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The Hunger Project
Five Union Square, W., 7th Floor
New York, NY 10003
tel: (212) 251-9100
fax: (212) 532-9785
EIN: 94-2443282

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Board Leadership

Steven J. Sherwood
Chair

CEO

Åsa Skogström Feldt
President and CEO


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International : Development and Relief Services

The Hunger Project

Empowering women and men to end their own hunger

 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall 92.20 4 stars
  Financial 88.97 3 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 4 stars
This rating was published 02/01/2016 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)
79.7%
  Administrative Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Primary Revenue Growth 7.5%
  Program Expenses Growth 8.0%
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.76
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Hunger Project on the FY2014 990 they filed with the IRS

Income Statement     (FYE 12/2014)

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $16,738,298
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $16,738,298
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $16,738,298
   Other Revenue $344,687
TOTAL REVENUE $17,082,985
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $14,604,969
   Administrative Expenses $1,830,255
   Fundraising Expenses $1,879,239
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $18,314,463
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,231,478
   
Net Assets $14,057,708

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Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 12/2014)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$185,441 1.01% Mary Ellen McNish President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$108,333 0.59% Joan Holmes Founding President

Mission

Founded in 1977, The Hunger Project is a global, strategic organization committed to the sustainable end of world hunger. In Africa, Asia and Latin America, The Hunger Project empowers people to lead lives of self-reliance, meet their own basic needs and build better futures for their children. The Hunger Project carries out its mission through three essential activities: mobilizing village clusters at the grassroots level to build self-reliance, empowering women as key change agents, and forging effective partnerships with local government.

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