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Human Services : Homeless Services

Rescue Mission of Trenton

Supporting the needy in the Trenton area

four stars

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 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

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 four stars
Homeward Bound of Marin (CA) 91.50 four stars
Deborah's Place (IL) 95.37 four stars
ForKids (VA) 94.74 four stars
The Action Center (CO) 92.92 four stars

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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 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, 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 four stars
Rainbow Village (GA) 86.20 three stars
Healthcare for the Homeless, Houston (TX) 95.79 four stars
The Institute for Human Services (HI) 90.58 four stars
Committee on Temporary Shelter (VT) 86.10 three stars

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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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