New Orleans Mission

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New Orleans Mission (NOM) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) Christian Humanitarian Organization dedicated to relieving human suffering. NOM combats poverty, hunger, homelessness, exploitation and oppression with the provision of food, clothing, shelter, medical care and other basic necessities of life. We also help facilitate the healing and development of healthy, vibrant and self-sustaining individuals by addressing issues of addiction, abuse and human trafficking through our Christian Discipleship/Recovery Programs. Located in the heart of downtown, the Mission is the largest private service provider for the homeless in the city.

Contact information

Mailing address:
New Orleans Mission
1134 Baronne Street
New Orleans, LA 70113


Phone: 504-523-2116


Organization details

EIN: 721151696

CEO/President: Mr. David Bottner

Chairman: Dr. Bennie Nobles

Board size: 17


Year founded: 1990

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 06/30

Member of ECFA: No

Member of ECFA since:


The New Orleans Mission provides food, shelter, clothing and spiritual guidance to the city's homeless, hurting and hungry. Our commitment to meet the physical, social and spiritual needs of the homeless community is backed by the financial support of generous local residents, churches, organizations and corporate donors that understand the importance of being socially responsible to the people in communities where they live and/or do business.

Mission statement

Our strategy is to RESCUE people from unimaginable circumstances, strengthen the RECOVERY efforts of those that seek our support, and foster the successful RE-ENGAGEMENT back into society as healthy, disciplined, skilled people ready to lead a sustainable, productive, purpose-driven life.

Statement of faith

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Rescue Missions/Homeless Shelters

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating244 of 94046 of 160
Fund acquisition rating506 of 94289 of 160
Resource allocation rating433 of 94274 of 160
Asset utilization rating111 of 94020 of 160

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$875,743$77,876$57,472$117,856$117,856
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$2,062,307$476,350$311,614$1,233,796$1,233,796
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$1,057,790$1,211,926$1,084,462$237,026$237,026
Other long-term assets$6,084$12,787$6,084$6,084$6,084
Total long-term assets$1,063,874$1,224,713$1,090,546$243,110$243,110
Total assets$3,126,181$1,701,063$1,402,160$1,476,906$1,476,906
Payables and accrued expenses$38,725$36,002$32,433$86,954$86,954
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$38,725$36,002$32,433$86,954$86,954
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$464,756$203,907$100,733$0$0
Total long-term liabilities$1,114,756$203,907$137,626$23,698$23,698
Total liabilities$1,153,481$239,909$170,059$110,652$110,652
Net assets20202019201820172016
Without donor restrictions$1,401,164$1,461,154$1,513,282$1,151,542$1,151,542
With donor restrictions$571,536$0($281,181)$214,712$214,712
Net assets$1,972,700$1,461,154$1,232,101$1,366,254$1,366,254
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$2,244,521$2,028,516$275,478$3,622,939$189,109
Program service revenue$4,788,111$3,909,701$5,436,501$268,590$3,702,420
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$1,798$584$4,450$1,292$1,292
Other revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Total other revenue$4,789,909$3,910,285$5,440,951$269,882$3,703,712
Total revenue$7,034,430$5,938,801$5,716,429$3,892,821$3,892,821
Program services$5,677,731$4,516,936$5,035,437$3,168,567$3,168,567
Management and general$1,098,486$1,134,227$246,099$195,396$195,396
Total expenses$7,080,382$5,839,975$5,569,402$3,632,607$3,632,607
Change in net assets20202019201820172016
Surplus (deficit)($45,952)$98,826$147,027$260,214$260,214
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets($45,952)$98,826$147,027$260,214$260,214


David BottnerExe Director$117,795

Compensation data as of: 6/30/2020

Response from ministry

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The information below was provided to MinistryWatch by the ministry itself. It was last updated 12/16/2020. To update the information below, please email:


The New Orleans Mission first opened in 1989 to help provide shelter, food, and spiritual guidance to the homeless and broken in our city.

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