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Financial & Corporate Information

The Bowery Mission, Mont Lawn Camp, Mont Lawn City Camp, Mont Lawn Retreat Center, and Heartsease Home are part of the Christian Herald Association, Inc.

The Bowery Mission Chapel

Nonprofit Status

Christian Herald Association (EIN #13-1617086) and a related corporation, Christian Herald Housing Development Fund Corporation, are registered as 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit organizations with both the IRS and the State of New York.


Christian Herald Association is committed to use all contributions faithfully and wisely, and to make our financial reports readily available:

Read our Pledge of Accountability.

Learn more about recent accreditations and awards from Better Business Bureau, Guidestar and others.


Christian Herald Association is faith-based, but has never officially affiliated with or endorsed a particular church or denomination.  Learn more about our faith-based approach.

Christian Herald Association is a member of Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA), assuring you that we adhere to the highest standards of Christian stewardship and ethical financial practices.  Read our Pledge of Accountability.

The Bowery Mission is an accredited member of the Association of Gospel Rescue Missions.

The Bowery Mission, The Bowery Mission Transitional Center, The Bowery Mission Women's Center at Heartsease Home, Bowery Medical Services, Mont Lawn Camp and Mont Lawn City Camp are each an affiliate of Hope For New York

Mont Lawn Camp is accredited by the American Camp Association.