SHELTER FROM THE STORM MINISTRIES INC

Address
PO BOX 152
SUN PRAIRIE, WI 535900152
Contact
Website: http://www.sftsm.org
Phone: +1 (608) 556-2266
Nonprofit
NTEE: L41 - Homeless, Temporary Shelter For
EIN: 47-1676099

Mission

OUR MISSION IS TO PROVIDE RELIEF, REHABILITATION, AND DEVELOPMENT THROUGH SHELTER, TRAINING, OPPORTUNITY, RELATIONSHIP, MENTORING, AND SUPPORT.
 201620152014
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2014
Subsection code03
PF filing required0  
Metropolitan statistical area4720
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$0.00  
Number of employees00 
Number of people compensated >$100k0  
Number of volunteers300250 
Number of highly compensated contractors0  
Personnel
Ackley, Angela
TitleSECRETARYSecretarySecretary
Name of key/compensated personANGELA ACKLEYANGELA ACKLEYAngela Ackley
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  
Current officerTrueTrue 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  True
Average hours per week working for org10.0010.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Bennett, Hope
TitleVICE PRESIDENTVice PresidentVice President
Name of key/compensated personHOPE BENNETTHOPE BENNETTHope Bennett
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  
Current officerTrueTrue 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  True
Average hours per week working for org30.0010.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Colette, Dee
Title  Member at Large
Name of key/compensated person  Dee Dee Colette
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  True
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00
Erickson, Steve
TitleDIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated personSTEVE ERICKSON  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  
Average hours per week working for org5.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Gleiter, Sylvia
Title  Member at Large
Name of key/compensated person  Sylvia Gleiter
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  True
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00
Martin, Patrick
Title TreasurerTreasurer
Name of key/compensated person PATRICK MARTINPatrick Martin
Position of compensated person
Current officer True 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  True
Average hours per week working for org 10.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 
Martin, Rick
TitleTREASURER  
Name of key/compensated personRICK MARTIN  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  
Current officerTrue  
Average hours per week working for org10.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Nelson, Ardie
Title  Member at Large
Name of key/compensated person  Ardie Nelson
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  True
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00
Pomering, Tricia
Title  Member at Large
Name of key/compensated person  Tricia Pomering
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  True
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00
Whiteaker, Cynthia
TitlePRESIDENTPresidentPresident
Name of key/compensated personCYNTHIA WHITEAKERCYNTHIA WHITEAKERCynthia Whiteaker
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  
Current officerTrueTrue 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  True
Average hours per week working for org30.0020.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Wolfgram, Julie
Title  Member at Large
Name of key/compensated person  Julie Wolfgram
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  True
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesOUR MISSION IS TO PROVIDE RELIEF, REHABILITATION, AND DEVELOPMENT THROUGH SHELTER, TRAINING, OPPORTUNITY, RELATIONSHIP, MENTORING, AND SUPPORT.Provide relief rehabilitation and development through Shelter Training Opportunity Relationship Mentoring and Support 
Primary exempt purpose  The mission of Shelter from the Storm Ministries of Sun Prairie is to provide relief, rehabilitation and development through: SHELTER: Finding housing for those facing homelessness TRAINING: Teaching life skills leading to independence OPPORTUNITY: Providing a network of community resources RELATIONSHIP: Connecting with God, self, others and creation MENTORING: Modeling with compassion and accountability SUPPORT: Encouraging through prayer, listening and leadership
Program service expenses, total$42,175.00$181,621.00$33,474.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
Purchased a building to house homeless women and children.
Program expenses $181,621.00 
Program description Purchased a building to house homeless women and children. 
