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Human Services : Homeless Services

Rescue Mission of El Paso

Providing food, clothing, shelter, medical care, and spiritual guidance

four stars

91.94

209 N. Lee Street El Paso, TX 79901
tel: (915) 261-7592   Web Site
EIN: 74-6062443

Board Leadership
Jerry Odom
President

CEO
Blake Barrow
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.94 four stars
  Financial 89.34 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

89.34

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
82.7%
  Administrative Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 7.81
  Program Expenses Growth -1.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rescue Mission of El Paso on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rescue Mission of El Paso on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rescue Mission of El Paso (TX) 91.94 four stars
Rockford Rescue Mission (IL) 91.59 four stars
People's City Mission (NE) 92.71 four stars
Orange County Rescue Mission (CA) 87.75 three stars
Wayside Christian Mission (KY) 85.77 three stars

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The Rescue Mission of El Paso serves as a member of the local body of Christ in proclaiming the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the poor and displaced while demonstrating the love of Christ in assisting persons with physical needs of food, clothing, shelter, counseling, education and vocational training and placement. Rescue Mission of El Paso aims to teach all people encountered how to take care of themselves and their families by becoming productively employed members of society. In addition, Rescue Mission of El Paso also operates a furniture shop for the purpose of developing work skills and habits in people who have been unemployed and homeless.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $807,981
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $84,216
Total Contributions $892,197
   Program Service Revenue $144,565
Total Primary Revenue $1,036,762
   Other Revenue $10,285,919
TOTAL REVENUE $11,322,681
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,225,505
   Administrative Expenses $229,243
   Fundraising Expenses $65,227
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,519,975
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $9,802,706
   
Net Assets $12,243,759

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
Provision of Basic Needs $1,079,998 88.1%
Pilot Apartment Program $93,713 7.6%
Rescue Industries Program $51,794 4.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 04/01/2017 91.94 four stars
2015-06 09/01/2016 90.98 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 86.98 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 04/01/2016 84.81 three stars
2014-06 10/01/2015 80.43 three stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 83.31 three stars
2012-06 02/01/2014 85.76 three stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 84.04 three stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 93.12 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 87.68 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 12/22/2010 81.48 three stars
2008-06 06/01/2009 75.14 two stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 88.27 three stars
2006-06 06/01/2007 85.50 three stars
2005-06 03/01/2006 81.33 three stars
2004-06 08/01/2005 62.29 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 74-6062443
Name in IRS Master File RESCUE MISSION OF EL PASO INC
NTEE Code P28
NTEE Classification Neighborhood Centers, Settlement Houses
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
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, 1958
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, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$65,492 4.30% Blake W. Barrow Executive Director

The Rescue Mission of El Paso serves as a member of the local body of Christ in proclaiming the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the poor and displaced while demonstrating the love of Christ in assisting persons with physical needs of food, clothing, shelter, counseling, education and vocational training and placement. Rescue Mission of El Paso aims to teach all people encountered how to take care of themselves and their families by becoming productively employed members of society. In addition, Rescue Mission of El Paso also operates a furniture shop for the purpose of developing work skills and habits in people who have been unemployed and homeless.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rescue Mission of El Paso (TX) 91.94 four stars
Association of Gospel Rescue Missions (CO) 91.10 four stars
Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries (MI) 90.90 four stars
Dallas Life Foundation (TX) 98.00 four stars
Manos De Cristo (TX) 90.87 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Rescue Mission of El Paso
209 N. Lee Street
El Paso, TX 79901
tel: (915) 261-7592
fax: (915) 532-2762
EIN: 74-6062443

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Board Leadership

Jerry Odom
President

CEO

Blake Barrow
Chief Executive Officer

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