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Four States Christian Missions

Providing room and board for needy people

three stars

81.82

125 North Prospect Street Hagerstown, MD 21741
tel: (301) 739-1165   Web Site
EIN: 52-0704473

Board Leadership
Eugene K. Ridenour
Chairman

CEO
Bruce L. Shank
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.82 three stars
  Financial 85.18 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 79.00 two stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Four States Christian Missions provides room and board for needy people and provides work through refurbishment of donated items sold in the mission stores. In addition, Four States Christian Missions furthers the Christian aims in the community. We have facilities to shelter approximately 60 men. Food, clothing, personal care items, medical referrals and Biblical counseling are also provided free of charge. A soupline provides a free hot meal every day for street people and bags of groceries are given to families in need. Our ministry to children includes a free day camp for children every summer and a Bible correspondence course and our ministry to women includes a weekly Bible study where ladies also receive bags of food.

Four States Christian Missions provides room and board for needy people and provides work through refurbishment of donated items sold in the mission stores. In addition, Four States Christian Missions furthers the Christian aims in the community. We have facilities to shelter approximately 60 men. Food, clothing, personal care items, medical referrals and Biblical counseling are also provided free of charge. A soupline provides a free hot meal every day for street people and bags of groceries are given to families in need. Our ministry to children includes a free day camp for children every summer and a Bible correspondence course and our ministry to women includes a weekly Bible study where ladies also receive bags of food.

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Financial

three stars

85.18

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

79.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
76.9%
  Administrative Expenses 17.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.35
  Program Expenses Growth -2.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Four States Christian Missions on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Four States Christian Missions on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Four States Christian Missions (MD) 81.82 three stars
Shelter KC: A Kansas City Rescue Mission (MO) 93.97 four stars
Denver Rescue Mission (CO) 91.45 four stars
City Rescue Mission, Oklahoma City (OK) 88.52 three stars
Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries (MI) 91.33 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,143,088
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,143,088
   Program Service Revenue $402,456
Total Primary Revenue $1,545,544
   Other Revenue $22,812
TOTAL REVENUE $1,568,356
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,244,352
   Administrative Expenses $303,922
   Fundraising Expenses $168,065
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,716,339
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-147,983
   
Net Assets $2,201,665

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
Emergency Assistance $1,236,540 99.4%
Residential Life Recovery Ministry $7,812 0.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 81.82 three stars
2017-12 02/01/2019 82.11 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 80.20 three stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 83.79 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 82.92 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 77.04 two stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 79.12 two stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 77.98 two stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 84.27 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 84.81 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 81.59 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 92.74 four stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 85.12 three stars
2007-12 05/01/2009 72.24 two stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 57.52 one star
2004-12 04/01/2006 65.02 one star
2003-12 09/01/2005 68.42 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 52-0704473
Name in IRS Master File FOUR STATES CHRISTIAN MISSONS 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 (160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
(566) Job training, counseling, or assistance
(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 October, 1959
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$55,734 3.24% Bruce L. Shank Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Four States Christian Missions (MD) 81.82 three stars
Broad Street Ministry (PA) 89.78 three stars
Raleigh Rescue Mission (NC) 90.87 four stars
Charlotte Rescue Mission (NC) 89.71 three stars
Helping Up Mission (MD) 92.74 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Four States Christian Missions
125 North Prospect Street
Hagerstown, MD 21741
tel: (301) 739-1165
EIN: 52-0704473

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 685
Hagerstown, MD 21741

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Board Leadership

Eugene K. Ridenour
Chairman

CEO

Bruce L. Shank
Executive Director

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