Muncie Mission Ministries

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Muncie Mission Ministries is a faith-based agency that has brought hope and healing to the homeless and needy of Delaware County for over 80 years, with God's guidance and enabling.

Contact information

Mailing address:
Muncie Mission Ministries
1725 S Liberty St
Muncie, IN 47302


Phone: 765-288-9122

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 350869061

CEO/President: Frank Baldwin

Chairman: James Rosema

Board size: 11

Founder: Rev. Eddie Thomas

Ruling year: 1937

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: No

Member of ECFA since:


The Muncie Mission is a faith-based agency that provides compassionate services on an immediate and/or long-term basis to the homeless and very poor of east central Indiana.

Mission statement

Our purpose, to the glory of God, is to provide compassionate Rescue services on an immediate and/or long-term basis to the poor and needy of Muncie and East Central Indiana.

Statement of faith

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Rescue Missions/Homeless Shelters

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating1015 of 1092135 of 144
Fund acquisition rating748 of 1095106 of 144
Resource allocation rating1009 of 1095131 of 144
Asset utilization rating906 of 1092129 of 144

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$121,889$132,014$152,628$121,490$106,690
Short-term investments$1,497,225$571,530$420,263$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$2,367,552$1,791,752$1,191,567$1,043,458$643,917
Long-term investments$35,829$30,559$149,144$268,497$431,958
Fixed assets$5,124,663$4,706,282$4,746,304$4,804,746$4,877,147
Other long-term assets$350$780$1,780$1,780$1,780
Total long-term assets$5,160,842$4,737,621$4,897,228$5,075,023$5,310,885
Total assets$7,528,394$6,529,373$6,088,795$6,118,481$5,954,802
Payables and accrued expenses$87,171$75,419$53,983$100,651$97,886
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$87,171$75,419$53,983$100,651$97,886
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$10,333$0$0$0$0
Total long-term liabilities$10,333$0$0$0$0
Total liabilities$97,504$75,419$53,983$100,651$97,886
Net assets20212020201920182017
Without donor restrictions$7,153,691$6,353,473$5,845,401$5,728,000$5,786,999
With donor restrictions$277,199$100,481$189,411$289,830$69,917
Net assets$7,430,890$6,453,954$6,034,812$6,017,830$5,856,916
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$1,478,613$1,312,713$858,508$968,882$715,577
Program service revenue$388,737$202,342$230,887$226,558$229,734
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$210,581$16,888$7,887$1,831$2,076
Other revenue$1,036,201$735,645$749,158$751,613$691,410
Total other revenue$1,635,519$954,875$987,932$980,002$923,220
Total revenue$3,114,132$2,267,588$1,846,440$1,948,884$1,638,797
Program services$1,317,407$1,189,314$1,206,274$1,292,535$1,126,139
Management and general$473,812$455,673$437,560$387,363$302,767
Total expenses$2,075,913$1,898,220$1,854,039$1,884,344$1,655,329
Change in net assets20212020201920182017
Surplus (deficit)$1,038,219$369,368($7,599)$64,540($16,532)
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$1,038,219$369,368($7,599)$64,540($16,532)


Frank F BaldwinExecutive Di$102,917

Compensation data as of: 12/31/2021

Response from ministry

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The information below was provided to MinistryWatch by the ministry itself. It was last updated 6/16/2023. To update the information below, please email: [email protected]


Muncie Mission has been in operation for 90 years. In the 1930s, Rev. Eddie Thomas opened the mission in the basement of the old First Baptist Church for the men, women, and children who were in need of food and shelter during the Great Depression. In 1935, Muncie Mission was able to acquire the Alva Kitselman building on South Mulberry to function as the primary location for the Mission. The Mission became incorporated that same year and its first Board of Directors was elected.

In September of 2014, Ray and Paula Raines retired after 29 years. As the Raines' came to the end of their time at the Mission, Frank and Anna Baldwin's path began. Frank, with a deep background in both business and ministry, was voted unanimously by the Board to be the next Director. Anna uses her experience and skills (with people and organization) as Human Resources Director and Director of Kitchen Services.

Over the years, we were able to grow more and more, offering more programs and services to the community. We started our long-running chain of Attic Window stores, developed the recycling program, and started serving free community lunches to families in need.

Throughout the years, the Mission has moved locations, but it has always stayed in Muncie, where its operations remain focused on Muncie and East Central Indiana communities. After a successful Capital Campaign, we were able to break ground in 2006 on a brand-new facility at its current location of 1725 S. Liberty Street that would better accommodate the needs of the Men's Service as well as stand as the new corporate office for the Mission. We moved into the new facility in November of 2008, and opened the facility to the community in January of 2009. We have been blessed to maintain operations in this incredible building ever since.

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