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: brm@butterescuemission.org

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 rating754 of 1022113 of 160
Fund acquisition rating159 of 102422 of 160
Resource allocation rating856 of 1024135 of 160
Asset utilization rating917 of 1022149 of 160

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$0$0$50,648($5,832)$0
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$268,774$296,902($132,473)$58,644$0
Long-term investments$0$0$5,060$5,060$0
Fixed assets$1,866,452$176,591$0$0$0
Other long-term assets$7,448$385,233$345,684$41,892$0
Total long-term assets$1,873,900$561,824$350,744$46,952$0
Total assets$2,142,674$858,726$218,271$105,596$0
Payables and accrued expenses$0$0($2,046)($608)$0
Other current liabilities$0$0$56,456($770)$0
Total current liabilities$0$0$54,410($1,378)$0
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$363,807$0$39,796$30,465$0
Total long-term liabilities$363,807$0$39,796$30,465$0
Total liabilities$363,807$0$94,206$29,087$0
Net assets20192018201720162015
Without donor restrictions$0$0$178,323$178,323$0
With donor restrictions$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$1,778,867$858,726$124,065$76,509$0
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$1,220,340$1,098,034$194,056$93,506$0
Program service revenue$114,990$124,010$108,172$115,079$90,943
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$0$0$0$0$8,509
Other revenue$21,483$0$131,649$35,424$32,037
Total other revenue$136,473$124,010$239,821$150,503$131,489
Total revenue$1,356,813$1,222,044$433,877$244,009$131,489
Program services$387,382$227,739$0$0$0
Management and general$181,078$137,754$0$0$0
Total expenses$602,540$365,493$0$0$0
Change in net assets20192018201720162015
Surplus (deficit)$754,273$856,551$433,877$244,009$131,489
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$754,273$856,551$433,877$244,009$131,489


Roxella LyonsExecutive Director$53,050

Compensation data as of: 12/31/2019

Response from ministry

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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: info@ministrywatch.com


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