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Sunshine Ministries

Healing, help, hope

three stars

82.31

1315 Howard Street St. Louis, MO 63106
tel: (314) 231-8209   Web Site
EIN: 43-0896665

Board Leadership
Julia Bono
President

CEO
James A. Clarkson & Carol Clarkson
Executive Directors

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.31 three stars
  Financial 82.63 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 82.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Sunshine Ministries is a non-denominational Christian ministry to the homeless and needy of St. Louis. We serve the men, women and children of our near north side community through Sunshine Mission, our Youth and Family Center and Eagle Lodge. Sunshine Ministries is committed to providing high-quality Christian social services to the poor and needy of St. Louis by offering healing from the past, help for the present, and hope for the future. Since 1903, Sunshine Ministries has been transforming lives . . .helping men, women, and children discover their God-given potential and learn to live a life of meaning and purpose.

Sunshine Ministries is a non-denominational Christian ministry to the homeless and needy of St. Louis. We serve the men, women and children of our near north side community through Sunshine Mission, our Youth and Family Center and Eagle Lodge. Sunshine Ministries is committed to providing high-quality Christian social services to the poor and needy of St. Louis by offering healing from the past, help for the present, and hope for the future. Since 1903, Sunshine Ministries has been transforming lives . . .helping men, women, and children discover their God-given potential and learn to live a life of meaning and purpose.

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Financial

three stars

82.63

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

82.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
78.9%
  Administrative Expenses 3.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 9.24
  Program Expenses Growth -0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sunshine Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sunshine Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sunshine Ministries (MO) 82.31 three stars
Whosoever Gospel Mission (PA) 91.38 four stars
Open Door Mission, Omaha (NE) 90.59 four stars
Bethesda Mission (PA) 90.28 four stars
Rescue Mission of Trenton (NJ) 96.46 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,432,130
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,432,130
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,432,130
   Other Revenue $118,699
TOTAL REVENUE $1,550,829
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,398,869
   Administrative Expenses $75,629
   Fundraising Expenses $231,110
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,705,608
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-154,779
   
Net Assets $15,377,171

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 11/01/2019 82.31 three stars
2017-06 02/01/2019 79.61 two stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 78.06 two stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 76.66 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 75.02 two stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 72.80 two stars
2012-06 12/20/2013 73.32 two stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 71.64 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 68.81 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 08/01/2010 66.26 one star
2008-06 11/01/2009 65.21 one star
2007-06 05/01/2008 69.82 one star
2006-06 03/01/2007 67.93 one star
2005-06 04/01/2006 75.90 two stars
2004-06 09/01/2005 73.93 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 43-0896665
Name in IRS Master File SUNSHINE MINISTRIES 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
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 July, 1942
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$144,275 8.45% Carol Clarkson Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sunshine Ministries (MO) 82.31 three stars
Phoenix Rescue Mission (AZ) 86.82 three stars
Primavera Foundation (AZ) 94.37 four stars
Rowan Helping Ministries (NC) 89.42 three stars
Fairbanks Rescue Mission (AK) 89.35 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Sunshine Ministries
1315 Howard Street
St. Louis, MO 63106
tel: (314) 231-8209
fax: (314) 231-5177
EIN: 43-0896665

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 66880
St. Louis, MO 63166

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Board Leadership

Julia Bono
President

CEO

James A. Clarkson & Carol Clarkson
Executive Directors

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