Butte Rescue Mission

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The Butte Rescue Mission serves seven counties in Montana: Jefferson, Madison, Butte Sliver Bow, Beaverhead, Powell, Granite & Deer Lodge. The Butte Rescue Mission is a privately funded 501(c)(3) non-profit organization chartered in the state of Montana. This Mission relies almost entirely upon the private donations of those living in Southwest Montana to run it's programs.

Contact information

Mailing address:
Butte Rescue Mission
610 E Platinum St.
Butte, MT 59701

Website: butterescuemission.org

Phone: 406-782-0925

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 810410116

CEO/President: Syd and Brayton Erickson

Chairman: Patty Clements

Board size: 8

Founder: Dallas Doyle

Ruling year: 1984

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: No

Member of ECFA since:


To meet the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of all homeless men, women and children. The Butte Rescue Mission is a safe place to heal in a loving and supportive environment for anyone experiencing homelessness.

Mission statement

Partnering with Southwest Montana to feed, clothe, shelter and restore hope to those in need through the life changing power of Jesus Christ.

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Rescue Missions/Homeless Shelters

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating644 of 102287 of 155
Fund acquisition rating131 of 102514 of 155
Resource allocation rating710 of 102599 of 155
Asset utilization rating921 of 1022146 of 155

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$0$0$0$50,648($5,832)
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$317,218$268,774$296,902($132,473)$58,644
Long-term investments$0$0$0$5,060$5,060
Fixed assets$2,177,787$1,866,452$176,591$0$0
Other long-term assets$0$7,448$385,233$345,684$41,892
Total long-term assets$2,177,787$1,873,900$561,824$350,744$46,952
Total assets$2,495,005$2,142,674$858,726$218,271$105,596
Payables and accrued expenses$56,155$0$0($2,046)($608)
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$56,456($770)
Total current liabilities$56,155$0$0$54,410($1,378)
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$366,437$363,807$0$39,796$30,465
Total long-term liabilities$366,437$363,807$0$39,796$30,465
Total liabilities$422,592$363,807$0$94,206$29,087
Net assets20202019201820172016
Without donor restrictions$0$0$0$178,323$178,323
With donor restrictions$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$2,072,413$1,778,867$858,726$124,065$76,509
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$1,090,215$1,220,340$1,098,034$194,056$93,506
Program service revenue$62,869$114,990$124,010$108,172$115,079
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$8,064$0$0$0$0
Other revenue($21,842)$21,483$0$131,649$35,424
Total other revenue$49,091$136,473$124,010$239,821$150,503
Total revenue$1,139,306$1,356,813$1,222,044$433,877$244,009
Program services$583,471$387,382$227,739$0$0
Management and general$163,542$181,078$137,754$0$0
Total expenses$773,979$602,540$365,493$0$0
Change in net assets20202019201820172016
Surplus (deficit)$365,327$754,273$856,551$433,877$244,009
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$365,327$754,273$856,551$433,877$244,009


Brayton EricksonExecutive Director$35,568
Sydne EricksonExecutive Director$35,568

Compensation data as of: 12/31/2020

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The information below was provided to MinistryWatch by the ministry itself. It was last updated 4/27/2022. To update the information below, please email: [email protected]


1976: The Butte Rescue Mission is founded by Dallas Doyle and located on Copper St. 1977: The Mission moves to 1204 E. Second St.

1979: Articles of Incorporation were filed with the state. 2017: After 40 years the BRM closed its doors at the 1204 E. Second St. location.

2018: BRM purchases property for the new Center of Hope facility at 610 E. Platinum St.

2019: The Mission opens up a low barrier shelter.

Program accomplishments

607 people supported last year
17,225 nights of shelter
66 people acquired stable housing
69,303 meals served in 2021