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Human Services : Multipurpose Human Service Organizations

World Central Kitchen Incorporated

Nourish communities and strengthen economies.

100.00

655 New York Ave NW 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20001
tel: (202) 844-6330   Web Site
EIN: 27-3521132

Board Leadership
Rob Wilder
Chairman

CEO
Nate Mook
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 100.00
  Financial 100.00
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 11/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

World Central Kitchen Incorporated (WCK) uses the power of food to nourish communities and strengthen economies through times of crisis and beyond. After WCK has led an emergency food relief response, our resilience team evaluates the food ecosystem and will make long-term commitments of support when we know we can successfully address chronic food system challenges with our unique mix of talents and resources. Through locally led approaches, our food resilience programs advance human and environmental health, offer access to professional culinary training, create jobs, and improve food security for the people we serve.

World Central Kitchen Incorporated (WCK) uses the power of food to nourish communities and strengthen economies through times of crisis and beyond. After WCK has led an emergency food relief response, our resilience team evaluates the food ecosystem and will make long-term commitments of support when we know we can successfully address chronic food system challenges with our unique mix of talents and resources. Through locally led approaches, our food resilience programs advance human and environmental health, offer access to professional culinary training, create jobs, and improve food security for the people we serve.

Financial

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
85.7%
  Administrative Expenses 4.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.30
  Program Expenses Growth 219.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by World Central Kitchen Incorporated on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by World Central Kitchen Incorporated on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
World Central Kitchen Incorporated (DC) 100.00
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Habitat for Humanity International (GA) 86.18
Lions Clubs International Foundation (IL) 86.47
SBP (LA) 100.00

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $28,484,461
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $451,257
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $28,935,718
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $28,935,718
   Other Revenue $214,543
TOTAL REVENUE $29,150,261
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $15,403,096
   Administrative Expenses $913,936
   Fundraising Expenses $2,277,651
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $18,594,683
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $10,555,578
   
Net Assets $26,314,333

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Disaster Relief Efforts $13,945,116 90.5%
Long Term Programs $1,457,980 9.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 11/01/2021 100.00

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 27-3521132
Name in IRS Master File WORLD CENTRAL KITCHEN INCORPORATED
NTEE Code Q33
NTEE Classification International Relief
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date January, 2012
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$167,308 0.89% Nathan Mook CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
World Central Kitchen Incorporated (DC) 100.00
City Year (MA) 93.18
SBP (LA) 100.00
God's Pit Crew (VA) 89.18
American Red Cross (DC) 88.99

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Charity Contact Info

World Central Kitchen Incorporated
655 New York Ave NW
6th Floor
Washington, DC 20001
tel: (202) 844-6330
EIN: 27-3521132

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Board Leadership

Rob Wilder
Chairman

CEO

Nate Mook
Chief Executive Officer

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