EIN 38-1410467

Mel Trotter Ministries (MTM)

IRS 501(c) type
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NTEE code, primary
Mel Trotter Ministries provides computer-based learning, and work training, shelter, food, clothing, education, biblical studies and more for men, women and children in need throughout our community.
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Program areas at MTM

In 2023 (fy), the Ministries provided the following to disadvantaged in west Michigan: provided bed nights for 4,440 men, women, and children; served 194,310 hot meals, an average of 3,737 per week and 534 per day; received food donated for our food programs, value at $2,464,898.70; provided medical, vision, chiropractic, legal, and dental clinics; moved 319 people into transitional housing; diverted 276 families from homelessness; helped 365 people secure employment; connected 249 people through street outreach.
Thrift stores provided affordable clothing and household goods at 6 thrift store locations in west Michigan.

Who funds Mel Trotter Ministries (MTM)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Lilly EndowmentChristian Parenting &caregiving Init$1,250,000
National Christian Foundation / Natl Christian Charitable FDN IncGrowth$644,031
The David and Carol Van Andel Family FoundationChristian Institutions$500,000
...and 79 more grants received totalling $4,837,937

Personnel at MTM

Dennis VankampenInterim Chief Executive Officer$127,614
Dennis van KampenChief Executive Officer$168,172
Syd HarveyChief Operations Officer
Gordon OostingChief Financial Officer$95,521
Adrienne GoodstalChief Advocacy and Engagement Officer
...and 23 more key personnel

Financials for MTM

RevenuesFYE 06/2023
Total grants, contributions, etc.$18,681,911
Program services$523,458
Investment income and dividends$80,684
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$97,877
Net income from fundraising events$-93,274
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$3,518,891
Miscellaneous revenues$82,987
Total revenues$22,892,534

Form 990s for MTM

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2023-062024-02-14990View PDF
2022-062023-05-03990View PDF
2021-062022-02-23990View PDF
2020-062021-04-13990View PDF
2019-062020-10-07990View PDF
...and 9 more Form 990s

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Data update history
June 5, 2024
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2023
May 22, 2024
Updated personnel
Identified 4 new personnel
May 20, 2024
Used new vendors
Identified 5 new vendors, including , , , , and
May 18, 2024
Received grants
Identified 5 new grant, including a grant for $50,000 from Edp Foundation
January 3, 2024
Received grants
Identified 25 new grant, including a grant for $644,031 from National Christian Foundation / Natl Christian Charitable FDN Inc
Nonprofit Types
Housing and shelter organizationsHeadquarter / parent organizationsCharities
ReligiousChristianFundraising eventsReceives government fundingEndowed supportCommunity engagement / volunteeringFundraising races, competitions, and tournamentsTax deductible donationsAccepts online donations
General information
225 Commerce Ave SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Metro area
Grand Rapids-Kentwood, MI
Kent County, MI
Website URL
(616) 454-8249
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
X20: Christian
NAICS code, primary
62422: Community Housing Services
Parent/child status
Central organization
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