City Mission of Schenectady

The information on this page was last updated 4/13/2023. If you see errors or omissions, please email: [email protected]


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

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 141403652

CEO/President: Mr. Michael Saccocio

Chairman: Stephen Skinner

Board size: 10


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 rating529 of 110268 of 140
Fund acquisition rating385 of 110351 of 140
Resource allocation rating488 of 110351 of 140
Asset utilization rating744 of 1102102 of 140

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$289,522$448,920$671,297$738,265$763,701
Short-term investments$2,039,227$2,340,836$1,747,165$1,694,354$1,556,450
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$9,392,424$9,413,836$7,239,293$5,968,959$5,732,762
Long-term investments$847,479$912,285$912,285$912,285$912,285
Fixed assets$9,526,123$8,944,713$7,784,697$7,240,163$5,942,680
Other long-term assets$14,040$17,736$0$0$2,150
Total long-term assets$10,387,642$9,874,734$8,696,982$8,152,448$6,857,115
Total assets$19,780,066$19,288,570$15,936,275$14,121,407$12,589,877
Payables and accrued expenses$203,422$465,644$266,243$288,817$212,347
Other current liabilities$3,650$3,884$2,000$12,517$42,260
Total current liabilities$207,072$469,528$268,243$301,334$254,607
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$157,816$135,712$134,371$125,745$133,427
Total long-term liabilities$216,680$135,712$134,371$215,676$713,730
Total liabilities$423,752$605,240$402,614$517,010$968,337
Net assets20222021202020192018
Without donor restrictions$17,692,690$17,296,195$14,523,304$12,249,297$10,577,668
With donor restrictions$1,663,624$1,387,135$1,010,357$1,355,100$1,043,872
Net assets$19,356,314$18,683,330$15,533,661$13,604,397$11,621,540
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$7,131,791$8,373,083$6,258,486$6,263,004$6,510,705
Program service revenue$286,105$433,838$1,054,125$1,322,841$1,711,403
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$78,819($325,615)$43,119$73,727$43,251
Other revenue$115,613$126,063$39,577$141,849$122,300
Total other revenue$480,537$234,286$1,136,821$1,538,417$1,876,954
Total revenue$7,612,328$8,607,369$7,395,307$7,801,421$8,387,659
Program services$5,345,458$4,573,867$4,423,347$4,809,075$4,713,310
Management and general$626,652$630,582$633,390$591,702$566,428
Total expenses$6,573,428$5,714,541$5,574,874$5,853,693$5,709,616
Change in net assets20222021202020192018
Surplus (deficit)$1,038,900$2,892,828$1,820,433$1,947,728$2,678,043
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$1,038,900$2,892,828$1,820,433$1,947,728$2,678,043


Michael SaccocioCEO Executive Director$128,950
Timothy CastleCFO Associate Executive Director$116,351

Compensation data as of: 9/30/2022

Response from ministry

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The information below was provided to MinistryWatch by the ministry itself. It was last updated 4/13/2023. To update the information below, please email: [email protected]


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.