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Human Services : Homeless Services

Rescue Mission of Trenton

Supporting the needy in the Trenton area

94.69

98 Carroll Street P.O. Box 790
Trenton, NJ 08605
tel: (609) 695-1436   Web Site
EIN: 21-0656182

Board Leadership
Delia Bass-Dandridge
President

CEO
Mary Gay Abbott-Young
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.69
  Financial 92.50
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2016 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)
96.6%
  Administrative Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.42
  Program Expenses Growth 10.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 43.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rescue Mission of Trenton on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rescue Mission of Trenton on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rescue Mission of Trenton (NJ) 94.69
Coalition on Temporary Shelter (MI) 85.00
Safe Haven Family Shelter (TN) 95.79
Metropolitan Ministries (FL) 91.11
The Homeless Families Foundation (OH) 94.03

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Founded in 1915, the Rescue Mission of Trenton, New Jersey, is the agency in the City of Trenton that serves the truly needy men and women who have no place to turn for shelter, food, and clothing. The Mission provides a safe, clean, warm refuge for the homeless, the hungry, the transient, and the addicted. The Mission provides services and counseling to encourage individuals to reach their greatest potential and creates an environment where one can live with dignity, build self-esteem, experience love, responsibility, and hope. The belief in the intrinsic worth of each individual continues to motivate the Rescue Mission of Trenton to provide the highest quality care and to offer support, encouragement, and a sense of dignity to all who enter through its doors.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $522,166
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $140,680
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,799,904
Total Contributions $3,462,750
   Program Service Revenue $854,008
Total Primary Revenue $4,316,758
   Other Revenue $95,631
TOTAL REVENUE $4,412,389
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,531,432
   Administrative Expenses $101,633
   Fundraising Expenses $22,423
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,655,488
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-243,099
   
Net Assets $6,016,658

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 Shelter Program $1,363,623 30.1%
Outpatient Program $385,864 8.5%
Permanent Housing $62,751 1.4%

Ratings History
Rescue Mission of Trenton has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 07/01/2016 94.69
2014-06 06/01/2016 90.46
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 91.55
2013-06 10/01/2014 90.51
2012-06 07/01/2013 85.33
2011-06 05/01/2012 90.03
2010-06 12/01/2011 89.20
2010-06 09/20/2011 87.00
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 08/01/2010 83.15
2008-06 08/01/2009 92.52
2007-06 08/01/2008 99.37
2006-06 03/01/2007 99.39
2005-06 10/01/2006 96.21
2004-06 10/01/2005 92.56

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 21-0656182
Name in IRS Master File RESCUE MISSION OF TRENTON
NTEE Code P60
NTEE Classification Emergency Assistance (Food, Clothing, Cash)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(566) Job training, counseling, or assistance
(160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
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 April, 1951
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, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 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
$141,874 3.04% Mary Gay Abbott-Young Chief Executive Officer

Founded in 1915, the Rescue Mission of Trenton, New Jersey, is the agency in the City of Trenton that serves the truly needy men and women who have no place to turn for shelter, food, and clothing. The Mission provides a safe, clean, warm refuge for the homeless, the hungry, the transient, and the addicted. The Mission provides services and counseling to encourage individuals to reach their greatest potential and creates an environment where one can live with dignity, build self-esteem, experience love, responsibility, and hope. The belief in the intrinsic worth of each individual continues to motivate the Rescue Mission of Trenton to provide the highest quality care and to offer support, encouragement, and a sense of dignity to all who enter through its doors.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rescue Mission of Trenton (NJ) 94.69
Christian Community Action, Inc. (CT) 86.57
Bridging (MN) 88.47
Charlotte Family Housing (NC) 89.48
SAMMinistries (TX) 85.85

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Charity Contact Info

Rescue Mission of Trenton
98 Carroll Street
P.O. Box 790
Trenton, NJ 08605
tel: (609) 695-1436
EIN: 21-0656182

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Board Leadership

Delia Bass-Dandridge
President

CEO

Mary Gay Abbott-Young
Chief Executive Officer

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