Founded in 1878

About Us


Helping the HUNGRY, Homeless and Hurting

Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization, EIN: 23-1352558. The Mission exists to minister in the name of Jesus Christ to the practical and spiritual needs of the disadvantaged in the Philadelphia area. Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission is committed to transparency in our daily operations. Each year, our financial statements are audited by Withum LLP.

ECFA Accredited

ECFA As a charter member of the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA), Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission meets the 7 Standards of Responsible Stewardship in the areas of governance, financial management, and  fundraising/stewardship.  Founded in 1979, ECFA provides accreditation to leading Christian nonprofit organizations that faithfully demonstrate compliance with established standards for financial accountability, transparency, fundraising, and board governance. The Christ-centered ministries accredited by ECFA include churches, denominations, educational institutions, rescue missions, camps, and many other types of tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organizations. Collectively, these organizations represent over $29 billion in annual revenue.

Donor Privacy Policy

Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission is committed to respecting the privacy of our donors. We have developed this privacy policy to ensure that donor information will not be shared with any third party, and to inform you of the way your information is used.

Information Collected

Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission collects and maintains the following types of information:

  • Contact information: name, complete address, phone number, email address, organization/church
  • Payment information for recurring gifts: credit card number and expiration date, and billing information
  • Shipping information: name, organization/church, complete address
  • Information you wish to share: questions, comments, suggestions
  • Your preferences for how we communicate with you: e.g., we will send periodic mailings related to specific fund-raising appeals, prayer concerns, and newsletters

Use of Information

Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission uses your information to understand your needs and provide you with better service. Specifically, we use your information to help you complete a donation transaction, communicate back to you, and update you on ministry happenings. Credit card numbers are used only for donation or payment processing and are not retained for other purposes. We use the comments you offer to provide you with information requested, and we take seriously each recommendation as to how we might improve communication.

No Sharing of Personal Information

Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission will not sell, rent, or lease your personal information to other organizations. We assure you that the identity of all our donors will be kept confidential. Use of donor information will be limited to the internal purposes of SBRM and only to further the ministry activities and purposes of SBRM.

Removing Your Name from Our Mailing List

It is our desire to not send unwanted mail to our donors. Please let us know if you wish to be removed from our mailing list or would like the amount of mail sent to you to be decreased. Contact:

Elizabeth Hefner

Director of Advancement (215) 922-6400 x1005

Unconditional Giving

Next Level Transitional Housing

In addition to meeting basic life needs for men, the Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission enables those men who are committed to a positive life change to address their problems through a 12-month transitional housing program

Group Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer opportunities for groups with Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission take place at our Center City and Germantown locations.

Get Help Now

Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission would like to come alongside you in this difficult stage of life. Be sure to visit the Mission at 13th and Vine or call our Homeless Services Team at (215) 922-6400 ext. 1050.

Financial Transparency

Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission is committed to transparency in our daily operations, as we seek to be wise stewards on behalf of our donors.

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