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Human Services : Homeless Services

Winston-Salem Rescue Mission

Caring since 1967

four stars

91.14

718 North Trade Street Winston-Salem, NC 27101
tel: (336) 723-1848   Web Site
EIN: 56-0891921

Board Leadership
Bobby “Bucky” Frye
Chairman

CEO
Ken Heater
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.14 four stars
  Financial 88.13 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Winston-Salem Rescue Mission is a non-denominational, Christ-centered ministry established as a response to hundreds of homeless men wandering the streets of Winston-Salem. Since 1967, the Rescue Mission has been actively involved in meeting the physical, spiritual, emotional, and social needs of destitute people. Through programs offered, the Mission is able to reach out and effectively care for over 100 men each day, enriching men's lives with nurturing and recovery services. Such services and programs provide clients with shelter, food, clothing, and personal-care items, along with job training, Christian counseling, work therapy, and life-skills and financial management classes.

The Winston-Salem Rescue Mission is a non-denominational, Christ-centered ministry established as a response to hundreds of homeless men wandering the streets of Winston-Salem. Since 1967, the Rescue Mission has been actively involved in meeting the physical, spiritual, emotional, and social needs of destitute people. Through programs offered, the Mission is able to reach out and effectively care for over 100 men each day, enriching men's lives with nurturing and recovery services. Such services and programs provide clients with shelter, food, clothing, and personal-care items, along with job training, Christian counseling, work therapy, and life-skills and financial management classes.

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Financial

three stars

88.13

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
82.9%
  Administrative Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.42
  Program Expenses Growth 5.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Winston-Salem Rescue Mission on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Winston-Salem Rescue Mission on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Winston-Salem Rescue Mission (NC) 91.14 four stars
Neighborhood Ministries (AZ) 87.80 three stars
Phoenix Rescue Mission (AZ) 86.82 three stars
Greensboro Urban Ministry (NC) 92.74 four stars
City Mission of Schenectady (NY) 95.86 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,940,505
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $325,622
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,266,127
   Program Service Revenue $65,907
Total Primary Revenue $3,332,034
   Other Revenue $97,406
TOTAL REVENUE $3,429,440
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,704,930
   Administrative Expenses $128,504
   Fundraising Expenses $262,084
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,095,518
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $333,922
   
Net Assets $4,357,251

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
Life Builders Program $1,121,030 41.4%
The New Life Center Transformers Program $726,880 26.9%
Alpha Acres Transformers Program $574,990 21.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 06/01/2019 91.14 four stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 84.84 three stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 85.42 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 86.50 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 03/01/2015 92.05 four stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 84.61 three stars
2013-06 05/01/2014 78.30 two stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 76.05 two stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 79.76 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 77.88 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/22/2010 91.87 four stars
2008-12 09/01/2010 91.62 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 56-0891921
Name in IRS Master File WINSTON SALEM RESCUE MISSION
NTEE Code L41
NTEE Classification Homeless, Temporary Shelter For
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
(29) Other religious activities
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 June, 1968
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$53,130 1.71% Ken Heater Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Winston-Salem Rescue Mission (NC) 91.14 four stars
The Rescue Mission, Tacoma (WA) 90.29 four stars
Phoenix Rescue Mission (AZ) 86.82 three stars
Urban Ministries of Durham (NC) 91.27 four stars
Downtown Rescue Mission (AL) 90.69 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Winston-Salem Rescue Mission
718 North Trade Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27101
tel: (336) 723-1848
fax: (336) 725-8352
EIN: 56-0891921

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 20424
Winston-Salem, NC 27120

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Board Leadership

Bobby “Bucky” Frye
Chairman

CEO

Ken Heater
Executive Director

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