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Food For The Poor
6401 Lyons Road
Coconut Creek, FL 33073
tel: (800) 427-9104
fax: (954) 570-7654
EIN: 59-2174510

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Board Leadership

P. Todd Kennedy


Robin Mahfood
President, CEO

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International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

Food For The Poor

Serving the poorest of the poor

(out of 100)
Overall 84.35 3 stars
  Financial 78.08 2 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 4 stars
This rating was published 11/01/2015 using data for FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial Performance Metrics (Data from FY2014 990)
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
  Administrative Expenses 0.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Primary Revenue Growth -0.9%
  Program Expenses Growth -1.6%
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.02
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Food For The Poor on the FY2014 990 they filed with the IRS

Income Statement     (FYE 12/2014)

   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $906,258,244
   Federated Campaigns $399,845
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,271,547
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $4,521,554
Total Contributions $912,451,190
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $912,451,190
   Other Revenue $281,504
TOTAL REVENUE $912,732,694
   Program Expenses $873,606,211
   Administrative Expenses $7,630,451
   Fundraising Expenses $31,937,491
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-441,459
Net Assets $23,499,188


Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 12/2014)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$395,664 0.04% Robin G. Mahfood President, CEO


Food For The Poor (FFP) ministers to spiritually renew impoverished people throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. Established in 1982, FFP's goals are to improve the health, economic, social and spiritual conditions of the men, women and children we serve. Food For The Poor raises funds and provides direct relief assistance to the poor, usually by purchasing specifically requested materials and distributing them through the churches and charity organizations already operating in areas of need. Since its founding FFP has distributed more than 63,000 tractor-trailer loads of aid to the poor. We have also built more than 84,000 housing units for people desperately in need of adequate shelter, and completed more than 1,475 water projects that provide lifesaving water and sanitation to hundreds of thousands of people in need.

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