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.
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

Charts

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

Mission

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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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