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Human Services : Homeless Services

Bridgeport Rescue Mission

Fighting poverty from the inside out

three stars

86.38

1088 Fairfield Avenue Bridgeport, CT 06605
  Web Site
EIN: 06-1362705

Board Leadership
Paul Hiller
President

CEO
Terry Wilcox
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.38 three stars
  Financial 81.17 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 1993, the Bridgeport Rescue Mission works to fight poverty from the inside out as we embrace the urban poor and addicted with the compassion of Christ, offering hope and healing for a changed life. It is our vision to excel in the provision of food, shelter, clothing, education, job training and residential discipleship for the urban poor and addicted. Bridgeport Rescue Mission demonstrates the love of God to hungry, homeless and addicted people throughout Fairfield County, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We provide a place of hope and dignity through a yearlong educational program, biblical counseling and case management.

Established in 1993, the Bridgeport Rescue Mission works to fight poverty from the inside out as we embrace the urban poor and addicted with the compassion of Christ, offering hope and healing for a changed life. It is our vision to excel in the provision of food, shelter, clothing, education, job training and residential discipleship for the urban poor and addicted. Bridgeport Rescue Mission demonstrates the love of God to hungry, homeless and addicted people throughout Fairfield County, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We provide a place of hope and dignity through a yearlong educational program, biblical counseling and case management.

Financial

three stars

81.17

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
71.6%
  Administrative Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.19
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.41
  Program Expenses Growth 13.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bridgeport Rescue Mission on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bridgeport Rescue Mission on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bridgeport Rescue Mission (CT) 86.38 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,985,765
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $456,621
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,442,386
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,442,386
   Other Revenue $-10,717
TOTAL REVENUE $4,431,669
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,062,971
   Administrative Expenses $387,204
   Fundraising Expenses $843,167
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,293,342
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $138,327
   
Net Assets $1,884,873

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
2015-05 11/01/2016 86.38 three stars
2014-05 06/01/2016 82.11 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-05 10/01/2015 87.82 three stars
2013-05 08/01/2014 85.55 three stars
2012-05 11/01/2013 83.24 three stars
2012-05 10/01/2013 80.99 three stars
2011-05 08/01/2012 84.87 three stars
2010-05 09/20/2011 83.08 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-05 09/01/2010 81.55 three stars
2008-05 08/01/2009 62.99 one star
2007-05 03/01/2009 67.39 one star
2006-05 05/01/2008 76.17 two stars
2005-05 03/01/2008 82.17 three stars
2004-05 09/01/2005 79.41 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 06-1362705
Name in IRS Master File BRIDGEPORT RESCUE MISSION INC
NTEE Code P99
NTEE Classification Human Services - Multipurpose and Other N.E.C.
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
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 March, 1994
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • May, 2015
  • May, 2014
  • May, 2013
  • May, 2012
  • May, 2011

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
$73,796 1.71% Rev. Terence Wilcox Executive Director

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Bridgeport Rescue Mission (CT) 86.38 three stars
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Kansas City Rescue Mission (MO) 91.44 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Bridgeport Rescue Mission
1088 Fairfield Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06605
EIN: 06-1362705

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Board Leadership

Paul Hiller
President

CEO

Terry Wilcox
Executive Director

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