SHELTER FROM THE STORM MINISTRIES (SFTSM) IS A FAITH-BASED ORGANIZATION REPRESENTED AND SUPPORTED BY MULTIPLE CHURCHES, BUSINESSES BIG AND SMALL, AND MANY PEOPLE WHO CONTRIBUTE AND VOLUNTEER FROM OUR COMMUNITY. OUR MISSION IS "TRANSFORMATION THROUGH SHELTER, SUPPORT, AND HOPE" FOR HOMELESS FAMILIES IN SUN PRAIRIE, WISCONSIN. SFTSM IS CURRENTLY REMODELING A TWO-STORY BUILDING THAT WILL INCLUDE 11 FAMILY SUITES TO SLEEP UP TO 6 PEOPLE. EACH UNIT WILL HAVE A PRIVATE BATHROOM AND FULLY FURNISHED KITCHENETTE. THE LARGE COMMUNITY AND FAMILY GATHERING ROOM WILL BRING OUR CLIENTS TOGETHER TO BUILD RELATIONSHIPS. OUR INSIDE PLAYROOM AND OUTSIDE PLAYGROUND WILL OFFER A VARIETY OF RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES. THE REMODEL IS SUPPORTED BY COMMITMENTS FROM MORE THAN 25 CONTRACTORS EACH WORKING TO ACCOMPLISH VARIOUS ASPECTS OF THE PROJECT. IN ADDITION, APPROXIMATELY 75 COMMUNITY PARTNERS HAVE MADE MONETARY DONATIONS FROM $1,000 TO $75,000 OR ABOVE THAT WILL BE RECOGNIZED ON THE DONOR WALL UPON COMPLETION OF THE SHELTER.
Program expenses$42,175.00  
Program descriptionSHELTER FROM THE STORM MINISTRIES (SFTSM) IS A FAITH-BASED ORGANIZATION REPRESENTED AND SUPPORTED BY MULTIPLE CHURCHES, BUSINESSES BIG AND SMALL, AND MANY PEOPLE WHO CONTRIBUTE AND VOLUNTEER FROM OUR COMMUNITY. OUR MISSION IS "TRANSFORMATION THROUGH SHELTER, SUPPORT, AND HOPE" FOR HOMELESS FAMILIES IN SUN PRAIRIE, WISCONSIN. SFTSM IS CURRENTLY REMODELING A TWO-STORY BUILDING THAT WILL INCLUDE 11 FAMILY SUITES TO SLEEP UP TO 6 PEOPLE. EACH UNIT WILL HAVE A PRIVATE BATHROOM AND FULLY FURNISHED KITCHENETTE. THE LARGE COMMUNITY AND FAMILY GATHERING ROOM WILL BRING OUR CLIENTS TOGETHER TO BUILD RELATIONSHIPS. OUR INSIDE PLAYROOM AND OUTSIDE PLAYGROUND WILL OFFER A VARIETY OF RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES. THE REMODEL IS SUPPORTED BY COMMITMENTS FROM MORE THAN 25 CONTRACTORS EACH WORKING TO ACCOMPLISH VARIOUS ASPECTS OF THE PROJECT. IN ADDITION, APPROXIMATELY 75 COMMUNITY PARTNERS HAVE MADE MONETARY DONATIONS FROM $1,000 TO $75,000 OR ABOVE THAT WILL BE RECOGNIZED ON THE DONOR WALL UPON COMPLETION OF THE SHELTER.  
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$260,083.00$101,382.00$85,514.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$257,594.00$98,221.00$94,809.00
Revenue from noncash contributions$4,000.00  
Investment income, current yr$0.00$100.00$0.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$257,594.00$98,221.00 
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00 
Other revenue, current yr$2,489.00$3,061.00 
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00  
Program service revenue (total) $0.00$0.00
Gross receipts$274,830.00$113,033.00 
Sources of contributions
Revenue from fundraising events$6,903.00  
Revenue from all other contributions$250,691.00$98,221.00 
Other types of revenue
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments $100.00 
Net rental income $0.00$0.00
Net income from fundraising events$2,489.00$3,061.00 
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$51,018.00$39,037.00 
Total functional expenses: program service $42,175.00$0.00 
Total functional expenses: management and general$5,340.00$39,037.00 
Total functional expenses: fundraising$3,503.00$0.00 
Fees for services
Legal fees (total)$2,337.00$6,923.00 
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00 
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$933,160.00$405,480.00$68,273.00
Total assets, beginning of year$405,480.00$68,273.00$2,176.00
Total liabilities$593,477.00$274,862.00$0.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$274,862.00 $0.00
Pledges & accounts receivable, net $10,000.00 
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$339,683.00  
Net assets$339,683.00$130,618.00$68,273.00
Net assets, beginning of year$130,618.00$68,273.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing$97,085.00$30,618.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$30,618.00$68,273.00 
Loans and other payables to key persons$6,000.00  
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$209,065.00$62,345.00 
Advertising (total)$5,012.00  
Secured mortgages and notes payable$587,477.00$274,862.00 
Total net assets or fund balances$339,683.00$130,618.00 
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members54 
Number of independent voting members54 
Cash accounting TrueTrue
Accrual accountingTrue  
Tax year start date2016-01-012015-01-012014-01-01
Tax year end date2016-12-012015-12-012014-12-01
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Outstanding loan to key person or disqualified personTrue  
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990EZ
Reason for form submission
Amended returnTrue  
Date e-filing submitted2018-09-242016-10-032015-07-06
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.12014v5.0
Filing identifier201822139349300242201631349349302738201531259349201043
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