Carriage Town Ministries

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CTM provides compassion to those with acute needs for housing and food and a longer term "get back on your feet" residential program with spiritual, educational, and work service training for those ready and willing to work toward productive lives.

Contact information

Mailing address:
Carriage Town Ministries
605 Garland St
Flint, MI 48503


Phone: (810) 233-8787

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 381443378

CEO/President: Rev. Dr. Dallas Gatlin

Chairman: Mrs. Sharon Fouts

Board size: 8


Ruling year: 1967

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 1986


Mission statement

Our mission is to provide help, hope and the Good News to our community through the skills and means of God's people and the transforming power of Christ's love.

Statement of faith

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Rescue Missions/Homeless Shelters

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating415 of 102570 of 154
Fund acquisition rating389 of 102761 of 154
Resource allocation rating359 of 102753 of 154
Asset utilization rating644 of 1025107 of 154

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$229,767$123,685$139,674$216,936$717,368
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$3,324,962$1,872,986$1,985,879$1,868,586$1,766,691
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$4,335,097$4,475,948$4,310,023$3,788,568$3,795,796
Other long-term assets$80,261$76,938$68,235$79,103$74,217
Total long-term assets$4,415,358$4,552,886$4,378,258$3,867,671$3,870,013
Total assets$7,740,320$6,425,872$6,364,137$5,736,257$5,636,704
Payables and accrued expenses$48,546$39,829$194,802$41,644$73,096
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$48,546$39,829$194,802$41,644$73,096
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$199,600$0$0$0$376,010
Total long-term liabilities$199,600$0$0$0$376,010
Total liabilities$248,146$39,829$194,802$41,644$449,106
Net assets20202019201820172016
Without donor restrictions$6,797,329$6,155,206$5,838,773$5,106,558$4,465,804
With donor restrictions$694,845$230,837$330,562$588,055$721,794
Net assets$7,492,174$6,386,043$6,169,335$5,694,613$5,187,598
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$3,813,652$2,801,314$3,062,938$3,046,409$2,478,232
Program service revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$3,732$21,864$16,338$13,009$6,055
Other revenue$15,247$11,189$4,812$9,157$4,206
Total other revenue$18,979$33,053$21,150$22,166$10,261
Total revenue$3,832,631$2,834,367$3,084,088$3,068,575$2,488,493
Program services$2,287,905$2,256,308$2,153,886$2,074,970$2,027,102
Management and general$145,135$125,548$142,778$170,801$142,389
Total expenses$2,730,203$2,626,362$2,600,778$2,568,726$2,433,855
Change in net assets20202019201820172016
Surplus (deficit)$1,102,428$208,005$483,310$499,849$54,638
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$1,102,428$208,005$483,310$499,849$54,638


Dallas GatlinExecutive Di$75,000

Compensation data as of: 12/31/2020

Response from ministry

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We began in 1950 as the Flint Rescue Mission on the banks of the Flint River at Grand Traverse Street. We've been led by Jon Schaich, Jerry Peaster, Bob Sweeney, Lois St. Clair and now Dr. Dallas Gatlin...Only 5 directors in 70 years! We've been supported throughout those years by faithful churches and individuals who recognize the calling of Matthew 25 to ministers to the hungry, the thirsty and the individuals in need of a place to stay.

Today we are a campus of learning and restoration in Flint's historic Carriage Town neighborhood. Visitors and residents find a haven of safety and acceptance, learning and responsibility, structure and productivity...A place to find a new birth, a sense of purpose for today and hope for tomorrow.

Program accomplishments

At Carriage Town Ministries we cook up three meals a day for up to 134 men, women and children. Our facility is now undergoing a kitchen renovation that will allow us to better serve the hungry and homeless, plus there will be added upgrades for Blueline Donuts! We are excited for the opportunity to better serve our community and residents.