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Human Services : Homeless Services

The Rescue Mission, Fort Wayne

A home for the homeless, food for the hungry, and hope for their future

three stars

88.97

301 West Superior Street P.O. Box 11116
Fort Wayne, IN 46855
tel: (260) 426-7357   Web Site
EIN: 35-1054670

Board Leadership
Dave Wood
Board Chair

CEO
Donovan Coley
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.97 three stars
  Financial 86.62 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

86.62

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 03/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
73.2%
  Administrative Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.46
  Program Expenses Growth 13.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Rescue Mission, Fort Wayne on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Rescue Mission, Fort Wayne on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Rescue Mission, Fort Wayne (IN) 88.97 three stars
Miami Rescue Mission (FL) 92.13 four stars
Coachella Valley Rescue Mission (CA) 92.72 four stars
Wichita Falls Faith Mission (TX) 95.04 four stars
Las Vegas Rescue Mission (NV) 90.60 four stars

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Fort Wayne Rescue Ministries has been faithfully serving God's love to the area's needy since 1903, never charging fees to those who come for help. Daily crisis shelter is provided for up to 150 men, women, and children, as are breakfasts, lunches and dinners for hungry people off the streets. The six-month to two-year restoration programs designed to address the issues that caused their homelessness, include a series of classroom experiences, counseling groups, case management sessions, daily work in our Computer Learning Center, and, of course, many Bible studies and Chapel services. Rescue Ministries today includes The Rescue Mission for men, Charis House for women and their children, and Bargains Galore, our thrift store.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,171,132
   Federated Campaigns $89,110
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $304,620
   Related Organizations $848,000
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,412,862
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $7,412,862
   Other Revenue $404,988
TOTAL REVENUE $7,817,850
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,885,638
   Administrative Expenses $518,151
   Fundraising Expenses $954,127
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,357,916
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,459,934
   
Net Assets $7,025,707

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
Rehabilitation $2,046,636 52.7%
Emergency Shelter $785,688 20.2%
Resident and community Meals $443,418 11.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 03/01/2017 88.97 three stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 85.62 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 84.66 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 03/01/2016 86.18 three stars
2014-06 09/01/2015 80.09 three stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 84.59 three stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 85.40 three stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 87.73 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 88.55 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 88.12 three stars
2009-06 07/01/2010 86.44 three stars
2008-06 11/01/2009 74.41 two stars
2004-06 09/01/2005 71.92 two 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 35-1054670
Name in IRS Master File THE FORT WAYNE RESCUE MISSION MINISTRIES INC
NTEE Code L41
NTEE Classification Homeless, Temporary Shelter For
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (399) Other housing 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 Central - the organization is a central type organization (no group exemption) of a National, Regional or Geographic grouping of organizations.
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date October, 1908
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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
$84,112 1.56% Donovan Coley Chief Executive Officer

Fort Wayne Rescue Ministries has been faithfully serving God's love to the area's needy since 1903, never charging fees to those who come for help. Daily crisis shelter is provided for up to 150 men, women, and children, as are breakfasts, lunches and dinners for hungry people off the streets. The six-month to two-year restoration programs designed to address the issues that caused their homelessness, include a series of classroom experiences, counseling groups, case management sessions, daily work in our Computer Learning Center, and, of course, many Bible studies and Chapel services. Rescue Ministries today includes The Rescue Mission for men, Charis House for women and their children, and Bargains Galore, our thrift store.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Rescue Mission, Fort Wayne (IN) 88.97 three stars
Union Gospel Mission of Tarrant County (TX) 86.11 three stars
The Gospel Mission (IA) 90.31 four stars
Cityteam (CA) 85.69 three stars
Christian Services, Inc. (MS) 95.72 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Rescue Mission, Fort Wayne
301 West Superior Street
P.O. Box 11116
Fort Wayne, IN 46855
tel: (260) 426-7357
EIN: 35-1054670

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Board Leadership

Dave Wood
Board Chair

CEO

Donovan Coley
Chief Executive Officer

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