Nashville Rescue Mission

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Nashville Rescue Mission is a Christ-centered community committed to helping the hungry, homeless, and hurting by providing programs and services that focus on a person's entire life-physical, mental, spiritual, emotional, and social. We are devoted to restoring the whole person through a Christian approach that helps the homeless and addicted learn how much God loves them and gain the biblical insight they need to lead a productive life in and for Christ.

Contact information

Mailing address:
Nashville Rescue Mission
PO Box 24661
Nashville, TN 37202-4661


Phone: 615-255-2475

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 452424130

CEO/President: Rev. Glenn Cranfield

Chairman: Anvil Nelson

Board size: 20

Founder: Dr. Charles Fuller

Ruling year: 2011

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 09/30

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 1988


Nashville Rescue Mission gives life transformational hope to everyone who walks through our doors. It's why we say, "Hope Lives Here!"

Mission statement

Providing hope for today, hope for tomorrow, and hope for eternity to the hungry, homeless, and hurting.

Statement of faith

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Rescue Missions/Homeless Shelters

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating659 of 107683 of 143
Fund acquisition rating493 of 107769 of 143
Resource allocation rating803 of 107795 of 143
Asset utilization rating540 of 107682 of 143

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$8,066,198$2,215,440$218,437$210,983$305,188
Short-term investments$0$2,075$28,990$28,824$27,702
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$22,934,368$10,891,655$6,123,345$5,680,105$5,121,429
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$9,118,153$10,788,970$10,920,922$11,279,374$11,601,738
Other long-term assets$441,472$425,417$423,880$428,104$425,272
Total long-term assets$9,559,625$11,214,387$11,344,802$11,707,478$12,027,010
Total assets$32,493,993$22,106,042$17,468,147$17,387,583$17,148,439
Payables and accrued expenses$967,631$663,961$479,637$510,225$394,842
Other current liabilities$18,500$2,500$15,200$56,002$5,000
Total current liabilities$986,131$666,461$494,837$566,227$399,842
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$0$1,038,456$0$0$0
Total long-term liabilities$0$1,038,456$0$0$0
Total liabilities$986,131$1,704,917$494,837$566,227$399,842
Net assets20212020201920182017
Without donor restrictions$19,369,948$17,188,082$16,498,054$16,178,129$16,014,875
With donor restrictions$12,137,914$3,213,043$475,256$643,227$733,722
Net assets$31,507,862$20,401,125$16,973,310$16,821,356$16,748,597
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$29,284,734$18,947,507$14,888,240$14,171,338$14,526,469
Program service revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income($2,754,822)$100,432$116,283$145,179$58,388
Other revenue($111,487)($60,839)($69,266)($75,123)($100,316)
Total other revenue($2,866,309)$39,593$47,017$70,056($41,928)
Total revenue$26,418,425$18,987,100$14,935,257$14,241,394$14,484,541
Program services$11,295,291$11,803,568$10,914,131$10,380,290$10,101,775
Management and general$1,345,054$1,270,560$1,291,400$1,397,234$1,202,537
Total expenses$15,327,743$15,560,822$14,779,079$14,171,467$13,880,937
Change in net assets20212020201920182017
Surplus (deficit)$11,090,682$3,426,278$156,178$69,927$603,604
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$11,090,682$3,426,278$156,178$69,927$603,604


Glenn CranfieldPres/CEO$238,706
Norman HumberChief of Staff$156,578
Carrie SiqueirosVP of Ministries$120,808

Compensation data as of: 9/30/2021

Response from ministry

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The information below was provided to MinistryWatch by the ministry itself. It was last updated 10/19/2022. To update the information below, please email: [email protected]


Established in 1954, the Mission first opened its doors to provide food, clothing, and shelter to homeless men in Nashville. In 1968, services were expanded to include women and children. Today, the Mission serves over 800 men, women, and children on a daily basis. We are driven by the desire to share the Gospel, and we strive each day to spread this unending message of hope.

Program accomplishments

222,846 nights of shelter provided in 2021
406,975 meals served throughout 2021
131 families served in 2021