Merced Rescue Mission

Summary

For over 25 years, the MCRM (Merced County Rescue Mission) has served as a beacon of hope and a safe haven for the homeless and working poor. MCRM was founded in 1991 by Tommy and Letitia Miller whose hearts were touched by the plight of homeless living on the streets. They established a faith-based organization to reach out with compassion by providing food, water, shelter, clothing and hope. This kind of gesture was the foundation for what has become one of the largest providers of assistance to the homeless in Merced County.


Contact information

Mailing address:
Merced Rescue Mission
644 West 20th Street
PO Box 3319
Merced, GA 95340

Website: mercedcountyrescuemission.org

Phone: 209-722-9269

Email: information@missionmerced.org


Organization details

EIN: 770284849

CEO/President: Dr. Bruce Metcalf

Chairman: Mark Mayo

Board size: 6

Founder: Tommy and Letitia Miller

Year founded: 2013

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 06/30

Member of ECFA: No

Member of ECFA since:


Purpose

Homeless and needy people being fed, housed, and transformed through the power of Jesus Christ in Merced County.


Mission statement

Our mission is to exhibit the love and caring of Jesus Christ; transforming lives for those in our country who are in physical and spiritual need.


Statement of faith

Transparency grade

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Rescue Missions/Homeless Shelters

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating145 of 66024 of 91
Fund acquisition rating18 of 6623 of 91
Resource allocation rating626 of 66287 of 91
Asset utilization rating46 of 6606 of 91

Financial ratios

Funding ratiosSector median20182017201620152014
Return on fundraising efforts Return on fundraising efforts =
Fundraising expense /
Total contributions
10%0%0%0%0%0%
Fundraising cost ratio Fundraising cost ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total revenue
9%0%0%0%0%0%
Contributions reliance Contributions reliance =
Total contributions /
Total revenue
90%94%104%90%93%97%
Fundraising expense ratio Fundraising expense ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total expenses
9%0%0%0%0%0%
Other revenue reliance Other revenue reliance =
Total other revenue /
Total revenue
10%6%-4%10%7%3%
 
Operating ratiosSector median20182017201620152014
Program expense ratio Program expense ratio =
Program services /
Total expenses
79%61%58%55%55%48%
Spending ratio Spending ratio =
Total expenses /
Total revenue
98%90%108%100%87%97%
Program output ratio Program output ratio =
Program services /
Total revenue
78%55%62%55%48%46%
Savings ratio Savings ratio =
Surplus (deficit) /
Total revenue
2%10%-8%0%13%3%
Reserve accumulation rate Reserve accumulation rate =
Surplus (deficit) /
Net assets
2%34%-26%0%39%12%
General and admin ratio General and admin ratio =
Management and general expense /
Total expenses
10%39%42%45%45%52%
 
Investing ratiosSector median20182017201620152014
Total asset turnover Total asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total assets
0.572.673.542.442.072.63
Degree of long-term investment Degree of long-term investment =
Total assets /
Total current assets
4.212.591.302.322.224.50
Current asset turnover Current asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total current assets
2.496.914.615.684.5811.84
 
Liquidity ratiosSector median20182017201620152014
Current ratio Current ratio =
Total current assets /
Total current liabilities
9.9880.9040.7826.3412.282.43
Current liabilities ratio Current liabilities ratio =
Total current liabilities /
Total current assets
0.100.010.020.040.080.41
Liquid reserve level Liquid reserve level =
(Total current assets -
Total current liabilities) /
(Total expenses / 12)
4.211.712.542.032.410.60
 
Solvency ratiosSector median20182017201620152014
Liabilities ratio Liabilities ratio =
Total liabilities /
Total assets
9%10%2%17%19%34%
Debt ratio Debt ratio =
Debt /
Total assets
1%9%0%15%15%25%
Reserve coverage ratio Reserve coverage ratio =
Net assets /
Total expenses
147%34%28%34%39%25%

Financials

Balance sheet
 
Assets20182017201620152014
Cash$192,122$234,898$197,784$213,707$78,385
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$3,500$1,850$0$0$0
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$195,622$236,748$197,784$213,707$78,385
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$254,755$32,337$216,776$215,876$215,875
Other long-term assets$55,917$39,038$44,892$43,851$58,747
Total long-term assets$310,672$71,375$261,668$259,727$274,622
Total assets$506,294$308,123$459,452$473,434$353,007
 
Liabilities20182017201620152014
Payables and accrued expenses$2,418$5,806$7,122$17,017$32,191
Other current liabilities$0$0$388$388$81
Total current liabilities$2,418$5,806$7,510$17,405$32,272
Debt$47,051$0$70,718$73,327$87,075
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$1$0$1$0$0
Total long-term liabilities$47,052$0$70,719$73,327$87,075
Total liabilities$49,470$5,806$78,229$90,732$119,347
 
Net assets20182017201620152014
Unrestricted$0$0$0$0$0
Temporarily restricted$0$0$0$0$0
Permanently restricted$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$456,824$302,317$381,223$382,702$233,660
 
Revenues and expenses
 
Revenue20182017201620152014
Total contributions$1,416,432$1,057,670$1,004,877$1,051,065$924,174
Program service revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$1,607($113,142)$818$14$19
Other revenue$88,719$68,610$116,050$74,771$32,791
Total other revenue$90,326($44,532)$116,868$74,785$32,810
Total revenue$1,506,758$1,013,138$1,121,745$1,125,850$956,984
 
Expenses20182017201620152014
Program services$824,579$629,770$619,279$539,466$443,642
Management and general$527,672$461,880$503,945$438,839$484,437
Fundraising$0$0$0$0$0
Total expenses$1,352,251$1,091,650$1,123,224$978,305$928,079
 
Change in net assets20182017201620152014
Surplus (deficit)$154,507($78,512)($1,479)$147,545$28,905
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$154,507($78,512)($1,479)$147,545$28,905

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History

MCRM was founded in 1991 by Tommy and Letitia Miller whose hearts were touched by the plight of homeless living on the streets. When the Miller's retired in 2004, Dr. Herbert Opalek was called to both lead and expand the Mission's outreach. Under his direction, the New Life Transformation program was established for both men and women, which are now known as our Hope for Men and Hope for Women programs. An Outreach Meals program was also established. He led the Mission until April of 2011. In 2011, Dr. Bruce Metcalf was called to become the new C.E.O. of the Merced County Rescue Mission. Under his leadership, he continued to implement innovative programs designed to offer the greatest long-term benefit to those who take advantage of them. Transition to Hope, our sober living programs for men and women, Hope Medical Respite Care, Hope for Families and our seasonal Winter Warming Shelter. From our humble beginnings, a rising tide of community support has enlarged the Merced Rescue Mission through several temporary buildings and residential homes throughout Merced.


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