Kokomo Rescue Mission

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Kokomo Rescue Mission is a Christian social service ministry providing Bible-based solutions to the problems of poverty and homelessness. The Mission provides both shelter and outreach services. Shelter is available for men and for women and children, with programs with programs that minister to body, mind and spirit. Outreach programs include a free public dining room open twice daily and family assistance programs providing free clothing and household items. Holiday outreach provides help to family at Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Contact information

Mailing address:
Kokomo Rescue Mission
PO Box 476
Kokomo, IN 46903-0476

Website: kokomorescuemission.org

Phone: (765) 456-3838

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 351104430

CEO/President: Van C. Taylor

Chairman: Mike Fox

Board size: 15


Ruling year: 1978

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 06/30

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 1997


The vision of Kokomo Rescue Mission is to see the homeless, hungry, and hurting achieve wholeness through its Christ-centered programs and services.

Mission statement

Kokomo Rescue Mission exists to proclaim the Good News and demonstrate the compassion of Jesus Christ to the homeless, hungry, and hurting in North Central Indiana.

Statement of faith

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Rescue Missions/Homeless Shelters

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating882 of 1076117 of 143
Fund acquisition rating780 of 1077111 of 143
Resource allocation rating934 of 1077123 of 143
Asset utilization rating539 of 107681 of 143

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$1,275,819$166,086$490,432$160,708$173,461
Short-term investments$16,048$12,974$13,154$13,080$16,153
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$2,586,769$1,186,419$1,001,773$763,512$698,777
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$2,936,494$3,028,263$2,383,892$2,464,779$2,573,772
Other long-term assets$0$0$571,139$8,693$0
Total long-term assets$2,936,494$3,028,263$2,955,031$2,473,472$2,573,772
Total assets$5,523,263$4,214,682$3,956,804$3,236,984$3,272,549
Payables and accrued expenses$78,945$81,874$65,515$46,246$46,064
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$78,945$81,874$65,515$46,246$46,064
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$0$201,000$0$0$0
Total long-term liabilities$0$201,000$0$0$0
Total liabilities$78,945$282,874$65,515$46,246$46,064
Net assets20212020201920182017
Without donor restrictions$4,729,496$3,213,670$3,295,228$3,016,086$3,088,437
With donor restrictions$714,822$718,138$596,061$174,652$138,048
Net assets$5,444,318$3,931,808$3,891,289$3,190,738$3,226,485
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$3,365,626$2,940,630$2,994,036$2,338,714$2,484,570
Program service revenue$86,334$83,713$100,338$127,346$91,585
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$1,535($23,948)$2,296$912$142
Other revenue$41,556$22,844$255,733$16,306$21,496
Total other revenue$129,425$82,609$358,367$144,564$113,223
Total revenue$3,495,051$3,023,239$3,352,403$2,483,278$2,597,793
Program services$2,006,531$2,234,280$2,030,921$1,929,025$1,980,407
Management and general$350,762$355,403$272,776$257,204$262,300
Total expenses$2,842,848$2,980,710$2,650,970$2,519,590$2,559,798
Change in net assets20212020201920182017
Surplus (deficit)$652,203$42,529$701,433($36,312)$37,995
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$652,203$42,529$701,433($36,312)$37,995


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Program accomplishments

31,336 nights of shelter provided for our homeless neighbors

87,423 meals served to hungry men, women, and children

503 different men and women, and an additional 54 different children were assisted at our three shelters for men, women and women with children.