Charity Navigator - Rating for Food Bank of Northeast Louisiana
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    Food Bank of Northeast Louisiana


    ...Is this your nonprofit?

    ...501(c)(3) organization

    ...Donations are tax-deductible


    ...PO BOX 5048
    Monroe LA 71211-5048

    ...Mail donations to:
    P.O. Box 5048
    Monroe LA 71211


    Monroe LA | IRS ruling year: 1996 | EIN: 72-1333809  


    Our mission is to provide food, hope and dignity to our neighbors who struggle with hunger, and lead the movement to alleviate hunger through education, collaboration and advocacy. The Food Bank of Northeast Louisiana provides about 7 million pounds of food annually to those facing hunger in 12 parishes. Our programs include Partner Agency; BackPacks for Kids; Kids Cabinet; Senior; & Disaster Relief. Together, as a hunger-relief network, we serve about 30,000 people every month. The Food Bank of Northeast Louisiana, a member of Feeding America, is leading the fight against hunger in our community.


    Rating Information


    This charity's score is 100%, earning it a Four-Star rating. If this organization aligns with your passions and values, you can give with confidence.

    This overall score is calculated from multiple beacon scores: 40% Accountability & Finance, 60% Impact & Results. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

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    Impact & Results


    Food Bank of Northeast Louisiana has earned a 100% for the Impact & Results beacon. See the metrics below for more information.

    This beacon estimates the actual impact a charity has on the lives of those it serves, and determines whether it is making good use of donor resources to achieve that impact.

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    Unscored Information

    Largest Programs

    Food Bank of Northeast Louisiana reported its three largest programs on its FY 2021 Form 990 as:


    Spent in most recent FY


    Percent of program expenses

    Providing Food


    Spent in most recent FY


    Percent of program expenses

    Providing Food for Senior Citizens


    Spent in most recent FY


    Percent of program expenses

    Providing Backpacks Containing Food to School Children

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