Fairhaven Rescue Mission

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Serving the Homeless and Disadvantaged in the Northern Kentucky / Greater Cincinnati area.

Contact information

Mailing address:
Fairhaven Rescue Mission
260 Pike Street
Covington, KY 41011

Website: fairhavenmission.org

Phone: 859-491-1027

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 311099653

CEO/President: Alan Johnson

Chairman: Tracy O'Keefe

Board size: 7


Ruling year: 1984

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: No

Member of ECFA since:


The homeless and hurting depend on Fairhaven to meet their physical and spiritual needs ... many have no one else. They come here looking for a helping hand and a loving heart - someone to care.

Mission statement

To provide for the physical and spiritual needs of disadvantaged men, women, and children of northern Kentucky.

Statement of faith

We believe in one God, eternally existing Father, Son and Holy Spirit.

We believe in the virgin birth and absolute Deity of Jesus Christ.

We believe that Jesus Christ died on the cross as a substitutionary sacrifice for our sins and that His shed blood is the only means for the remission of sins.

We believe that the Scripture of the Old and New Testaments are the inspired Word of God and that they are the supreme, final and only authority of faith and life.

We believe that man was created by God in God's image; he sinned as recorded in Genesis, causing physical and spiritual death.

We believe sin entered into the world by Adam and as a result, the entire human race is born with a sinful nature and spiritually dead.

We believe that when a person receives by faith the Lord Jesus Christ, the Holy Spirit regenerates that person into the family of God.

We believe in a future Heaven for the saved and that it is not obtained as the result of good works, but we believe in the maintenance of good works, and holy living as a result of salvation.

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Rescue Missions/Homeless Shelters

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating136 of 109716 of 145
Fund acquisition rating317 of 109935 of 145
Resource allocation rating239 of 109925 of 145
Asset utilization rating273 of 109735 of 145

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$0$0$0$0$0
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$1,016,865$1,336,234$1,225,484$1,151,579$1,200,998
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$387,839$131,749$153,260$157,499$173,450
Other long-term assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total long-term assets$387,839$131,749$153,260$157,499$173,450
Total assets$1,404,704$1,467,983$1,378,744$1,309,078$1,374,448
Payables and accrued expenses$54,383$38,162$46,256$49,835$92,464
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$54,383$38,162$46,256$49,835$92,464
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total long-term liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total liabilities$54,383$38,162$46,256$49,835$92,464
Net assets20222021202020192018
Without donor restrictions$1,350,321$1,429,821$1,332,488$1,259,243$1,281,984
With donor restrictions$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$1,350,321$1,429,821$1,332,488$1,259,243$1,281,984
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$1,328,899$1,224,464$1,261,779$1,327,755$1,392,551
Program service revenue$17,590$20,232$7,493$21,400$21,956
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$6,419$2,045$5,554$15,672$12,729
Other revenue$14,483$14,142$7,469$9,129$11,296
Total other revenue$38,492$36,419$20,516$46,201$45,981
Total revenue$1,367,391$1,260,883$1,282,295$1,373,956$1,438,532
Program services$1,200,660$926,896$980,103$1,190,290$1,301,702
Management and general$133,611$129,785$140,512$120,867$129,170
Total expenses$1,427,817$1,159,926$1,218,408$1,408,008$1,561,618
Change in net assets20222021202020192018
Surplus (deficit)($60,426)$100,957$63,887($34,052)($123,086)
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets($60,426)$100,957$63,887($34,052)($123,086)


Alan JohnsonExecutive Director-Interim$64,658

Compensation data as of: 12/31/2022

Response from ministry

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The information below was provided to MinistryWatch by the ministry itself. It was last updated 4/28/2023. To update the information below, please email: [email protected]


Incorporated in 1984, Fairhaven Rescue Mission serves the Northern Kentucky / Greater Cincinnati area. Filling a vital community role, Fairhaven Rescue Mission provides Christ-centered programs and services that respond to the physical, spiritual and emotional needs of homeless and hurting men, women and children.

Program accomplishments

4,259 shelter nights
20,212 meals served
1,880 individuals received groceries
1,317 clothing vouchers distributed