Human Services : Homeless Services

Rescue Mission Alliance

Offering refuge, recovery, and restoration with the support of the community

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four stars

90.29

315 North A Street Oxnard, CA 93030
tel: (805) 487-1234   Web Site
EIN: 23-7278002

Board Leadership
Paul Chancellor
Chairman

CEO
Gary W. Gray
President/CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.29 four stars
  Financial 86.28 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Rescue Mission Alliance (RMA) is a 501©(3) non-profit organization incorporated in 1972. To accomplish the goal of Changing Lives for Good, RMA provides a safe haven for men, women, and children who are in desperate need of food, clothing, shelter, and support to resolve hunger and homelessness across Ventura, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, and San Bernardino Counties. Through a wide range of services – a food bank, three emergency shelters, five residential recovery programs, transitional housing, and job training – RMA supports people in need and helps them lead healthy, self-sufficient lives.

The Rescue Mission Alliance (RMA) is a 501©(3) non-profit organization incorporated in 1972. To accomplish the goal of Changing Lives for Good, RMA provides a safe haven for men, women, and children who are in desperate need of food, clothing, shelter, and support to resolve hunger and homelessness across Ventura, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, and San Bernardino Counties. Through a wide range of services – a food bank, three emergency shelters, five residential recovery programs, transitional housing, and job training – RMA supports people in need and helps them lead healthy, self-sufficient lives.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2017
Number of people within the organization's service area accessing food aid
533,979
Number of households that obtain/retain permanent housing for at least 6 months
262
Number of people using homeless shelters per week
1,700
Number of service recipients who are employed
131
This impact information is current as of July 2019, 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

86.28

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
85.7%
  Administrative Expenses 6.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.63
  Program Expenses Growth 2.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 27.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rescue Mission Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rescue Mission Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $25,208,687
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $25,208,687
   Program Service Revenue $148,057
Total Primary Revenue $25,356,744
   Other Revenue $520,051
TOTAL REVENUE $25,876,795
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $21,923,526
   Administrative Expenses $1,785,268
   Fundraising Expenses $1,925,307
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $25,634,101
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $242,694
   
Net Assets $16,876,010

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$152,641 0.59% Gary Gray President, CEO

Mission

The Rescue Mission Alliance (RMA) is a 501©(3) non-profit organization incorporated in 1972. To accomplish the goal of Changing Lives for Good, RMA provides a safe haven for men, women, and children who are in desperate need of food, clothing, shelter, and support to resolve hunger and homelessness across Ventura, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, and San Bernardino Counties. Through a wide range of services – a food bank, three emergency shelters, five residential recovery programs, transitional housing, and job training – RMA supports people in need and helps them lead healthy, self-sufficient lives.

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Rescue Mission Alliance (CA) 90.29 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Rescue Mission Alliance
315 North A Street
Oxnard, CA 93030
tel: (805) 487-1234
fax: (805) 487-2427
EIN: 23-7278002

Mail donations to:
PO Box 5545
Oxnard, CA 93031

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Board Leadership

Paul Chancellor
Chairman

CEO

Gary W. Gray
President/CEO