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 rating404 of 111356 of 141
Fund acquisition rating370 of 111446 of 141
Resource allocation rating371 of 111447 of 141
Asset utilization rating687 of 111395 of 141

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$395,056$289,522$448,920$671,297$738,265
Short-term investments$4,039,680$2,039,227$2,340,836$1,747,165$1,694,354
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$10,081,396$9,392,424$9,413,836$7,239,293$5,968,959
Long-term investments$847,479$847,479$912,285$912,285$912,285
Fixed assets$9,783,733$9,526,123$8,944,713$7,784,697$7,240,163
Other long-term assets$7,021$14,040$17,736$0$0
Total long-term assets$10,638,233$10,387,642$9,874,734$8,696,982$8,152,448
Total assets$20,719,629$19,780,066$19,288,570$15,936,275$14,121,407
Payables and accrued expenses$221,123$203,422$465,644$266,243$288,817
Other current liabilities$10,506$3,650$3,884$2,000$12,517
Total current liabilities$231,629$207,072$469,528$268,243$301,334
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$158,926$157,816$135,712$134,371$125,745
Total long-term liabilities$195,926$216,680$135,712$134,371$215,676
Total liabilities$427,555$423,752$605,240$402,614$517,010
Net assets20232022202120202019
Without donor restrictions$18,412,689$17,692,690$17,296,195$14,523,304$12,249,297
With donor restrictions$1,879,385$1,663,624$1,387,135$1,010,357$1,355,100
Net assets$20,292,074$19,356,314$18,683,330$15,533,661$13,604,397
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$7,610,173$7,131,791$8,373,083$6,258,486$6,263,004
Program service revenue$310,953$286,105$433,838$1,054,125$1,322,841
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$139,756$78,819($325,615)$43,119$73,727
Other revenue$95,316$115,613$126,063$39,577$141,849
Total other revenue$546,025$480,537$234,286$1,136,821$1,538,417
Total revenue$8,156,198$7,612,328$8,607,369$7,395,307$7,801,421
Program services$6,087,435$5,345,458$4,573,867$4,423,347$4,809,075
Management and general$658,596$626,652$630,582$633,390$591,702
Total expenses$7,352,834$6,573,428$5,714,541$5,574,874$5,853,693
Change in net assets20232022202120202019
Surplus (deficit)$803,364$1,038,900$2,892,828$1,820,433$1,947,728
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$803,364$1,038,900$2,892,828$1,820,433$1,947,728


Michael SaccocioCEO Executive Director$131,606
Timothy CastleCFO Associate Executive Director$122,947

Compensation data as of: 9/30/2023

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.