directors and staff at rescue missions and like-minded life-transformation organizations. These ministries promote the gospel of Jesus Christ to destitute individuals and families through services that include food, clothing, shelter, addiction recovery programs, GED tutoring, vocational training, and more.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2019
Total number of organization members
269
Number of conference attendees
718
Number of meetings or briefings held with policymakers or candidates
89
This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

80.46

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

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)
81.6%
  Administrative Expenses 16.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.75
  Program Expenses Growth -0.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Association of Gospel Rescue Missions dba Citygate Network on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Association of Gospel Rescue Missions dba Citygate Network on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Association of Gospel Rescue Missions dba Citygate Network (CO) 84.14 three stars
Hope Clinic (MI) 98.69 four stars
The Rescue Mission of Salt Lake (UT) 87.68 three stars
Evansville Rescue Mission (IN) 86.19 three stars
Hope Gospel Mission (WI) 86.32 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $547,233
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $547,233
   Program Service Revenue $1,449,863
Total Primary Revenue $1,997,096
   Other Revenue $60,015
TOTAL REVENUE $2,057,111
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,488,447
   Administrative Expenses $487,654
   Fundraising Expenses $33,614
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,009,715
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $47,396
   
Net Assets $1,513,151

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
Provide Resources for Missions and Ministries $710,972 47.8%
Education, Training, Convention, and Conferences $698,247 46.9%
Rescue Magazine $79,228 5.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 11/01/2019 84.14 three stars
2017-12 11/01/2018 90.53 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 92.62 four stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 91.10 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.86 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 87.48 three stars
2013-12 11/01/2014 93.93 four stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 79.97 two stars
2011-12 12/01/2012 82.64 three stars
2010-12 11/01/2011 77.76 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 77.15 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/01/2010 70.34 two stars
2008-06 03/01/2010 71.25 two stars
2007-06 08/01/2008 90.92 four stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 89.60 three stars
2005-06 02/01/2007 85.00 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 55-0479715
Name in IRS Master File ASSOCIATION OF GOSPEL RESCUE MISSIONS
NTEE Code P03
NTEE Classification Professional Societies, Associations
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (29) Other religious 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 July, 1958
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$160,037 7.96% John Ashmen President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Association of Gospel Rescue Missions dba Citygate Network (CO) 84.14 three stars
The Rescue Mission of Salt Lake (UT) 87.68 three stars
San Diego Rescue Mission (CA) 85.41 three stars
Winston-Salem Rescue Mission (NC) 98.23 four stars
City Mission (PA) 88.16 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Association of Gospel Rescue Missions dba Citygate Network
2153 Chuckwagon Road, Suite 100
Colorado Springs, CO 80919
tel: (719) 266-8300
fax: (719) 266-8600
EIN: 55-0479715

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Board Leadership

Gary Gray
Chair

CEO

John Ashmen
President

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