Human Services : Rescue Missions

Rescue Mission Alliance

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

four stars

91.76

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

Board Leadership
Jim Owens
Chairman

CEO
Gary W. Gray
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.76 four stars
  Financial 88.36 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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 August 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

88.36

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
85.5%
  Administrative Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.79
  Program Expenses Growth 1.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.8%
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 $27,820,211
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $110,693
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $27,930,904
   Program Service Revenue $122,788
Total Primary Revenue $28,053,692
   Other Revenue $2,273,252
TOTAL REVENUE $30,326,944
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $22,182,666
   Administrative Expenses $1,970,363
   Fundraising Expenses $1,987,012
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $26,140,041
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,186,903
   
Net Assets $21,062,913

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$167,026 0.63% 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) 91.76 four stars
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City Mission (PA) 88.16 three 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:
P.O. Box 5545
Oxnard, CA 93031

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Board Leadership

Jim Owens
Chairman

CEO

Gary W. Gray
President, CEO