City Mission of Schenectady

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City Mission of Schenectady, founded in 1906, is dedicated to sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ in word and deed. Our ministries are seeking to comprehensively meet the needs of the poor in a manner that dignifies and strengthens the individual, the family, and the community.

Contact information

Mailing address:
City Mission of Schenectady
PO Box 760
Schenectady, NY 12301


Phone: (518) 346-2275


Organization details

EIN: 141403652

CEO/President: Mr. Michael Saccocio

Chairman: Jim Dean

Board size: 8


Ruling year: 1953

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 09/30

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 1987


The purpose of City Mission of Schenectady is to establish and maintain programs and ministries that address the physical, social and spiritual needs of the poor as well as those who are under-resourced.

Mission statement

Our goal is to provide not only HELP for today, but HOPE for tomorrow. We want to help people who are in need right now by meeting basic needs like food, shelter and clothing. Providing these life essentials are at the core of who we are.
In addition, our hope is that we can do more than just meet basic needs... we want to transform lives. Together, we can help people begin to dream again and think about what they want their future story to look like.

Statement of faith

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Rescue Missions/Homeless Shelters

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating492 of 103180 of 161
Fund acquisition rating290 of 103338 of 161
Resource allocation rating542 of 103380 of 161
Asset utilization rating678 of 1031119 of 161

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$448,920$671,297$738,265$763,701$395,455
Short-term investments$2,340,836$1,747,165$1,694,354$1,556,450$1,448,228
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$9,413,836$7,239,293$5,968,959$5,732,762$3,628,691
Long-term investments$912,285$912,285$912,285$912,285$0
Fixed assets$8,944,713$7,784,697$7,240,163$5,942,680$5,737,587
Other long-term assets$17,736$0$0$2,150$2,150
Total long-term assets$9,874,734$8,696,982$8,152,448$6,857,115$5,739,737
Total assets$19,288,570$15,936,275$14,121,407$12,589,877$9,368,428
Payables and accrued expenses$465,644$266,243$288,817$212,347$172,675
Other current liabilities$3,884$2,000$12,517$42,260$7,531
Total current liabilities$469,528$268,243$301,334$254,607$180,206
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$135,712$134,371$125,745$133,427$144,726
Total long-term liabilities$135,712$134,371$215,676$713,730$331,303
Total liabilities$605,240$402,614$517,010$968,337$511,509
Net assets20212020201920182017
Without donor restrictions$17,296,195$14,523,304$12,249,297$10,577,668$7,459,044
With donor restrictions$1,387,135$1,010,357$1,355,100$1,043,872$1,397,875
Net assets$18,683,330$15,533,661$13,604,397$11,621,540$8,856,919
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$8,373,083$6,258,486$6,263,004$6,510,705$2,654,776
Program service revenue$433,838$1,054,125$1,322,841$1,711,403$636,755
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income($325,615)$43,119$73,727$43,251($3,686)
Other revenue$126,063$39,577$141,849$122,300$140,955
Total other revenue$234,286$1,136,821$1,538,417$1,876,954$774,024
Total revenue$8,607,369$7,395,307$7,801,421$8,387,659$3,428,800
Program services$4,573,867$4,423,347$4,809,075$4,713,310$3,280,151
Management and general$630,582$633,390$591,702$566,428$356,336
Total expenses$5,714,541$5,574,874$5,853,693$5,709,616$3,882,316
Change in net assets20212020201920182017
Surplus (deficit)$2,892,828$1,820,433$1,947,728$2,678,043($453,516)
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$2,892,828$1,820,433$1,947,728$2,678,043($453,516)


Michael SaccocioCEO Executive Director$118,966
Timothy CastleCFO Associate Executive Director$117,117

Compensation data as of: 9/30/2021

Response from ministry

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Program accomplishments

We provide warm and safe shelter for nearly 100 men, women and children every night. We serve over 600 meals every day to our residents and individuals from the community.


City Mission relies on the generous support of businesses, churches, organizations and caring individuals likes you! Your donations help to provide help and hope to people in need in our community.