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Human Services : Homeless Services

Rescue Mission of Trenton

Supporting the needy in the Trenton area

four stars

90.92

98 Carroll Street P.O. Box 790
Trenton, NJ 08609
tel: (609) 695-1436   Web Site
EIN: 21-0656182

Board Leadership
Niel Siekerka
President

CEO
Mary Gay Abbott-Young
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.92 four stars
  Financial 87.17 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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.

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Financial

three stars

87.17

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
92.4%
  Administrative Expenses 6.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.45
  Program Expenses Growth 4.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 41.8%
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.

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Rescue Mission of Trenton (NJ) 90.92 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $994,911
   Federated Campaigns $16,459
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $48,513
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,983,748
Total Contributions $5,043,631
   Program Service Revenue $487,597
Total Primary Revenue $5,531,228
   Other Revenue $472,581
TOTAL REVENUE $6,003,809
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,571,891
   Administrative Expenses $507,556
   Fundraising Expenses $49,026
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,128,473
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $875,336
   
Net Assets $6,975,799

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
Addiction Treatment Program $2,060,871 45.1%
Emergency Shelter Program $1,063,693 23.3%
Outpatient Program $707,583 15.5%

Ratings History
Rescue Mission of Trenton has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 09/01/2018 90.92 four stars
2016-06 07/01/2017 90.30 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 94.69 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 90.46 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 91.55 four stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 90.51 four stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 85.33 three stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 90.03 four stars
2010-06 12/01/2011 89.20 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 87.00 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 08/01/2010 83.15 three stars
2008-06 08/01/2009 92.52 four stars
2007-06 08/01/2008 99.37 four stars
2006-06 03/01/2007 99.39 four stars
2005-06 10/01/2006 96.21 four stars
2004-06 10/01/2005 92.56 four 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 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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$146,784 2.86% Mary Gay Abbott-Young Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Contact Info

Rescue Mission of Trenton
98 Carroll Street
P.O. Box 790
Trenton, NJ 08609
tel: (609) 695-1436
EIN: 21-0656182

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Board Leadership

Niel Siekerka
President

CEO

Mary Gay Abbott-Young
Chief Executive Officer

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