Merced Rescue Mission

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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

D

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Rescue Missions/Homeless Shelters

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating57 of 85712 of 155
Fund acquisition rating31 of 8576 of 155
Resource allocation rating247 of 85749 of 155
Asset utilization rating156 of 85731 of 155

Financial ratios

Funding ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
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
8%0%0%0%0%0%
Contributions reliance Contributions reliance =
Total contributions /
Total revenue
91%96%94%104%90%93%
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
9%4%6%-4%10%7%
 
Operating ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Program expense ratio Program expense ratio =
Program services /
Total expenses
79%84%61%58%55%55%
Spending ratio Spending ratio =
Total expenses /
Total revenue
97%83%90%108%100%87%
Program output ratio Program output ratio =
Program services /
Total revenue
76%69%55%62%55%48%
Savings ratio Savings ratio =
Surplus (deficit) /
Total revenue
3%17%10%-8%0%13%
Reserve accumulation rate Reserve accumulation rate =
Surplus (deficit) /
Net assets
3%26%34%-26%0%39%
General and admin ratio General and admin ratio =
Management and general expense /
Total expenses
10%16%39%42%45%45%
 
Investing ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Total asset turnover Total asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total assets
0.621.232.673.542.442.07
Degree of long-term investment Degree of long-term investment =
Total assets /
Total current assets
3.783.132.591.302.322.22
Current asset turnover Current asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total current assets
2.503.846.914.615.684.58
 
Liquidity ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Current ratio Current ratio =
Total current assets /
Total current liabilities
10.2849.5780.9040.7826.3412.28
Current liabilities ratio Current liabilities ratio =
Total current liabilities /
Total current assets
0.080.020.010.020.040.08
Liquid reserve level Liquid reserve level =
(Total current assets -
Total current liabilities) /
(Total expenses / 12)
4.233.061.712.542.032.41
 
Solvency ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Liabilities ratio Liabilities ratio =
Total liabilities /
Total assets
9%4%10%2%17%19%
Debt ratio Debt ratio =
Debt /
Total assets
1%0%9%0%15%15%
Reserve coverage ratio Reserve coverage ratio =
Net assets /
Total expenses
141%78%34%28%34%39%

Financials

Balance sheet
 
Assets20192018201720162015
Cash$366,363$192,122$234,898$197,784$213,707
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$15,016$3,500$1,850$0$0
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$381,379$195,622$236,748$197,784$213,707
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$796,817$254,755$32,337$216,776$215,876
Other long-term assets$15,760$55,917$39,038$44,892$43,851
Total long-term assets$812,577$310,672$71,375$261,668$259,727
Total assets$1,193,956$506,294$308,123$459,452$473,434
 
Liabilities20192018201720162015
Payables and accrued expenses$7,693$2,418$5,806$7,122$17,017
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$388$388
Total current liabilities$7,693$2,418$5,806$7,510$17,405
Debt$0$47,051$0$70,718$73,327
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$38,454$1$0$1$0
Total long-term liabilities$38,454$47,052$0$70,719$73,327
Total liabilities$46,147$49,470$5,806$78,229$90,732
 
Net assets20192018201720162015
Unrestricted$0$0$0$0$0
Temporarily restricted$0$0$0$0$0
Permanently restricted$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$1,147,809$456,824$302,317$381,223$382,702
 
Revenues and expenses
 
Revenue20192018201720162015
Total contributions$1,703,666$1,416,432$1,057,670$1,004,877$1,051,065
Program service revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$106$1,607($113,142)$818$14
Other revenue$64,591$88,719$68,610$116,050$74,771
Total other revenue$64,697$90,326($44,532)$116,868$74,785
Total revenue$1,768,363$1,506,758$1,013,138$1,121,745$1,125,850
 
Expenses20192018201720162015
Program services$1,224,070$824,579$629,770$619,279$539,466
Management and general$241,254$527,672$461,880$503,945$438,839
Fundraising$0$0$0$0$0
Total expenses$1,465,324$1,352,251$1,091,650$1,123,224$978,305
 
Change in net assets20192018201720162015
Surplus (deficit)$303,039$154,507($78,512)($1,479)$147,545
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$303,039$154,507($78,512)($1,479)$147,545

Compensation

NameTitleCompensation
Bruce MetcalfCEO$40,600
Bettie StephensTreasurer$26,694

Compensation data as of: 6/30/2019


Response from ministry

No response has been provided by this ministry.


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: info@ministrywatch.com


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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